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.

ACC Newsstand

Supreme Court recognizes good-faith contractual performance as an organizing principle of common law

Nov 21, 2014 - In its recent decision in Bhasin v Hrynew, the Supreme Court of Canada harmonized decades of “unsettled and incoherent” case law about applying the

Supreme Court of Canada confirms pregnant employees are entitled to two periods of “top up”

Nov 20, 2014 - On November 14, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada issued a three sentence decision that has important implications for Canadian employers who provide

New Canadian voting guidelines for 2015 proxy season

Nov 20, 2014 - Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass Lewis have issued their Canadian proxy voting guidelines for the upcoming proxy season. The

Canadian perspective on legal issues and challenges facing the use of genetic resources under the Nagoya Protocol

Nov 20, 2014 - The Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit-sharing (the Protocol), adopted in 2010 by the parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity(the


Canadian Briefings

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