McCarthy Tétrault Advance




McCarthy Tétrault Advance

Your Partner in Continuing Professional Development

At McCarthy Tétrault, our clients are our top priority. We are committed to advancing your professional knowledge, growth and development, and will ensure you meet all of your continuing professional development needs. Through our platform, McCarthy Tétrault Advance™, we deliver a variety of programs in each of our offices in the form of seminars, meetings and talks about timely topics, led by our lawyers as well as industry experts. We regard our clients as partners in this endeavour; learning together, learning from each other. For more information about McCarthy Tétrault Advance™, please contact Karen Bell, Senior Director, Professional and Client Education.

Please note that McCarthy Tétrault Advance™ includes content that will provide all clients who are lawyers with the credit hours required under the continuing professional development regimes of the Law Society of British Columbia, the Law Society of Upper Canada, and the Québec Bar.

All questions about a specific program should be directed to the Event Specialist identified in the program details which can be accessed below by clicking on the specific program title.

Upcoming Seminars

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Past Seminars

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June 14, 2017 Privilege Outside of the Lawyer/Client Communications: Is Extending This Protection a Good Thing?
June 8, 2017 Enhancing Your Effectiveness as a GC
May 24, 2017 Competition Act and Investment Canada Act Update: What Business Needs to Know
May 17, 2017 Working Smarter - Embracing Service Delivery Innovation
May 3, 2017 The Science of Decision-Making applied to Corporate Compliance and Disclosures
April 26, 2017 Construction Law – Update on Current Trends and Issues
April 20, 2017 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Whistleblower Compliance Strategies and Best Practices
April 19, 2017 6th Annual Technology Law Summit
April 6, 2017 Navigating the Uncharted Waters of (Climate) Change: A Cross-Country Discussion of Climate Policy Initiatives
April 4, 2017 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series — Navigating Family Status in the Workplace
March 30, 2017 2016’s Need-to-Know Canadian Cases: How They Impact You and Your Clients (Toronto)
March 2, 2017 2016’s Need-to-Know Canadian Cases: How They Impact You and Your Clients (Calgary)
March 2, 2017 Maximizing on the Potential of your IP Strategy
February 23, 2017 7th Annual Consumer Products & Retail Summit
February 16, 2017 Entering the U.S. Market - Seizing Opportunity
February 9, 2017 6th Annual Vancouver Pension and Benefits Client Conference
January 31, 2017 Accords commerciaux : Enjeux et Opportunités
January 25, 2017 The InsurTech Boom – How is This Reshaping the Insurance Industry
January 12, 2017 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar
December 1, 2016 The ART of Delegating
November 29, 2016 Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel
November 24, 2016 The Future of the Sharing Economy
November 23, 2016 Coast to Coast L&E Update Series
November 17, 2016 14th Annual Disclosure and Governance Seminar
November 10, 2016 6th Annual Pensions Seminar
November 2, 2016 What’s New in Privacy Law
October 26, 2016 Labour & Employment Client Law Conference - Québec
October 20, 2016 Living in an Age of Apology
October 19, 2016 Hot Topics in Aboriginal Law
October 18, 2016 Impending BC Franchise Legislation: Are you Ready?
October 6, 2016 Cyber Risks and Real Property Loss Claims - What Do You Need to Know?
October 5, 2016 Contracts Law Revisited: Where are We Now?
September 29, 2016 10th Annual Labour & Employment Conference - Alberta
September 28, 2016 Monetizing Data – Seizing Opportunities, Managing Risk
September 15, 2016 Protect Your Brand: Practical Tips and Topical IP Issues
September 12, 2016 Ontario Cap-and-Trade Regulations Coming January 2017- Are You Ready?
September 7, 2016 Exciting Breakthroughs in Cancer Research and Treatments
August 11, 2016 Dismissing an Employee in the Federal Sector? You Will Need More Than a Severance Package
June 28, 2016 Trans Pacific Partnership – How will this Impact Your Business
June 23, 2016 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar
June 8, 2016 When Your Company or CEO is in the Media
June 2, 2016 Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series(French)
May 25, 2016 Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know – Featuring Commissioner of Competition John Pecman
