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A Year in Review: Judicial Golden Nuggets

Jul 22, 2022

In keeping with the annual tradition of getting together with the local bar in the regions throughout Alberta, the Court of Queen’s Bench is pleased to be presenting an information session for Lawyers and Students-at-law this summer. This year’s seminar covers procedural updates and cases of interest decided over the past 12 months in the criminal, family, and civil practice areas. We will also have an update on SafeRoads judicial review decisions, some information on the surrogate practice reforms and the Court’s French language policy.

Each seminar will be conducted by a Justice of this Court. Participating lawyers, as officers of the Court, and their students may ask questions about changes to Court practice and provide feedback about general issues of concern in their region.  We look forward to the opportunity to meet with you and discuss recent developments in the law and practice in an informal and relaxed setting.

The locations, dates and times of the seminars are currently scheduled as follows:

Ft. McMurrayJustice Janice Ashcroft   September 2, 2022 - 12:00pm
Grande PrairieJustice Rod Jerke August 3, 2022 - 12:30pm - In person
HintonJustice Susan E. Richardson  July 19, 2022 - 12:00pm – In person
Lethbridge                              Justice Kubik     August 22, 2022 -12:30pm
Medicine HatJustice Johnna Kubik   September 6, 2022 - 12:30pm
Peace RiverJustice Anna Loparco  August 30, 2022 -12:30pm - In person
Red DeerJustice Eleanor Funk     August 24, 2022 – Time TBC - In person
St. Paul Justice Peter MichalyshynAugust 22, 2022 - 1:00pm - In person
WetaskiwinJustice John Little   September date/time to be confirmed

This announcement will be updated as dates and times are confirmed.

For seminars conducted online through Webex, participants may contact the Court Coordinator in their region to obtain a link to the session.