May 30, 2017

Older Immigrant Women: Surviving Violence, Calling for Change

Overview In collaboration with Vancouver & Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services Society, the CCEL has launched a new Older Women’s Dialogue Project tool development group for older immigrant women living in the Vancouver area who have survived violence or abuse. The Older Women’s Dialogue Project explores: What are the Read more…

April 11, 2017

Vulnerable Investor Protective Action and Legal Safe Harbour Project

Overview FAIR Canada and the Canadian Centre for Elder Law engaged in a joint one-year project funded by the Law Foundation of Ontario regarding the interplay of investment securities, elder financial abuse, mental capacity and good faith third party notifications. The project considered the development of a conduct protocol and Read more…

February 8, 2017

Annual Report 2017

December 12, 2016

Inclusive Investing: Respecting the Rights of Vulnerable Investors through Supported Decision Making

Overview Over the years, the CCEL has led a number of projects on mental capacity, decision-making rights, and related barriers to access to justice faced by people living with dementia and other disabilities. The Inclusive Investing Project was developed to explore capacity and supported decision-making in the investment context. The Read more…

September 2, 2015

Financing Litigation Legal Research Project