May 19, 2016 Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) Taking Value to the Next Level
May 11, 2016 “Smart Contracts”: A New Legal Era?
May 4, 2016 Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) Understanding the Basics
April 21, 2016 Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series
April 14, 2016 5th Annual Technology Law Summit
March 9, 2016 Effective IP Strategy to Drive Innovation in the Financial Services Sector
March 3, 2016 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar
March 2, 2016 How the Courts Work in 2015 Impacts Your Business
February 25, 2016 6th Annual Consumer Product and Retail Summit
February 11, 2016 Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series
February 4, 2016 5th Annual Pensions Seminar Vancouver Region
January 28, 2016 Defending Class Actions in Canada: A Guide for Defendants
December 3, 2015 Overcoming Procrastination by Uncovering the Procrastinator’s Thinking!
November 26, 2015 Annual Review in the Area of Consumer Goods, Retail Trade and Franchising in Quebec
November 19, 2015 13th Annual Disclosure And Governance Seminar
November 12, 2015 5th Annual Pensions Seminar
November 5, 2015 Intellectual Property Strategy (How to Enhance the Value of this Strategic Business Asset)
November 4, 2015 E-Payment Revolution
October 28, 2015 2015 Quebec Labour & Employment Law Conference
October 23, 2015 2015 Ontario Labour & Employment Law Conference
October 21, 2015 Anti-Corruption Laws – Implications for Companies doing Business in Canada and Abroad
October 15, 2015 Beyond Signatures and PINs - Developments in Authentication Methods
October 8, 2015 Value for Budget – AFAs and Partnerships
September 30, 2015 2015 Cross-Canada Check-Up – Hot Topics in Environmental, Regulatory and Aboriginal Law
September 24, 2015 2015 Labour & Employment Client Conference – Alberta
September 24, 2015 Canadian Corporate Immigration Law
September 17, 2015 Practical Crisis Management Workshops
September 16, 2015 Accommodating an Aging Workforce and Managing a Multi-Generational Talent Pool
June 25, 2015 Digital Privacy Act (Bill S-4) is Now Law- What You Need to Know
June 4, 2015 The State of Contractual Interpretation: How Have Recent Decisions of the Supreme Court of Canada Impacted Key Duties and Principles?
June 11, 2015 Labour & Employment Seminar: The Effects of Government Change on Alberta Employers
May 27, 2015 Meet The New Canadian Competition Enforcers
May 13, 2015 Class Actions – What You Need To Know!
May 13, 2015 4th Annual Technology Law Summit
May 7, 2015 Recent Tax Developments and Emerging Trends
April 15, 2015 Leveraging Multi-Generational Teams
April 10, 2015 Living with CASL: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
April 1, 2015 Managing Privacy Breaches: What You Need to Know
March 5, 2015 Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act Labour and Employment Daniel Pugen
Tim Lawson
Kate McNeill-Keller
March 5, 2015 Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act Labour and Employment Daniel Pugen
Tim Lawson
Kate McNeill-Keller
March 2, 2015 Legal Challenges Facing the Mining Industry Today Litigation, Mining Nicholas Hughes
Bryn Gray
John W. Boscariol
Peter Brady
Shea T. Small
Brian C. Graves
Adam Taylor
Christopher Langdon
Aidan Cameron
Brandon Kain
Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard
David I.W. Hamer
February 26, 2015 5th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit Consumer & Retail Lara Nathans
Donald B. Houston
Dominic Thérien
Brenda C. Swick
Stéphane Duval
Nathalie Gagnon
Kirsten Thompson
February 25, 2015 Fourth Annual Vancouver Pension and Benefits Client Conference
February 24, 2015 Class actions
February 24, 2015 The art of negotiating and convincing
February 24, 2015 Significant commercial litigation decisions in 2014
February 24, 2015 Practical crisis management workshops
February 24, 2015 Practical crisis management workshops
February 19, 2015 Labour & Employment Seminar: Group Terminations

Presentation Material (PDF)
February 11, 2015 Hiring a temporary foreign worker— in 2015, it is still possible
February 11, 2015 Governance and cyber security
February 11, 2015 Proposed changes to Quebec secured transactions regime
February 11, 2015 Top Ten Leasing Law Fundamentals for Tenants
February 3, 2015 Competition Act: overview and recent developments
February 3, 2015 Recent developments in securities and governance
February 3, 2015 Incorporating common law concepts in a contract – Part 2
January 29, 2015 Email Management: Is it an Oxymoron or an Achievable Goal?
January 29, 2015 Summary Judgment: The New Legal Landscape

