Monday, February 20, 2012

Forum on the new BC Family Law Act in Vancouver - March 9, 2012

Women, Violence and BC’s New Family Law: Applying a Feminist Lens


Agnes Huang
Barrister & Solicitor

Susan B. Boyd
Professor of Law  Chair in Feminist Legal Studies
Director, Centre for Feminist Legal Studies

Laura Track
Legal Director
West Coast Women's Legal Education & Action Fund

Angela Marie MacDougall
Executive Director
Battered Women’s Support Services


A family law forum


SFU Joseph and Rosalie Segal Centre
 515 West Hastings Street


Friday, March 9, 2012
9:30 am – 12:30 pm


In November 2011, British Columbia passed a brand new Family Law Act, which will be phased in over the next year. From a feminist lens, this forum will discuss and debate key changes to the province’s family law and considerations for women who experience violence.


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