Letter Re: Anti-Homophobia Legislation for BC Schools

We wrote to the Premier urging her to show leadership on addressing homophobic and transphobic bullying by implementing a province-wide anti-homophobia policy for all BC schools. We reminded her of the government’s legal obligation to provide an education system Read More

Submission Re: Adequate Funding for Legal Aid

In our 2011 submissions to BC’s Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services, we again called on the province to invest in legal aid, highlighting the fact that while inadequate legal aid affects us all, the lack of legal Read More

Submission Re: Funding for Legal Aid Services

In our 2010 submissions to BC’s Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services, we highlighted the importance of investing in legal aid in the province, noting that underfunding legal aid damages our economy, is detrimental to the health and Read More

Submission Re: Research on Workplace Dispute Resolution

When the BC Law Institute was asked by government conduct research and analysis on new workplace dispute resolution mechanisms for BC, we shared our concerns regarding the possibility of a workplace “super-tribunal” and the abolishment of the BC Human Read More