Program Chairs: Will Mercer, Bertschi Orth Solictors and Barristers Carson Poretta, Desjardins
The 90-minute lunch-time discussion will cover:
Part 1 – Documentary Disclosure and Motions Devan Marr, Research Lawyer, Claims, LAWPRO
Documentary disclosure is the foundation of an effective litigation practice. This presentation will cover the what, when, why, and how of disclosure under the Rules of Civil Procedure and how to get the most out of your motion when the other side fails to comply with their own procedural obligations. Attendees will walk away with a practical check list of disclosure and motion best practices, solutions to common problems, and less anxiety when showing up in front of a judge to get the remedy your client needs.
Part 2 – Panel: Do’s and Don’ts of Mediation:
The Mediators Role; Mandatory Mediation; Privilege & Confidentiality;
Your Role in Mediation; Future Trends
Lyon Gilbert, B.A., BCL, LLB, C.MED., C.ARB. Mediator, Arbitrator
Kathy Conteh, Legal Counsel, Intact Insurance
Kanon Clifford, Litigation Lawyer, Bergeron Clifford LLP
On September 27, 2023, join us as the CDL Young Lawyers Division brings back the popular and informative Practical Skills Series!. This seminar will provide participants with invaluable insight, strategies, and methods from experienced counsel and industry experts for use at trial and arbitration.
Date: September 27, 2023 | 12:00 - 1:30 pm EST Where: Live Online Cost: CDL Members $113.00 | Non-Members $141.50 Accreditation: 1.5 hours CPD (to be confirmed post-event)
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