Research Lawyers-South 

Mar. 13, 2020
Calgary AB

Notice of Meeting - Research Lawyers Section (South)  

March 13, 2020 @ 12:00

Canadian Bar Association 
710, 777 - 8 Avenue SW
Calgary AB

Speakers: Billie Fortier, MLT Aikins LLP

Billie advises First Nations and Métis communities on matters related to economic development, commercial leasing, industry partnerships and community governance. Billie is a member of the Fort McKay Métis Nation and a member of the Indigenous Bar Association.


Topic: An Aboriginal Law Practitioners' Guide to Legal Research – The things you need to know and the places you need to look to serve First Nations and Métis communities.

Billie Fortier will review practical sources for researching primary and secondary sources relevant to aboriginal law. Some areas she will touch on:

  • A brief comparison of Aboriginal Law and Indigenous Law;
  • Where to find laws enacted by First Nations and Metis communities;
  • Where to find Band Council Resolutions; and
  • Who to contact when you need information from on-reserve members.



Cost: Full Section Members - No charge 
Materials Only & Non-Section Members* - $25.00
(Includes GST. R#100760487) Payment can be made by cheque, Visa or Mastercard. 

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RSVP's must be received at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.

*Materials only or non-section members who confirm and do not attend will still be charged the fee. Section memberships are individual memberships and are not transferable nor are substitutions permitted at meetings.  You must be a current National CBA member in order to attend.

 

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