The Law Reform Commission is hiring a law student research assistant for Summer 2014. The deadline for applications is March 5, 2014. For details on the position and how to apply, please see the job description. Good luck!
The Federation of Law Reform Agencies of Canada (FOLRAC) is presenting a symposium from February 20-22, 2014, at Allard Hall, University of British Columbia. The symposium is co-hosted by the Commission and the British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI), and the theme is “Engaging the Public and Government.” Representatives from each of the member agencies will be in attendance, as will be representatives from the British Columbia Ministry of Justice and the Scottish Law Commission. The registration deadline is January 15, 2014. For information on registration, please contact the Director of Research.
The Law Reform Commission of Saskatchewan and the Ministry of Justice are jointly presenting a “Legislation and Law Reform Update” on February 6, 2014 at the CBA Saskatchewan Mid-Winter Meeting in Regina. The Commission’s presentation will include an opportunity for those in attendance to comment on the Reform to The Land Contracts (Actions) Act project. Please join us and share your views.
The Law Reform Commission of Saskatchewan will be meeting with the CBA Saskatchewan Family Law South Section on Thursday, January 23, 2014, to discuss the Reform of The Land Contracts (Actions) Act: Consultation Paper. The Commission will be taking this opportunity to solicit feedback on the issues raised in the Consultation Paper, focusing on the role of family breakdown in foreclosure. To register, please contact the Canadian Bar Association – Saskatchewan Branch.