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Membership Renewal – 2015

It’s that time of year to renew your membership to the Canadian American Bar Association for 2015

To renew, please visit here and pay your membership dues.  If you joined in the last two months, we’ll consider your dues as extending through 2015.  Note, there are no membership dues for students and professors.

Please also take this moment to review our Member Directory to confirm your profile is up to date.  You can email any profile changes to me at president@canambar.com.

Best regards,
Sarah

December 9, 2014 |

New York Networking Cocktail Reception (March 13, 2014)

The Canadian American Bar Association invites its members and their guests to a New York Networking Cocktail Reception

Thursday, March 13, 2014
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Special Guest
Jean-Philippe Linteau of the Consulate General of Canada in New York will discuss the Consulate’s current initiatives with the private sector in the investment, innovation and energy areas.


Offices of Dorsey & Whitney LLP
51 West 52nd Street, at 6th Avenue
9th Floor
New York, NY

Please RSVP to: Renda.Elizabeth@dorsey.com

March 1, 2014 |

CABA 2013 Holiday Party at Bigfoot Lodge in LA!

image_766CABA invites its SoCal attorney members to join us for specialty drinks (try the marshmallow flaming “Roasted Shemlla”!) and holiday cheer at the rustic “Bigfoot Lodge”.  You’ll think you’re back in Canada once you step inside this iconic bar and its fabulous drinks and decor.

 

 

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WHEN – Thursday December 5th
TIME – 6-8 p.m.
ADDRESS: 3172 Los Feliz Blvd. Los Angeles (off the 5 Freeway – Atwater Village/Los Feliz)
WEBSITE: http://www.bigfootlodge.com
RSVP: dmcfarlane888@hotmail.com

 

 

David McFarlane, Esq.
CEO – Health Care Reform Attorneys, P.C.
President Elect – Lesbian and Gay Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
President – Western Pension & Benefits Council – Los Angeles
Board of Directors – Barlow Respiratory Hospital
Board of Directors - SHARE!
Advisory Committee – Kenfield Capital Strategies
Past President – Canadian American Bar Association
Past Chairman - Board of Directors – AIDS Service Center
Advisory Committee – Office of Mayor of Los Angeles

November 25, 2013 |

CABA Toronto Cocktail Networking Event – October 24th

CABA invites its Toronto and surrounding area members to a cocktail networking event to be held on October 24, 2013 at MERCATTO @ Bay & Adelaide, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Open bar & hors d’oeuvres. We look forward to seeing everyone!
 
Hosted by CABA’s Canadian representatives, Monique Couture of Gowlings and Daniel Bourque of Xerox. Please R.S.V.P. by October 21st to Monique at monique.couture@gowlings.com.

October 18, 2013 |

Cross-border conference with the New York City Bar Association

CABA is currently in discussions with the New York City Bar Association about participating in the organization of a CLE program on cross-border issues to be held in the Fall 2013 or Winter 2014.

We have been asked to canvas our membership for cross-border-related topics or issues that are top of mind currently for cross-border legal practitioners.

Please email any sugestions you may have to my attention at president@canambar.com or robertson.sarah@dorsey.com.

Thanks in advance!

Best,

Sarah Robertson
Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
President, CABA

 

August 8, 2013 |

New President & VP Canada of CABA

Congratulations to Sarah Robertson, a partner at the law firm Dorsey & Whitney in NYC on becoming the new President of the Canadian American Bar Association (CABA) effective January 1, 2013.

Joining her will be Daniel Bourque (Senior Corporate Counsel and Chief Privacy Office at Xerox Canada, Toronto) as CABA’s Vice President, Canada.

We still have open nominations for Vice President (U.S.) and Secretary/Treasurer of CABA. If interested please contact me at president@canambar.com

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

David

David McFarlane
President, Canadian American Bar Association

www.canambar.com

November 16, 2012 |

Election for President of CABA and Other Executive Officers

We are holding elections for the 2013-14 President, Vice President, Vice-President Canada and Secretary-Treasurer positions of the Canadian American Bar Association. These are 2 year terms commencing January 1, 2013. If you are interested in running for any of the positions, please send me at president@canambar.com, by November 15th, a short statement about why you would be interested in the position. The statements will be compiled and provided to the members at one time, who will then have an opportunity to vote.

It’s been a pleasure to serve as your President for the last 2 years and I want to thank our current Officers for all their dedicated work and support of CABA!

Best regards,

David

David McFarlane
President Canadian American Bar Association
www.CanAmBar.com
president@canambar.com

November 7, 2012 |

Election for New President and Officers of CABA

Dear Members: 

In November we will be holding elections for the 2013-14 President, Vice President, Vice-President Canada and Secretary-Treasurer positions of the Canadian American Bar Association.  These are two year terms commencing January 1, 2013. If you are interested in running for any of the positions, please send me, by November 15th, a short statement about why you would be interested in the position.  The statements will be compiled and provided to the members at one time, who will then have an opportunity to vote. 

It’s been a pleasure to serve as your President for the last 2 years and I want to thank our current Officers for all their dedicated work and support of CABA!

Best regards,

David

David McFarlane – President Canadian American Bar Association

www.CanAmBar.com

president@canambar.com

 

October 30, 2012 |

Los Angeles Mixer Event

Los Angeles Bar Assoc. International Law Section will host a fun and casual mixer with members of the Canadian-American Bar Association, Canada California Business Council, and Canadians Abroad. If you have any questions, please email brianschaller@brianschaller.com.

Date: Thursday, September 20, 2012
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Place: X bar at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
2025 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles, CA 90067
www.xbarla.com
Cost: Free (Cash Bar)
Parking: Valet or nearby Westfield Century City Mall (3 hrs Free)
RSVP: None necessary; but feel free to email brianschaller@brianschaller.com to let us know you’re coming.

This is a great opportunity to meet Canada’s powerful business leaders and mingle with successful attorneys from north of the border.

See our co-sponsor’s websites:

· Canadian-American Bar Association http://www.canambar.com/officers/
· Canada California Business Council http://cabusinesscouncil.org/
· Canadians Abroad http://www.canadiansabroad.com/

September 17, 2012 |
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