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VOL. 76 PART 1 JANUARY 2018
In other electoral news, the 2017/2018 CBABC executive comprises eleven
officers of the association responsible for the regular activities and administration
of the branch: Bill Veenstra, president; Margaret Mereigh, vice
president; Kenneth Armstrong, secretary treasurer; Michael Welsh, past
president; Jennifer Brun, Sarah Klinger and Sandra Mandanici, each an
officer; Lauren Chu, young lawyers officer; Tina Dion, Q.C., Aboriginal
lawyers representative; and Tina Parbhakar, equality representative.
Trump may trump May; May may trump Trump.
Japan is being urged to adopt anti-smoking laws in advance of the 2020
Richard Pound, C.C., O.Q., Q.C., is counsel in Stikeman Elliott’s tax group.
Among other Olympic accomplishments, he is also a member of the International
Olympic Committee and has twice been its vice-president. He was
featured by Time magazine as one of the “100 Most Influential People in the
World” for his role in the World Anti-Doping Agency, of which he was a
founder. Pound was awarded the Gold and Silver Star of the Order of the
Sacred Treasure by the government of Japan in 1998.
Photo credit: Audrey Bow
Photograph taken at the Law Courts Inn breakfast, held on November 26, 2017. Guess which of the Chief Justices named
in the article starting at page 25 of this issue. Santa sits as throughout the year.