The Task Force on Financial Literacy, appointed by the Government of Canada in June 2009, published its Final Report this morning. Entitled, Canadians and their Money: Building a Brighter Financial Future, this report builds on consultations with over 170 organizations and over 300 submissions, and makes 30 recommendations aimed at enhancing financial literacy of Canadians.
BCLI welcomes Lisa Peters and Stanley Rule as new members and directors.
Peters is a lawyer with the firm of Lawson Lundell LLP in Vancouver, British
Columbia. She heads the firm's research and opinions department, where her
practice focusses on conflicts of laws, constitutional law, contract law, statutory
interpretation, and Crown law.