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Feb 11 2021
Events

Outlook on the Canadian Mining Sector: Opportunities for Growth and Investment

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Feb 11, 2021: 15:00 - 16:00 By Jeffrey K. Merk and Adria Leung Lim External Speaker: Bruce Sprague - National Mining Leader, BDO ACCESS ARCHIVE The Canadian mining sector has experienced a resurgence thro...
Feb 02 2021
Events

Top Labour and Employment Trends From 2020: Preparing for the Unpredictable

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers, 1 Hour for CHRP and HRPA Members Feb 2, 2021 By Lorenzo Lisi, Michael F. Horvat, Alex Kagan and Daria (Dasha) Peregoudova ACCESS ARCHIVE 2020 was a year no one could have predicted. We watched as the global pandemic took the world by storm and created long-lasting effe...
Dec 03 2020
Events

Stories from Canadian Para Athletes: Waiting for Game Day

CPD Information: 1.25 Substantive Hours for Lawyers Dec 3, 2020: 15:00 - 16:15 By Daria (Dasha) Peregoudova External Speakers:  Camille Bérubé - Two-Time Paralympian, Swimming Tara Llanes - ParaPan Champion, Wheelchair Basketb...
Dec 02 2020
Events

Reforming Canadian Data Privacy Laws: Introducing Bill C-11

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Dec 2, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Paige Backman, Aaron Baer, Donald B. Johnston and Andy Nguyen ACCESS ARCHIVE On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, the House of Commons introduced new draft legisl...
Nov 26 2020
Events

Women Leaders in the Post-Pandemic World of Business: Surviving to Thriving

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Nov 26, 2020: 15:00 - 16:30 By Jacqueline (Jack) Goslett and Pamela Miehls External Speakers: Rebecca Kacaba - CEO and Co-Founder, DealMaker Joyce Lim - Founder, Sprout Collection Ltd. Julie P...
Nov 25 2020
Events

Frustration of Contract in a COVID-19 World: Safeguarding Your Business

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Nov 25, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Barbra H. Miller, Margaret T. Nelligan and Angela Swan ACCESS ARCHIVE Most businesses rely on contractual relations with various external parties, including technology providers, property owners, contra...
Nov 05 2020
Events

Understanding Today’s Vulnerable Businesses: Financial Integrity Pre- & Post-COVID-19

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Nov 5, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Jeremy Nemers and Sam Babe External Speaker: Daniel Wootton - Senior Vice President, Grant Thornton Limited ACCESS ARCHIVE As the economic harm from COVID-19 continues ...
Oct 07 2020
Events

Mental Health in the Workplace: The Impact of COVID-19

CPD Information: 1.5 Professionalism Hours for Lawyers, 1.5 Hours for CHRP and HRPA Members Oct 7, 2020: 15:00 - 16:30 By Lorenzo Lisi and Andrea Skinner External Speaker: Dr. Thomas Ungar - Psychiatrist-in-Chief, St. Michael's Hospital ACCESS ARCHIVE As we know, the impact of COVID-19 ext...
Sep 30 2020
Events

The Future of Privacy Laws in Canada

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Sep 30, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Paige Backman and Donald B. Johnston Join our panel of privacy experts as they discuss privacy guidance recently released by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for manufacturers of...
Sep 22 2020
Events

The Science of Psychedelics: How Law & Science Support the Sector

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Sep 22, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Sherri M. Altshuler, Jeffrey K. Merk and Erica L. Lowthers, PhD External Speakers: Evan Levine - Co-Founder, CEO and Director, PsyBio Therapeutics Darryl Hudson, PhD - Chief Science Officer, ...
Sep 16 2020
Events

The Canadian Landscape for Business Expansion and Relocation

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Sep 16, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Aaron Baer and Fiona Brown External Speakers: Naumaan Hameed - KPMG Law LLP, Sean Smith - Waterloo EDC, David Wigg - Enlighted Inc
Aug 19 2020
Events

The Family Cottage: Ownership and Succession from a Legal Perspective

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Aug 19, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Marni Pernica and Ed Esposto External Speaker: Barbara Benoliel - President and Professional Mediator, Preferred Solutions Inc.
Aug 12 2020
Events

What's Next for the Cannabis Industry?

CPD Information: 1.5 Substantive Hours for Lawyers Aug 12, 2020: 15:00 - 16:30 By Sherri M. Altshuler and Richard M. Kimel External Speakers: Richard Carleton - Canadian Securities Exchange, CEO David Danziger - MNP, SVP, Assurance & National Leader, Public Com...
Jul 15 2020
Events

Tech Strikes Back

CPD Information: 1.25 Substantive Hours for Lawyers Jul 15, 2020: 15:00 - 16:15 By Peter K. Czegledy External Speakers: James Black - Canadian Securities Exchange, Richard Carleton - Canadian Securities Exchange, Dr. Rahul Kushwah BSc. (Honours) Ph...
Jul 14 2020
Events

Post-Pandemic Financial Considerations: Reopening vs. Closing the Business

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Jul 14, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Jill P. Fraser, Faruk Gafic, Jeremy Nemers and Hon. Hugh D. Segal External Speaker: Brett House - Vice-President and Deputy Chief Economist, Scotiabank
Jul 09 2020
Events

An Employer’s Guide for Addressing Racial Discrimination in the Workplace

CPD Information: 1 Hour for HRPA and CHRP Members, 1 Hour of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) for Lawyers Jul 9, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Lorenzo Lisi External Speakers: Esi Codjoe - Turnpenney Milne LLP, Nadine Spencer - Black Business and Professional Association
Jun 25 2020
Events

Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day: An Interview With Chief Jessica Hill, Oneida Nation of the Thames

CPD Information: 1 Hour for HRPA and CHRP Members, 1 EDI Professionalism Hour for Lawyers Jun 25, 2020: 13:00 - 14:00 By Kimberly Thomas and Andrea Skinner External Speaker: Chief Jessica Hill, Oneida Nation of the Thames
Jun 23 2020
Events

Go Beyond Mental Health Resources: Strategies to Drive Employee Well-Being and Performance

CPD Information: 1 Hour for HRPA and CHRP Members, 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Jun 23, 2020: 16:00 - 17:00 By Reena Kotecha and Barbra H. Miller External Speakers: Dr. Shelbie Sutherland - BEworks, Dhushan Thevarajah - BEworks
Jun 16 2020
Events

Unpacking Cross-Border Cannabis Sector Class Action Risks

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Jun 16, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00 By Sherri M. Altshuler and Steve J. Tenai External Speakers: Julia Beskin - Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, Mert Guler Purves Redmond Limited, Robert Patton - NERA Economic Consulting
Jun 10 2020
Events

The Rise of the Psychedelics Sector

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Jun 10, 2020: 15:00 - 16:15 By Jeffrey K. Merk and Sherri M. Altshuler External Speakers: James Black - Canadian Securities Exchange, Vice President, Listings Development Richard Carleton - CEO, Canadian Securities Exc...