The inaugural Gala gives advocates the opportunity to join members of the bench and bar for an exclusive evening of collegiality. It provides an opportunity to connect outside the courtroom with old friends, meet some new friends and help celebrate excellence in advocacy, Vancouver style.
The Gala is comprised of a cocktail reception, 3-course dinner with wine and a keynote address from The Honourable Chief Justice Robert J. Bauman of the Court of Appeal for British Columbia.
This popular full-day program brings together leading experts to talk about the latest developments in ediscovery and digital evidence. The faculty will focus on the lifecycle of an ediscovery project, e-trials, and the use of digital evidence beyond traditional civil litigation.
gain practical insight to effectively manage electronically stored information
benefit from a close look into technology assisted review
learn how to choose the right technology
learn how best to work with a vendor
find out what is happening at Sedona Canada
learn how to manage the ethical issues that arise with digital evidence and when using technology in discoveries
This year the Society’s marquee conference is being held November 6th to 10th at the Rosewood Baha Mar in The Bahamas where attendees will enjoy collegiality and thought provoking CPD in an incredible setting. As they say, “It’s always better in the The Bahamas“.
As always, Fall Convention will offer an exceptional CPD program with sessions such as:
A Lightning Round of Cases on the Cutting Edge
A Conversation with the Judiciary … The Judiciary in Progress
Connecting to Achieve Change
The Paperless Office
Additional highlights include discussions on “The Impact of Hurricane Dorian: A Discussion of Relief Efforts” and “Junkanoo: An Act of Advocacy” as well as a Keynote Address by Dr.… Read More
The 18th Annual Spring Symposium is the premier continuing professional development and networking event for civil litigators. The practical program features the latest developments, strategies, tools and tips for success in a litigator’s practice.
This year’s topics include:
The Year in Review: Key Cases in 2018
Fireside Chat with The Honourable Eleanore A. Cronk
Electronic Trial Advocacy
Keynote Presentation from Andrew J. Savage, Savage Law Firm
Demonstration & Discussion: What Category of Expert is Your Opponent Calling and Why Does it Matter
Reflections on Advocacy with Linda Rothstein
A Question of Advocacy: Handling Questions from the Bench
Evidentiary Issues: What Every Advocate Needs to Know
The symposium will be held in downtown Toronto at the The Carlu from 9:00 to 4:00 on Wednesday, April 24th. … Read More
The symposium is a unique networking conference designed solely for female litigators. Attendees will receive candid advice and practical strategies for the life and practice of a litigator. Panel discussions, round-table mentoring sessions and a post-conference cocktail reception will get attendees connected with colleagues and build support systems.
Conquering the Next Challenge: Lessons Learned from Taking Chances
Overcoming Unconscious Gender Bias
Mentoring Roundtable Discussion: The Importance of Mentorship
Keynote Address: Redefining Success by The Honourable Madam Justice Marina S.