Deadline extended for comments on PLTC report

The December Benchers’ Bulletin Supplement contained the executive summary from New Directions for Practical Legal Training in British Columbia, a report on an independent review of PLTC.

The original deadline for comments on the report was February 11, but that deadline has now been extended to May 1, 2000 to ensure all interested lawyers, students, legal organizations and others have full opportunity to comment. Depending on the issues raised, the Credentials Committee may consider other forms of consultation as well.

The full text of the report is available in PDF on the Law Society website ( Please direct comments, or requests for a hard copy of the report, to Adam Whitcombe, Director of Statistics & Development, at the Law Society office by mail, by fax to (604) 669-5232 or by email to