Events/Releases

Kirsh to co-chair program on resolving estate disputes

Toronto estate litigator Felice Kirsh is set to co-chair an upcoming program on managing, mediating and litigating estate disputes, presented by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Seminar to discuss benefits of arbitrating small commercial disputes

On March 24, professional development portal CPD On-Time will offer a seminar and webcast on ‘Arbitrating Small Commercial Disputes,’ featuring discussions on the many practical advantages of choosing arbitration over litigation for disputes under $100,000. Read more

Panel to discuss legal issues raised in The Practice

On March 7, Hamilton criminal lawyer Jeffrey Manishen will join fellow speakers to explore interesting legal questions that were raised in three episodes of The Practice, at an event hosted by Beth Jacob Synagogue. Read more

Interactive workshop helps linguists stand out

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a five-part live interactive online workshop in March, outlining how linguists can stand out in the language services industry. Read more

Cohen to share insights on fertility law at LGBT family event

On Feb. 25, Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will share her expertise on Canada’s fertility laws at ‘The Modern LGBT Family: Parenthood and Estate Planning’ event, offered in conjunction with Pride at Work Canada, TD and Fasken Martineau. Read more

Huberman to speak at Canadian Crowdfunding Summit

On March 3, Toronto commercial arbitrator Marvin Huberman will share his insight into how to protect yourself, your business and your crowdfunding investment at the the 2 nd Annual Canadian Crowdfunding Summit. Read more

Seminar to explore tenancy issues

On Feb. 27, professional development portal CPD On-Time will offer a seminar on ‘Bed Bug Bites and Other Tenancy Matters,’ featuring presentations on interesting cases involving bed bugs, hoarders and other landlord and tenant issues. Read more

Webinar to focus on legal research as practice management tool

Professional development portal CPD On-Time will host a webinar on Feb. 21, outlining how to effectively use legal research as a tool in the management of client files. Read more

CPD webinar to focus on real estate tax issues

Toronto tax litigation lawyer David J. Rotfleisch is hosting a webinar via CPDonline.ca, where he shares his expertise on the tax implications lawyers may encounter when dealing with clients’ real estate issues. Read more

Event to provide guidance on employment agreement clauses

Toronto-area employment lawyer Laura Williams will share her expertise on key clauses in employment agreements at an upcoming event hosted by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

'Nuts and Bolts' webinars to cover estates, family law basics

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is presenting a series of live webinars this month via ezCPD.ca, aimed at walking legal practitioners through the drafting of basic wills and powers of attorney, separation agreements and holding a family law four-way meeting. Read more

Cohen to speak at assisted reproduction colloquium

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will speak at the 8th annual colloquium on the legal and policy issues associated with assisted reproduction in Canada on Feb. 6 in Montreal. Read more

Deliscar hosts legal correspondence, contracts webinar series for linguists

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a two-part live webinar series for linguists in February on the language of legal correspondence and contracts, in association with ProZ.com. Read more

Dvorkin to present at corporate governance event

Toronto lawyer Anatoly Dvorkin will discuss important cases for in-house counsel as part of the upcoming Advanced Topics on Corporate Governance webcast, hosted by The Commons Institute. Read more

'Ask the Lawyer Day' coming to Guelph

On Jan. 27, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will host a free “ Ask the Lawyer Day ” event in Guelph. Read more

Williams to review year in HR law

Toronto-area employment lawyer Laura Williams will share her thoughts on recent developments in HR law at the upcoming 6 th Annual Winter Summit Conference, presented by the Canadian Society of Association Executives. Read more

Webcast to focus on credentialing issues for hospital boards

Toronto health lawyer Kate Dewhirst is set to share her expertise on the key issues and responsibilities facing hospital board members when it comes to professional staff credentialing, as part of an upcoming Governance Centre of Excellence webcast. Read more

Woodyard to outline tax issues for civil litigators at OBA Institute

Toronto tax litigator Adrienne Woodyard is set to share her expertise on tax issues facing civil litigators as part of the Ontario Bar Association’s Institute 2016. Read more

Dillon to discuss caselaw, legislation at franchise law program

Franchise lawyer Peter Dillon will present a roundup of legislation and 2015 caselaw at the upcoming ‘Practitioner Sessions on Franchise Law’ program, hosted by The Commons Institute. Read more

Hull to share mediator strategies for reaching consensus

Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull is set to share his tips and strategies for reaching consensus as a mediator at the upcoming Ontario Bar Association Institute 2016. Read more