Members must register for EACH session they wish to attend.
Until CALL resumes in person events “Not So Common Law” will be available in a virtual format for all CALL members to enjoy. This program is facilitated and presented by Jim Conway, CALL member & lawyer.
For more information contact Facilitator
Legal Actions Against the Crown and Governments
Rex non potest peccare (“The King can do no legal wrong”]
Presenter: Jim Conway
Are governments above the law (just because they happen to have a majority in Parliament or a provincial legislature)? Is the Crown or a government immune from civil suit or criminal prosecution? Can you sue the government for its infringement of your legal rights? Or to protect the environment?
Monday, February 22, 2021 at 1 P.M.
** You must be a Member of CALL to register
About Not So Common Law
We are going to explore the historical and social background of some of the intriguing, interesting and important legal cases which have had lasting impact on our society and affect our lives today. Each month we will have a presentation about some of these famous and fascinating cases, plus the opportunity to discuss legal current affairs. Legal issues and law cases will be based on current events and participants ’ interests. Some of our upcoming topics are:
Dates and Details
|When:||Last Monday of the month (with exceptions)|
|Time:||1:00 - 3:00 PM|
Jan 25, Feb 22, Mar 22, Apr 26, May 24, June 28, 2021
|Where:||Online Zoom meetings until in person meetings are allowed.|
|Presenter:||Jim Conway, lawyer|
Dale Rudd, Coordinator
** You must be a member of CALL to register
Civil Rights--Canadian Law on the Subject of Racism and Discrimination