Presentation Material (PDF)
January 22, 2015 McCarthy Tétrault and ACC British Columbia Legal Symposium
January 22, 2015 International Arbitration Practice: Going Beyond the Basics and Examining Some Complex Issues
Arbitration
International Trade & Investment Law
John W. Boscariol
Timothy St. J. Ellam, QC
Marie-Josée Hogue, Ad. E.
Geoff R. Hall
January 21, 2015 An Update on Procurement Law in Canada
Procurement Brenda C. Swick
John W. Boscariol
Leila Rafi
December 4, 2014 Aboriginal Law 101—Understanding key Aboriginal issues in light of the Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia judgment
December 2, 2014 Annual review in the area of consumer goods, retail trade and franchising in Quebec
December 1, 2014 Bhasin v. Hrynew: SCC Establishes Duty of Honesty in Commercial Contracts; What Does it Mean? Appellate Litigation Neil Finkelstein
Geoff R. Hall
Brandon Kain
November 27, 2014 To err is human, to rectify divine – Rectification & Tax Seminar
November 26, 2014 Canada EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement International Trade & Investment Law Jean Charest
John W. Boscariol
November 20, 2014 12th Annual Disclosure & Governance Seminar Continuous Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Sonia J. Struthers
Lara Nathans
Jonathan R. Grant
Clemens Mayr
Charles S. Morgan
Sean Griffin
Julie-Martine Loranger
Andrew Matheson
Michael J. Bennett
Fraser Bourne
November 18, 2014 Shareholder Activism in North America – Current Trends and Cross-Border Developments Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene Sorell
Tim McCafferty
November 13, 2014 4th Annual Pensions Seminar, “Pension Plans in Transition” Pensions Randy Bauslaugh
Lorraine Allard
Mark Firman
Amanda Laren
Gregory Winfield
November 13, 2014 Legal Innovation Revolution
November 7, 2014 2014 Labour & Employment Law Conference Labour and Employment Benjamin T. Aberant
Ben Ratelband
Daniel Pugen
Kate McNeill-Keller
Matthew Demeo
Meaghan J McWhinnie
Melissa Kennedy
Paul A. Boniferro
Robb A. Macpherson
Sunil Kapur
Tim Lawson
Trevor Lawson
November 6, 2014 Are You Ready to Rumble? Success Factors for Insurance Recovery
November 4, 2014 2014 Labour and Employmenet Law Client Conference - Québec Region
October 29, 2014 Hot Topics in Franchise Law: How to Adapt Business Practices to Effectively Manage Legal Risk Franchise & Distribution Helen Fotinos
Adam Ship
Anne-Marie Naud
Chantal C. Tremblay
October 22, 2014 The Changing Role of General Counsel in M&A Transactions and Being Pro-Active About Post-Closing Integration Public M&A Leila Rafi
David B. Tennant
October 21, 2014 Workplace Investigations Seminar Labour and Employment Benjamin T. Aberant
Will Cascadden
Shana Wolch
Dylan R. Snowdon
Rachel Ries
Justin Turc
October 16, 2014 What’s new about the New Rules of Professional Conduct for Ontario Lawyers Malcolm M. Mercer
James Farley, Q.C.
October 8, 2014 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Anti-corruption laws – Implications for companies doing business in Canada and abroad International Trade & Investment Law John W. Boscariol
Pierre Boivin
Marc-Alexandre Hudon
October 8, 2014 Investigations, Warnings, Recalls: Charting the Course for In House Counsel to Manage Reputational Risk and Consumer Relations Products Liability Caroline Zayid
Julie-Martine Loranger
Helen Fotinos
October 2, 2014 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Recent Developments and Best Practices in Securities Litigation Securities Litigation Sean Griffin
Miranda Lam
Julie-Martine Loranger
Andrew Matheson
Renee Reichelt
October 2, 2014 4th Annual Privacy Law Update Privacy Christine Lonsdale
Barry Sookman
Dan Glover
Kate McNeill-Keller
September 30, 2014 To err is human, to rectify divine – Rectification & Tax Tax & Litigation Chia-yi Chua
Nicolas Cloutier
Sean Smyth
Ron Mar
September 30, 2014 Megatrends in Employment Law – US vs. Canada Breakfast Seminar Labour and Employment Christopher McHardy
September 24, 2014 8th Annual Labour & Employment Client Conference Labour, Employment and Pensions Jacques Rousse
Ben Aberant
Dylan Snowdon
Shana Wolch
Will Cascadden
Mark Firman
Christopher McHardy
Justin Turc
Rachel Ries
Roland Hung
Kate McNeill-Keller
Lorraine Allard
September 18, 2014 Improving Performance in Your Organization through Mindfulness    
June 26, 2014 Law & Business Forum for JD/MBA Students    
June 25, 2014 Mitigating Corruption Risk: Latest Developments in Canadian Anti-Corruption Law    
June 11, 2014 Intellectual Property Intellectual Property Ian Bies
Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard
Dan Glover
Donald Houston
Alfred Macchione
Robert Nakano
David Tait
June 4, 2014 Principles of Privacy 101 Privacy Christine Lonsdale
Dan Glover
Kate McNeill-Keller
May 27, 2014 Legal Innovation Revolution    
May 22, 2014 Labour & Employment Seminar: Workplace Investigations

