Aboriginal Law Conference 2016

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Keynote Speaker: The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, PC, QC, MP — Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada 


"Jump Start on CPD 2017"
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
; 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

(Original course date: November 25, 2016)

Who should attend: Lawyers practicing in the area of Aboriginal law, in private practice, industry, and government; others who focus on Aboriginal law issues will also benefit, including First Nations organizations, in-house counsel, and law students.

Learning level: All levels

CLEBC is pleased to present The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, keynote speaker at our annual Aboriginal Law Conference. In the morning we will focus on the legal and pragmatic implications of current developments affecting First Nations, government, and industry. You will learn why practicing lawyers need to know about Indigenous laws, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and what the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommendations can mean on the ground. In the afternoon, we will update you on economic development, regulatory approval processes for large projects, and the latest in the world of BC mining. Join us for your annual update - you won’t want to miss this one!

Past attendees said it best...

"Excellent timely topics - thorough - good review current case law"

"Overall, the range of perspectives captured by the variety of featured speakers was very helpful and engaging."

"Latest developments - always an essential tool in keeping up to date." 

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6.75 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chair
Leah Sisi-ya-ama George-Wilson — Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP, Vancouver

Keynote Speaker
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, PC, QC, MP — Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada

"Jump Start on CPD 2017"
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