British Columbia Chapter

The ACC British Columbia (ACCBC) Chapter serves the needs of nearly 100 in-house lawyers who represent more than 50 organizations through networking, knowledge sharing, and continuing legal education on behalf of the in-house profession. Started in July 2012, ACCBC is the premier networking organization for in-house counsel in British Columbia.

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Limiting Notice Obligation in an Employment Contract - Don’t Forget Benefits

Feb 11, 2016 - Written employment contracts are valuable tools to allow employers and prospective employees to agree in writing on the terms of the employment

Copyright Protection in Canada for Artists

Feb 11, 2016 - In Canada, "copyright" refers to the bundle of rights conferred by the Copyright Act (the Act) on the copyright owner and author of a work. The owner

Canada eases its sanctions on Iran: Eight tips for Canadian businesses seeking to explore Iran-related opportunities

Feb 11, 2016 - On February 5, 2016, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Stéphane Dion, and Canada’s Minister of International Trade, Ms. Chrystia Freeland

Firing after employee’s “generalized threat to get legal advice” was not retaliatory

Feb 11, 2016 - An employee who was fired approximately one month after he told his employer that he “might get legal help” was not the victim of a reprisal, the


Canadian Briefings

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