Workplace Investigations (PPT)
Labour
Employment
Will Cascadden
Shana Wolch
Ben Aberant
Dylan Snowdon
Justin Turc
May 15, 2014 Canadian Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know Competition Oliver Borgers
Donald Houston
May 14, 2014 Canadian Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know    
May 13, 2014 Mitigating Corruption Risk: Latest Developments in Canadian Anti-Corruption Law and Enforcement and the View from the RCMP

Anti-Corruption Seminar Presentation (PDF)
John Boscariol -Bio (PDF)
Lloyd Schoepp - Bio (PDF)
International Trade & Investment Law
Corporate Governance
John Boscariol
May 8, 2014 Mentoring in the Moment Karen Bell
May 5/6, 2014 Canadian Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know Competition Oliver Borgers
Donald Houston
Madeleine Renaud
Dominic Thérien
April 29, 2014 3rd Annual Technology Law Innovation Summit Technology & Licensing Charles Morgan
Barry Sookman
Dana Peebles
Daniel Logan
Véronique Wattiez-Larose
Matthew Flynn
Kirsten Thompson
David Crane
Debra Finlay
Julian Ho
Rahim Esmail
George S. Takach
Wendi Locke
April 24, 2014 5 Top Challenges for In House Counsel David Woollcombe
Judith McKay
Daniel Logan
April 23, 2014 Your Patent Has Been Infringed: What Now?

Patent Law Historical Observations: Oil and Gas (PDF)
Patent Law Year in Review: Oil and Gas (2013) (PDF)
Your Patent Has Been Infringed: Now What? (PDF)
Litigation Tim Ellam
Steven Tanner
April 10, 2014 Hot off the Press: Self-reporting, Credit for Cooperation and the OSC’s New Enforcement Initiatives Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene Sorell
Renee Reichelt
April 9, 2014 Enhancing Resilience and Well-being Karen Bell
April 4, 2014 Labour and Employment Client Conference

The Buck Stops Here - Liability and Damages (Presentation)
Privacy in the Workplace (Presentation)
Drug & Alcohol Testing  (Presentation)
Workshop A - Beyond Disability  (Presentation)
Workshop B - Collective Agreement Administration (Presentation)
Workshop C - Just Cause  (Presentation)
Workshop D - Oh Canada (Presentation)
Labour Donovan Plomp
Chris McHardy
Rosalie Cress
Ryley Mennie
Shana Wolch
Will Cascadden
Tim Lawson
March 26, 2014 Issues for Financial Services Organizations Litigation Lisa Constantine
Geoff Hall
Caroline Zayid
March 5, 2014 Legal Innovation Revolution Matthew Peters
February 27, 2014 4th Annual Consumer Products & Retail Summit Consumer & Retail Lara Nathans
February 18, 2014 Canada Europe Trade and Investment Agreement - A Look Ahead: International Trade & Investment Law Jean Charest
John Boscariol
February 11, 2014 2014 Canadian Federal Budget - Live Webinar
February 6, 2014 3rd Pensions & Benefits Breakfast Conference Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation Mark Firman
Randy Bauslaugh
Donovan Plomp
January 23, 2014 Leading High-Impact Meetings Karen Bell
December 12, 2013 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar: Firing Right

