Aboriginal Law - Vancouver Island Section Meeting 

Mar. 20, 2019
Victoria BC

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Intellectual Property Law & Indigenous Cultural Appropriation 
This meeting is being hosted by the Aboriginal Law - Vancouver Island Section.

Speaker(s): Vanessa Udy, Woodward & Co.
Mavis Underwood, Councillor and Traditional Knowledge Holder, Tsawout First Nation
Jennifer Pighin, Inter-Disciplinary Artist, Gitdumden Clan of the Wet'suwet'en people, a  Lheidli T'enneh First Nation Member, Educator 
Time: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (Pacific Time)
Location: Victoria Courthouse, Barristers' Lounge, 850 Burdett Street, Victoria, BC
CPD Hours: 1.50
Please note that this is an estimate of the total hours of CPD that are being offered. Upon the conclusion of the meeting, an assessment will be made as to exactly how many hours will be approved.
This meeting will provide participants an opportunity to hear from a lawyer and two indigenous leaders regarding issues related to intellectual property law and cultural appropriation in the indigenous context. While Vanessa Udy will provide some intellectual property basics, Mavis Underwood will speak to indigenous legal orders in the WSANEC traditions and Jennifer Pighin will discuss her experiences in working with lawyers to protect the appropriation of indigenous artwork. 

Accessibility & Inclusiveness
The CBABC provides access to Section activities for all members. The facilities for this meeting may be wheelchair accessible. For information about accessible parking or to communicate your request for other accommodation you require, please contact CBABC Sections at sections@cbabc.org.

We also welcome your suggestions for enhancing the inclusiveness of our activities.

Please ensure to sign-in at the meeting; failure to sign-in will result in de-registration. CBABC requires this as a record to confirm your attendance for this meeting for your CPD reporting (if applicable).


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