James G. (Jim) Matkin, Q.C. is a former British Columbia, Canada deputy minister of labour and of intergovernmental relations, former President and CEO of the Business Council of British Columbia, and a former British Columbia Law Society secretary and executive director. He was part of the team which drafted the British Columbia Labour Relations Board legislation in 1973, and he drafted the first human rights code of BC, floated the Non Obstante clause compromise that was adopted in the Canadian Constitution, and is credited with "cleaning up" the Vancouver stock exchange through his one-man commission of enquiry.

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  • James G. (Jim) Matkin, Q.C. is a former British Columbia, Canada deputy minister of labour and of intergovernmental relations, former President and CEO of the Business Council of British Columbia, and a former British Columbia Law Society secretary and executive director. He was part of the team which drafted the British Columbia Labour Relations Board legislation in 1973, and he drafted the first human rights code of BC, floated the Non Obstante clause compromise that was adopted in the Canadian Constitution, and is credited with "cleaning up" the Vancouver stock exchange through his one-man commission of enquiry. (en)
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  • James G. (Jim) Matkin, Q.C. is a former British Columbia, Canada deputy minister of labour and of intergovernmental relations, former President and CEO of the Business Council of British Columbia, and a former British Columbia Law Society secretary and executive director. He was part of the team which drafted the British Columbia Labour Relations Board legislation in 1973, and he drafted the first human rights code of BC, floated the Non Obstante clause compromise that was adopted in the Canadian Constitution, and is credited with "cleaning up" the Vancouver stock exchange through his one-man commission of enquiry. (en)
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