Firing Right (PDF)
Severance and Notice (PDF)
How to Deliver the Message (PDF)
Labour Ben Aberant
Will Cascadden
Shana Wolch
November 27, 2013 Developments in White Collar Criminal Defence and Internal Investigations: The Year in Review White Collar Defence and Investigations Andrew Matheson
David Porter
Chris Wayland,
Madeleine Renaud
John Boscariol
November 21, 2013 11th Annual Disclosure and Governance Seminar Capital Markets Sonia Struthers
Fraser Bourne
David Frost
Garth Girvan
David Masse
Clemens Mayr
Lara Nathans
Thomas O'Neil
Rene Sorell
David Woollcombe
November 14, 2013 Enhancing Your Performance as a Leader by Delegating Effectively
Karen Bell
November 8, 2013 2013 Labour and Employment Law Client Conference - Ontario Region Labour Marc-Andre Blanchard
Sunil Kapur
Ben Ratelband
Naseem Malik
Dan Pugen
Paul Boniferro
Kate McNeill-Keller
Rachel Solyom
Robb Macpherson
Trevor Lawson
Ben Aberant
November 7, 2013 Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation Randy Bauslaugh
Lorraine Allard
Mark Firman
Greg Winfield
Robb Macpherson
October 30, 2013 New Developments in the Charities and Not-For-Profits Sector: What You Need to Know Business Law Shanon Grauer
Nigel Johnston
October 24, 2013 Hot Trade and Customs Issues in the Retail and Consumer Products Industry Consumer Products & Retail John Boscariol
Brenda Swick
October 23, 2013 Knowledge is Power – Understanding Corruption Risk for Directors & Officers of Canadian Companies with Foreign Operations Public Companies John Boscariol
Bill Scott
Leila Rafi
Jennifer Organ
October 16, 2013 3rd Annual Privacy Law Update Privacy Christine Lonsdale
Barry Sookman
Kirsten Thompson
Kate McNeill-Keller
October 9, 2013 Times of Crisis: The Interplay of Lawyers, Public Relations Advisors, Clients, and the New and Old Media Litigation Eric Block
October 3, 2013 Managing and Solving Ethical Dilemmas for Transactional Lawyers Ethics/Prof Resp Malcolm Mercer
September 25, 2013 7th Annual Labour & Employment Client Conference – Alberta Labour
Employment
Ben Aberant
Will Cascadden
Donovan Plomp
Jacques Rousse
Dylan Snowdon
Shana Wolch
September 24, 2013 Aboriginal Law Conference Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene R. Sorell
Andrew Matheson
Tim McCafferty
June 20, 2013 Defamation Litigation
June 11, 2013 US Patent Litigation: How it Really Works Intellectual Property Tim Ellam
June 6, 2013 Insider Trading & Investigations: How Companies Can Protect Themselves Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene R. Sorell
Andrew Matheson
June 4, 2013 The ITAR Dual and Third-Country National Rule and Canada's Controlled Goods Program: An Update from the Regulators Procurement John W. Boscariol
May 29, 2013 Recent Coporate Tax Issues Tax Wendy Brousseau
Elaine Buzzell
Chris Falk
Ron Mar
Ryan Rabinovitch
May 9, 2013 Managing Your Career: The Role of Mentors, Champions and Sponsors Environmental Isabelle Blouin
Pierre Renaud
April 11, 2013 Recent & Upcoming Commercial Appeals: Major Decisions to Know About and to Watch For Appellate Litigation
April 10, 2013 Hot Topics in Tax Disputes Tax Tom Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Jeffrey Love
Ron Mar
April 9, 2013 Hot Topics in Tax Disputes Tax Tom Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Jeffrey Love
Ron Mar
April 4, 2013 Hot Topics in Tax Disputes Tax Tom Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Jeffrey Love
Ron Mar
March 28, 2013 M&A Skills Roundtable IV - Business/Legal Updates Public M&A
March 27, 2013 Responding to Allegations of Patent Infringement (PDF 1) (PDF 2) IP Litigation Timothy Ellam
