SABABC 2017 Fall Conference

FINAL NOTICE, please RSVP for SABABC’s 2017 Fall Conference:  Date:              Monday, November 6, 2017  Time:              9:00am Registration, 9:30am Start (full day) Location:       Aria Banquet Hall – Surrey  RSVP:            hgill@fasken.com    Agenda 9:00-9:30 Registration, Coffee and Networking 9:30-10:30 Judges Panel: Justice Wilcock (BCCA), Justice Groves (BCSC), CJ Crabtree (BCPC),…

Student Mentorship Event

On February 23, 2017, SABABC launched the 2017 Mentorship Program at Shebeen Whiskey House in Vancouver BC.  The event was a great success and many young students and lawyers were given the opportunity to meet and connect with their SABABC mentor. The response from mentors interested in participating in the program has been encouraging and…

Officials in U.S. and India Condemn Shooting of Sikh Man in Washington State

The South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia (“SABA BC”) stands in solidarity with the South Asian Bar Association of North America (“SABA North America”), and echoes its recent statements condemning President Trump’s new executive order, which is again seeking to halt immigration from several Muslim-majority countries and prevent refugees from entering the United States.…

SABABC Statement on Trump Executive Order

Statement on Behalf of the South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia The South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia (“SABABC”) stands in solidarity with the South Asian Bar Association of North America (“SABA North America”) concerning President Trump’s recent executive orders barring the entry of refugees, and halting all immigration from seven Muslim-majority states.…