Imposing Extreme Restraints On What Governments Can Do: TILMA

Posted on Tuesday, February 20 at 11:17 by BC Mary
The Trade, Investment, and Labour Mobility Agreement (TILMA) between Alberta and BC is an unprecedented agreement, imposing extreme constraints on what governments can do. Ottawa-based lawyer and trade expert Steven Shrybman will discuss his recently published legal analysis of TILMA. "The likely impacts of TILMA represent a profound assault on the capacity of present and future governments in BC and Alberta to serve the public interest." - Steven Shrybman March 5, 7:00 - 9:00pm Vancouver Public Library Basement level, Alma Van Dusen and Peter Kay rooms Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Council of Canadians, 604.688.8846. Sponsored by: B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union, Check Your Head, the BC Teachers Federation, the Canadian Union of Public Employees BC and the Council of Canadians Steven Shrybman is a lawyer with Sack Goldblatt, Mitchell LLP _______________________________________________ [Proofreader's note: this article was edited for spelling and typos on February 21, 2007]

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