March 15 Vancouver, BC Reception

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You Are Invited to a Joint Reception
Between the Canadian Bar Association of British Columbia International Law Section and the Washington State Bar Association
International Practice Section
Date: Thursday, March 15, 2007
Time: 5:00 p.m. Location: Law Courts Inn,
Vancouver, B.C., CANADA
Speaker: Mr. Justice Edward Chiasson
of the British Columbia Court of Appeal
Topic: British Columbia as a Venue
for International Commercial Arbitration
R.S.V.P.: Please R.S.V.P. to Mark Derricott,
210 Summit Ave. East, Seattle, WA 98102,
with a check for $30 made out to “WSBA”.
Includes light hors d’oeuvres and liquid refreshments.
This is an opportunity to meet and mingle with international law practitioners in Vancouver, and to talk about a topic of mutual interest – international commercial arbitration.
About the speaker: Mr. Justice Edward C. Chiasson was appointed to the Court of Appeal for British Columbia on October 12, 2006. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Justice Chiasson was a trial lawyer and a specialist in international commercial arbitrations. While in practice, Mr. Justice Chiasson regularly sat on arbitral panels. He was a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and of the College of Commercial Arbitrators and was listed on the rosters of the London Court of International Arbitration, the American Arbitration Association and the World Intellectual Property Organization. He was also a founding trustee of the British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre.
This event is co-sponsored with the British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre and the International Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association.
For more information: please contact Michael Herbst at 206-628-6607.
To join the Section: contact Mark Derricott at 206-325-6271 or

International Practice Section, Washington State Bar Association