Kara L. Smyth
Steven Tanner
March 8, 2013 2013 Labour & Employment Client Conference Labour
Employment
Benjamin T. Aberant
Mark Firman
Christopher McHardy
Paige Morrow
Qian Mou
Earl G. Phillips
Donovan Plomp
Jacques Rousse
March 7, 2013 Leveraging Multi-Cultural Teams Domestically & Globally Public M&A
February 27, 2013 Canadian Anti-Corruption Enforcement in the Resources Sector - A Discussion with the RCMP and the Crown International Trade & Investment Law
Corporate Governance
John W. Boscariol
February 27, 2013 3rd Annual Consumer & Retail Summit Consumer & Retail Lara Nathans
February 21, 2013 Year in review: commercial litigation Litigation Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard
Miguel Bourbonnais
Mason Poplaw
Chantal Tremblay
Isabelle Vendette
February 21, 2013 Solicitor-client privilege and litigation privilege Litigation Jean Lortie
Simon Potter
Chantal Tremblay
February 21, 2013 Class action mechanism from the application point of view Litigation
Class Actions
Donald Bisson
Michel Gagné
Jean Lortie
Céline Legendre
Shaun Finn
February 14, 2013 Shareholder Rights Plans Public Companies
Corporate Governance
Max Rogan
February 14, 2013 Regulatory changes every public company counsel needs to know Public Companies Philippe Leclerc
Sonia Struthers
February 14, 2013 Mergers and acquisitions: 10 things you should know about tax law Public M&A Christian Meighen
Annie Mailhot-Gamelin
February 14, 2013 Incorporating common law concepts into a contract governed by Québec law Private Transactions Martin Boodman
Véronique Wattiez Larose
February 12, 2013 Defending the Complex White-Collar Criminal Case White Collar Defence and Investigations David Porter
Andrew Matheson
January 31, 2013 Financing accounts receivable by way of security or factoring Financial Services Michel Deschamps
Mary Jeanne Phelan
January 31, 2013 Year in review: technology law Technology & Licensing Natacha Engel
Sarah Lefebvre
Charles Morgan
Véronique Wattiez Larose
January 31, 2013 Recent developments in labour law Labour Nathalie Gagnon
Jacques Rousse
January 31, 2013 Recent developments in competition law and foreign investment rules Competition Madeleine Renaud
Oliver Borgers
January 17, 2013 Canadian Anti-Corruption Enforcement in the Resources Sector
A Discussion with the RCMP and the Crown
International Trade & Investment Law John Boscariol
November 29, 2012 M&A Skills Roundtable II Public M&A
November 21, 2012 BC Pensions Client Seminar Pension, Benefits
& Executive Compensation
Randy Bauslaugh
Donovan Plomp
Mark Firman
November 2, 2012 2012 Labour & Employment Client Conference — Québec Employment
Labour
André L. Baril
Michel Gagné
Nathalie Gagnon
Simon-Pierre Hébert
Anna Jankowska
Pierre Jolin
Guylaine Lacerte
Audrey Lévesque
Jacques Rousse
Rachel Solyom
October 17, 2012 Let’s Make a Deal – M&A Deal Structures that Work Technology & Licensing
Public M&A
TJ Kang
Cheryl Slusarchuk
September 20, 2012 What Every Business Needs to Know About Technology Law Technology & Licensing Matthew D. Peters
Catherine M. Samuel
David Crane
Paul Armitage
K. Beth Macdonald
Lisa Martz
Constance Ladell, BCLC
Shanti Ariker, Salesforce.com, inc.
Barry B. Sookman
Cheryl Slusarchuk
Vincent Yip
Troy Lehman
June 07, 2012 A Primer On Contractual Interpretation Litigation Geoff Hall
Michael Feder
May 29, 2012 Aboriginal Law Conference, Vancouver Aboriginal Sam Adkins
Stephanie Axmann
Morgan Camley
John A. Doolan
Nicholas R. Hughes
Thomas Isaac
Lisa Martz
April 25, 2012 Tax Disputes — Through Understanding the Crown's Perspective Tax
Tax Disputes

