2016 SABA Fall Conference

On November 24, 2016, SABABC hosted its 10th Annual Fall Conference at Aria Banquet Hall. Over 70 members attended to obtain 4.5 of their Continuing Legal Education credits and socialize at a post-event mixer. The presentations included the following: 12:00-1:00 Lunch and Learn: Family Law (Use of Arbitration and Mediation) Speaker: Angiola De Stefanis, Alliance…

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SABABC Member & Former President Jeevyn Dhaliwal Re-Elected As a Bencher of the Law Society

VANCOUVER COUNTY BY-ELECTION RESULTS Jeevyn Dhaliwal and Jasmin Z. Ahmad have been elected Benchers for Vancouver county in the November 15, 2016 by-election. Their one-year terms begin on January 1, 2017. Jeevyn Dhaliwal was called to the bar in 1998 and practices workplace immigration law as a solicitor with Larlee, Rosenberg. As an elected Bencher in…

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SABABC MEMBER, DIRECTOR AND FORMER PRESIDENT JEEVYN DHALIWAL RUNS FOR LAW SOCIETY BENCHER

We are pleased that long-time SABABC member, former president and current Board Member, Jeevyn Dhaliwal, is letting her name stand again for re-election in the LSBC Vancouver County By-election which is underway.  There are eleven candidates running for two vacant seats.  As the first South Asian to be elected a Bencher in Vancouver County, you…

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Islamophobia Hotline

Islamophobia Hotline On March 9, 2016, SABABC joined eight other legal organizations to support the launch of the Islamophobia Legal Assistance Hotline. The Hotline was launched in response to a nationwide increase, in recent months, in reported incidents of racial and faith-related discrimination against Muslims and those perceived to be Muslim. The Hotline is intended to connect individuals…

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