MEETING: Tuesday, September 13, 2016

SPEAKERS:Scott Wheeler and John Coupar
TOPIC: Estate Matters

Scott Wheeler from the VICTORIA PROBATE REGISTRY and John Coupar from HORNE COUPAR will be our speakers for the September meeting. They will both speak to us about ESTATE MATTERS.
Scott will provide us with reasons applications are rejected and Mr. Coupar will address WESA – Wills Estates and Succession Act and related probate matters. Bring your questions

This will be of interest to all those working in this area, beginners or veterans!

President’s Notes

Thank you to last meeting’s guests Dianne Lezetc  &  Justice Robert Johnson who spoke to us about determining what type of home is best for you, what you need to know about your credit, finances & mortgage options, the buying process and legal considerations and closing costs.

MEMBERSHIP: Be sure to renew your annual membership for just $35.00 There is a fillable membership form on our newly revamped website
New job postings are available on our website – don’t forget to ask for the password with your updated membership.

October’s theme is ICBC & Personal Injury with guest speakers The Honorable Mr. Justice J. Keith Bracken of the Supreme Court of BC, Lorenzo Oss-Cech of Hutchison Oss-Cech Marlatt, and Ralph Cheeseman of Back In Motion Assessment Services.

PROMOTION: Beginning in June, each time you attend a meeting and/or become a member your name is entered into a draw for a one night stay for two at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel. To claim your prize you must be in attendance when your name is drawn at our Annual Silent Auction on November 29



Date:   Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Join us for dinner:  Chicken Cannelloni with hot seasonal vegetables, Caesar Salad, Potato Salad, multi-grain dinner rolls and chef’s dessert. Coffee, tea and fountain soft drinks are included.  Vegetarian Meal available on request.

Place:                           Comfort Hotel 3020 Blanshard Street

Cost:                            $25.00 Member / $28.00 Guest

Cocktails:                    5:30 p.m. – Dinner at 6:00 p.m.

Please be sure that dinner reservations are received by Friday, September 9, 2016 . Please forward your reservation:

By e-mail to: or

By mail to: VLSA 3216 Browning St, Victoria, BC V8P 4C4

Deliver to:  VLSA Court Box 147

Please note we accept cheques made payable to V.L.S.A., cash at the door and e-transfers to

** Business Attire Only Please**