Title Insurance Report

September 14, 2007

The report of the Task Force on Title Insurance Issues is now posted in the Publications and Forms/Reports section of the Law Society website.

This is a reminder that lawyers and other interested parties who wish to comment on the report must do so before October 12, 2007.

Queen's Counsel Nominations

The Ministry of Attorney General is calling for nominations for new Queen's Counsel. Under the Queen's Counsel Act, the Lieutenant Governor in Council, on recommendation of the Attorney General, may bestow on lawyers in British Columbia the honorary title of Queen's Counsel to recognize exceptional merit and contribution to the legal profession.

Nomination packages are available on the Ministry of Attorney General's website . Nominations must be postmarked or faxed no later than midnight, November 1, 2007.

2007 Pacific Legal Technology Conference

Early bird registration has been extended to September 19.

The Law Society of BC is proud to be a sponsor of the 2007 Pacific Legal Technology Conference on October 10, 2007 at the Westin Bayshore Resort & Marina. Learn what's new in legal technology and how to use it effectively to manage your professional obligations and maximize the efficiency of your practice. Register before September 19 to receive the early bird discount.