Thomas B. Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Brandon Siegal

April 12, 2012 2nd Annual Mining in the Courts Litigation
Mining
Sam Adkins
John W. Boscariol
Aidan L. Cameron
Robert W. Cooper
Nicholas R. Hughes
Jean-Francois Lehoux
March 2, 2012 2012 Labour & Employment Client Conference — British Columbia Employment
Labour
Jillian N. Humphreys
Christopher M. McHardy
Earl Phillips
Donovan G. Plomp
Daniel Pugen
Jacques Rousse
February 9, 2012 Hot Topics in Class Actions Class Actions
Litigation
Miranda Lam
Warren B. Milman
Andrew Wilkinson
Jill Yates
January 18, 2012 2nd Annual Technology Law Summit Technology & Licensing
November 22, 2011 9th Annual Disclosure & Governance Seminar Environmental
Public Companies
Securities Regulation & Investment Products
Continuous Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Joseph A. Garcia
Peter C. Goode
Vanessa Grant
Philippe Leclerc
Clemens Mayr
Philip C. Moore
Lara Nathans
Sonia J. Struthers
June 8, 2011 Hiring Right: Avoiding Pitfalls and Limiting Risk Employment
Labour
Earl Phillips
May 18, 2011 Deals: Making & Breaking Them Litigation David Crane
Michael A. Feder
Miranda Lam
Robin Mahood
May 12, 2011 2011 Labour & Employment Client Conference — Alberta Employment
Labour
Toni L. Eckes
Michael D. A. Ford
Tina Giesbrecht
Earl Phillips
Jacques Rousse
Gregory J. Winfield
Michael Droke (Dorsey & Whitney LLP)
May 5, 2011 Hot Topics — Current Intellectual Property Law Issues Intellectual Property K. Beth Macdonald
Lisa Martz
Vincent Yip
April 13, 2011 Maintaining Privilege when Acting as In-house Counsel Litigation Andrew Wilkinson
March 30, 2011 Project Management 101 for Lawyers Matthew D. Peters
Greg Baranieski
March 22, 2011 Webinar: 2011 Federal Budget — Get the Full Picture Private Equity
Sales & Commodity Taxes
Tax
Tax Disputes
Tax Planning
Trusts & Estates Planning
James G. Morand
Gabrielle M.R. Richards
March 18, 2011 The Business Corporations Act: Overview of a major reform of Québec company law Corporate Governance
Financial Services
Private Transactions
Public companies
Matthieu Rheault
Iain C. Scott
March 11, 2011 2011 Labour & Employment Client Conference — British Columbia Employment
Labour
Randy Bauslaugh
Mark Firman
Michael D. A. Ford
Tina Giesbrecht
Jillian N. Humphreys
Christopher M. McHardy
Tara McPhail
Earl Phillips
Ben Ratelband
Jacques Rousse
Michael Droke
February 16, 2011 Directors' liability and sources of indemnification Corporate Governance
Litigation
Professional Liability
Public Companies
Emmanuelle Poupart
Chantal C. Tremblay
Marie Giguère
Martine Turcotte
February 16, 2011 Transnational class actions: recent developments Class Actions Donald Bisson
Simon V. Potter
February 16, 2011 E-Discovery Litigation
Privacy
Technology & Licensing
David Gray
Nicholas S. Trottier
February 14, 2011 Social media networks: Yes! They are well and truly personal Communications
Technology & Licensing
Anja Djogo
Véronique Wattiez Larose
February 14, 2011 Review of the year in IT law Intellectual Property
Technology & Licensing
Michèle Lefaivre
Charles S. Morgan
February 14, 2011 Lobbying, ethics and relations with public authorities: rules, processes and practices Continuous Disclosure
Financial Services
Public Companies
Regulatory Advice
Claude Bisson
Daniel Johnson
Pierre-Hugues Vallée
February 14, 2011 Environmental issues in the context of transactions, reorganizations and closures: legal and communication aspects Environmental Isabelle Blouin
Mira Gauvin
Cindy Vaillancourt
Louis-Philippe Gariépy
November 24, 2010 8th Annual Disclosure & Governance Seminar Environmental
Public Companies
Securities Regulation & Investment Products
Continuous Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Cameron G. Belsher
Peter C. Goode
Jonathan R. Grant
Vanessa Grant
Philippe Leclerc
David McAusland
Philip C. Moore
Lara Nathans
Anne-Marie Sheahan
Sonia J. Struthers

McCarthy Tétrault Advance

Your Partner in Continuing Professional Development

At McCarthy Tétrault, our clients are our top priority. We are committed to advancing your professional knowledge, growth and development, and will ensure you meet all of your continuing professional development needs. Through our platform, McCarthy Tétrault Advance™, we deliver a variety of programs in each of our offices in the form of seminars, meetings and talks about timely topics, led by our lawyers as well as industry experts. We regard our clients as partners in this endeavour; learning together, learning from each other. For more information about McCarthy Tétrault Advance™, please contact Karen Bell, Senior Director, Professional and Client Education.

