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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New Canadian Anti-Corruption Training Material Available

Apr 21, 2014 - The ACC Compliance Training Portal has published compliance training materials on the Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act.

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Employees’ rights to statutory holidays and annual vacation in Quebec

Jul 20, 2014 - In Quebec, employees' rights to statutory holidays and annual vacation are governed by the Act Respecting Labour Standards ("ALS"), which foresees the

“No-wash” poultry labelling: coming soon to a chicken near you?

Jul 18, 2014 - According to Health Canada, more than 4 million Canadians suffer from food poisoning every year. While most cases are minor with no permanent ill

Amendments to Insurance Companies Act (Canada)

Jul 18, 2014 - On June 19, 2014, amendments to Section 211 of the Insurance Companies Act (Canada) (the "Act") received Royal Assent. The Department of Finance

Being accountable: fiduciary duties and the business judgment rule

Jul 18, 2014 - On July 10, 2014, the Ontario Court of Appeal released an important decision regarding corporate governance and shareholders rights. In the case


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