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Shout-Out for Free Legal Education

Courthouse Libraries’ BC and Povnet are offering free, high-quality webinars on a variety of legal topics. Join Monique from Ethos and Raji Mangat from West Coast LEAF for a one-hour webinar on Arguing the Charter Before Administrative Decision-Makers on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 12:30 pm.  We hope to see you online!

The Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act examined

“The Modest Career of the Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act” has been published in the Canadian International Lawyer (2014), v. 10(1).  Read the article here.  Canadian International Lawyer subscribers and members of the Canadian Bar Association can access complete editions of the journal here.

Supreme Court of Canada releases decision in Kazemi Estate v. Islamic Republic of Iran

On October 10, 2014, the Court released its decision in Kazemi Estate.  Read the decision here and read commentary in the National magazine’s blog here. Monique was counsel to the intervenor, Canadian Bar Association. The video of the hearing, the written arguments of the parties and the intervenors, and other materials related to the case are available on the Court’s web site, here.

Farewell to a dear friend and colleague

Winds of change are blowing here at Ethos.  At the end of April, we are saying a bientot to our friend and colleague, Katrina Pacey, one of the founding partners of the firm and, of late, associate counsel at Ethos.  Katrina will be sorely missed around the office, but we will be cheering her on as she […]