|Accident Benefits Fall Classic|
|Hilton Toronto 145 Richmond St W Toronto||6 October 2016|
Cost: Members $446.35 Non-Members $576.30
Ontario's best CLE designed by and for AB lawyers. This is the place where you will get the most up to date information on developments in Accident Benefits. You will meet other AB lawyers and insurers in the AB community. Canadian Defence Lawyer’s annual program has become a mandatory part of your Ontario AB practice! Register Early for this sold out event
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Program Chairs Catherine Zingg, Flaherty McCarthy LLP & Audrey Ramsay, Blouin Dunn LLP are putting together an up to the minute discussion on the many changes that have taken place in the Accident Benefits area. Featuring an in depth panel of the top AB experts in Ontario who can provide practical ideas under the most important new definitions.
The Top 10 Accident Benefits Cases of 2016
- Kadey Schultz, Schultz Frost LLP
Life at the LAT - Navigating Two Streams & Substantive Changes to the SABS/10
- Troy H. Lehman, Oatley, Vigmond
Expenses (Legal Fees and Disbursements) - Changes in the New System: Procedure at the LAT
Priority Disputes and Loss Transfer Panel - Dependency Claims Revisited, Limitation Periods, Top Cases
- Mark K. Donaldson, Dutton Brock LLP
Marshalling the Evidence for Your Priority Dispute & Loss Transfer Hearings
Non-Earner Benefits Revisited - Impact of Recent Changes
The Test for "Incurred" Expenses - Where are We Now?
Causation, Causation, Causation - Is What Was Old New Again? Or Are Times A 'Changing?
Broker Liability in this Brave New World - Is There a Case to be Made for Suing?
Changes to Catastrophic Impairment – There is Something New Under the Sun!
- Dr. Arthur Ameis, MDAC
|Third Annual Joint CIAA/CICMA/CDL Seminar|
|Hyatt Regency 370 King St W Toronto||26 October 2016|
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM | Hyatt Regency | 370 King St. W. | Toronto
CIAA/CICMA Members $67.80
Chaired by Teresa Djriber (CICMA, OSBIE), Dorothy Lowry (CIAA, Crawford), and Michelle Dunbar, (CDL, Civil Defence Lawyer)
This joint program between CICMA, CIAA and CDL is developed to appeal to brokers, adjusters, claims managers and lawyers.
Accreditation: LSUC 4 hours Substantive - RIBO - Pending
The program this year will include:
Faulty Workmanship Panel: The panel will review the issue of Faulty Workmanship. They will cover areas such as what is required in an investigation, policy coverage issues, and legal issues pertaining to coverage and subrogation.
Brett Rideout, Partner, Genest Murray
Cyber Liability: Recent cases of security breaches and the obligations of the victim of the breach. Gary will discuss a Breach Coach’s role in this process along with information on what some of the legal obligations are, as well as, investigation tips.
AB Panel: Update on the New Changes. Auto Changes are ever present. Approximately six months after the most recent changes, our panel will discuss how these changes have impacted the adjudication process, litigation and coverage.
Concussion: Concussions, the new and emerging personal injury. What is a concussion? What types of new therapy are we seeing? How can you prove or disprove a concussion? Jim will also discuss the advancements in medical imaging technology and how it may assist in the defence of personal injury claims including those claims arising out of concussions and head injuries.
The Adjuster of the Future: How technology is changing the investigation process, and are insurers are preparing for the adjuster of the future. Paul and Glen will share their views on what skills the adjuster of the future will need.
|Without Prejudice: Vancouver|
|Law Courts Inn 800 Smithe St||10 November 2016|
11:45 AM to 2:00 PM | Law Courts Inn | 800 Smithe St
11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Networking
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:00p.m. “War Stories” Featuring: Karen Jamieson & Mark Virgin
1 Hour Professional Responsibility & Ethics CPD
|Insurance Coverage Primer|
|Hyatt Regency 370 King St W Toronto||24 November 2016|
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM | Hyatt Regency | 370 King St. W. | Toronto
CDL Members $446.35 Non-Members $576.30
Chaired by Eric Adams, Dutton Brock LLP