Aboriginal Law Update: New Law, Emerging Issues & Future Directions

03/06/2008 9:00 am
03/06/2008 5:00 pm

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel

Vancouver, BC

2007 Was a Year of Historic Changes for Aboriginal Peoples in Canada

Aboriginallaw and policy are complex and constantly evolving issues. The pastyear was no exception with the impact of significant new case law andlegislation. These historic changes usher in a new era of hope withrespect to the ongoing goal of reconciliation – over the next fewyears, real progress is expected.

This one-day forum brings together leading Aboriginal law experts whowill walk you through the most important changes and afford you theopportunity to discuss and debate the significant shifts.

You will also have a unique opportunity to learn about the Nisga’a Agreement. Our faculty will examine the key successes and challenges of operating under this modern land claim and self-government agreement. They will also discuss what would be done differently today and what the major lessons are that can assist moving forward with future agreements.