Substantive law topics

Appellate Practice
  • Effective Oral Advocacy in the Court of Appeal (2020)
  • Effective Written Advocacy: A Guide to Writing Persuasive Factums (2020)
  • Criminal Appeal Basics: Deciding to Appeal and Basic Steps (2020)
  • Court of Appeal Criminal Chambers Practice Tips (2020)
Civil Resolution Tribunal
  • CRT New Areas of Jurisdiction (2018)
Criminal Law Topics
  • Ethics in Criminal Practice Part 2 (2020)
  • Indigenous Courts: A cross-jurisdictional perspective (2020)
  • The Art of the Deft Direct (2020)
  • The Art of Advocacy: Effective Cross-Examination (2020)
  • Navigating Section 276 and 278 Criminal Code Matters for Complainant Counsel (2020)
  • Challenging the Lawfulness of Searches in Criminal Proceedings (2020)
  • Ethics in Criminal Practice (2020)
  • Bail and Sentencing in the Time of Pandemic (2020)
  • Protest Law: Understanding the Law of Injunctions and Contempt of Court (2019)
  • Not Criminally Responsible: A Primer (2017)
  • Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions (2017)
  • Prison and Parole Law (2018)
  • Gladue Submissions: Preparing Gladue Sentencing Submissions (2018)
  • Gladue Reports: Perspective from the Bench (2016)
  • Gladue Reports: Perspective from Defence Counsel (2016)
  • Gladue Reports: Perspective from Legal Services Society (2016)
Employment Standards
  • Employment Standards Tribunal (2018)
Family Law Topics
  • An Introduction to Upcoming Changes to the Divorce Act (2020)
  • Bankruptcy and Family Lawyers (2018)
  • Interjurisdictional Support Orders (2018)
  • Unbundling your Family Law Practice (2017)
  • Family and Immigration Law (2017)
  • Child Protection, Family Law and Kinship Care (2017)
  • Intersection of the FLA and WESA (2016)
  • Family Property on Reserve Parts 1 and 2 (2016)
Freedom of Information Series
  • FOI: Tips and troubleshooting (2019)
  • FOI Parts 1 and 2 (2018)
Gender Equality
  • BC Gender Equality Report Card: An Overview (2020)
Human Rights Law Series
  • Know your rights: a primer for advocates & services providers (2019)
  • BC Human Rights Law for Advocates Parts 1 and 2 (2018)
Indigenous Law
  • Indigenous Rights in BC and Indian Act Amendments (2020)
  • Indian Day Schools in Canada (2020)
  • Metis Legal Issues (2020)
  • Navigating Housing on ReserveĀ (2019)
Personal Planning, Estates and Trusts
  • Health Care Consent and Physicians Orders (2017)
  • Medical Assistance in Dying (2016)
  • Personal Planning Tools (2016)
  • Disability Trust Planning (2016)
    Refugee and Immigration Law Topics
    • Refugee Law Basics: An Introduction to Refugee Law (2018)
    • Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions (2017)
    • Canadian Lawyers and the Impact of US Executive Orders (2017)
    Residential Tenancy
    • Residential Tenancy Law in BC (2018)
    • Manufactured Home Park Basics (2017)
    Standard of Review
    • Standard of review: a primer & recent changes (2020)