CHBA 2019 AGM Results – Board of Directors’ Election & By-Law Amendments

Thank you to all of the CHBA members who participated – by proxy vote (through GetQuorum) or in person – in the Canadian Hispanic Bar Association‘s 2019 Annual General Meeting on July 4, 2019 at The Advocates’ Society in Toronto.

The AGM reached quorum. The results of the motions to amend the CHBA’s by-laws are as follows:

Motion #3 – To amend the bylaws as related to memberships rights (ie to have a Group A and Group B) – Passed.

Motion #4 – To amend the bylaws to add a Friend category into Membership Group B – Passed.

Motion #5 – To amend the bylaws to add a Corporate category into Membership Group B – Passed.

Motion #6 – To amend the bylaws to add an Internationally Trained Lawyer category into Membership Group B – Passed.

Motion #7 – To amend the bylaws to add a Licensed Paralegal category into Membership Group B – Passed.

Motion #8 – To amend the bylaws to add a Paralegal Licensee Category into Membership Group B – Passed.

Motion #9 – To amend the bylaws to add a Paralegal Student category into Membership Group B – Passed. 

The  2019-2021 CHBA’s Board of Directors are: 

  • Luis Chacin
  • Laura Chaves Paz
  • Nadia Halum Arauz
  • Wendy Lopez
  • Veronica Marson
  • Victoria Romero
  • Antonio Franco Urdaneta