September 14, 2023

Update: Recent Amendments to the Income Tax Act that Impact Lawyers

Further to our eBulletin article of Thursday, Sept. 7, 2023, Recent Amendments to the Income Tax Act that Impact Lawyers, the Federation of Law Societies of Canada filed an application in the British Columbia Supreme Court on Sept. 11, 2023, challenging the constitutionality of the application of recent amendments to the mandatory reporting obligations in the Income Tax Act to members of the legal profession.

Please see the Federation of Law Societies of Canada's news release for more details. 

Read the News Release

Lawyer Portal Network Maintenance Notice

There will be a scheduled outage of the Law Society's Lawyer Portal and Lawyer Directory on Monday, Sept. 18, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. MDT.

During the outage, these platforms will be unavailable.

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service.

Court of King's Bench Announcement

Family Law Town Hall Meeting

Event Details:

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2023

Time: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. MDT


  • Edmonton – Courtroom 317, Law Courts, 1A Sir Winston Churchill Square, T5J 0R2
  • Calgary – Courtroom 1801, Calgary Courts Centre, 601 5th Street SW, T2P 5P7

The town hall will be in-person only and open solely to members of the bar. If members want to submit questions in advance of the meeting, please email External Feedback by no later than 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 22.

Upcoming Events

Assist – 2023 Walk for Wellness | Sept.14-15, 2023

Danger Assessment Training | Sept.14, 2023

THRIVE Calgary | Sept. 27, 2023

Visit our website for a full list of upcoming events.

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