Please note that McCarthy Tétrault Advance™ includes content that will provide all clients who are lawyers with the credit hours required under the continuing professional development regimes of the Law Society of British Columbia, the Law Society of Upper Canada, and the Québec Bar.

All questions about a specific program should be directed to the Event Specialist identified in the program details which can be accessed below by clicking on the specific program title.

Upcoming Seminars

DATE

EVENT

OFFICE LOCATION

TIME

Past Seminars

DATE

EVENT

EXPERTISE

LAWYER(S)

June 14, 2017 Privilege Outside of the Lawyer/Client Communications: Is Extending This Protection a Good Thing?
June 8, 2017 Enhancing Your Effectiveness as a GC
May 24, 2017 Competition Act and Investment Canada Act Update: What Business Needs to Know
May 17, 2017 Working Smarter - Embracing Service Delivery Innovation
May 3, 2017 The Science of Decision-Making applied to Corporate Compliance and Disclosures
April 26, 2017 Construction Law – Update on Current Trends and Issues
April 20, 2017 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Whistleblower Compliance Strategies and Best Practices
April 19, 2017 6th Annual Technology Law Summit
April 6, 2017 Navigating the Uncharted Waters of (Climate) Change: A Cross-Country Discussion of Climate Policy Initiatives
April 4, 2017 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series — Navigating Family Status in the Workplace
March 30, 2017 2016’s Need-to-Know Canadian Cases: How They Impact You and Your Clients (Toronto)
March 2, 2017 2016’s Need-to-Know Canadian Cases: How They Impact You and Your Clients (Calgary)
March 2, 2017 Maximizing on the Potential of your IP Strategy
February 23, 2017 7th Annual Consumer Products & Retail Summit
February 16, 2017 Entering the U.S. Market - Seizing Opportunity
February 9, 2017 6th Annual Vancouver Pension and Benefits Client Conference
January 31, 2017 Accords commerciaux : Enjeux et Opportunités
January 25, 2017 The InsurTech Boom – How is This Reshaping the Insurance Industry
January 12, 2017 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar
December 1, 2016 The ART of Delegating
November 29, 2016 Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel
November 24, 2016 The Future of the Sharing Economy
November 23, 2016 Coast to Coast L&E Update Series
November 17, 2016 14th Annual Disclosure and Governance Seminar
November 10, 2016 6th Annual Pensions Seminar
November 2, 2016 What’s New in Privacy Law
October 26, 2016 Labour & Employment Client Law Conference - Québec
October 20, 2016 Living in an Age of Apology
October 19, 2016 Hot Topics in Aboriginal Law
October 18, 2016 Impending BC Franchise Legislation: Are you Ready?
October 6, 2016 Cyber Risks and Real Property Loss Claims - What Do You Need to Know?
October 5, 2016 Contracts Law Revisited: Where are We Now?
September 29, 2016 10th Annual Labour & Employment Conference - Alberta
September 28, 2016 Monetizing Data – Seizing Opportunities, Managing Risk
September 15, 2016 Protect Your Brand: Practical Tips and Topical IP Issues
September 12, 2016 Ontario Cap-and-Trade Regulations Coming January 2017- Are You Ready?
September 7, 2016 Exciting Breakthroughs in Cancer Research and Treatments
August 11, 2016 Dismissing an Employee in the Federal Sector? You Will Need More Than a Severance Package
June 28, 2016 Trans Pacific Partnership – How will this Impact Your Business
June 23, 2016 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar
June 8, 2016 When Your Company or CEO is in the Media
June 2, 2016 Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series(French)
May 25, 2016 Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know – Featuring Commissioner of Competition John Pecman
May 19, 2016 Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) Taking Value to the Next Level
May 11, 2016 “Smart Contracts”: A New Legal Era?
May 4, 2016 Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) Understanding the Basics
April 21, 2016 Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series
April 14, 2016 5th Annual Technology Law Summit
March 9, 2016 Effective IP Strategy to Drive Innovation in the Financial Services Sector
March 3, 2016 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar
March 2, 2016 How the Courts Work in 2015 Impacts Your Business
February 25, 2016 6th Annual Consumer Product and Retail Summit
February 11, 2016 Coast-to-Coast L&E Update Series
February 4, 2016 5th Annual Pensions Seminar Vancouver Region
January 28, 2016 Defending Class Actions in Canada: A Guide for Defendants
December 3, 2015 Overcoming Procrastination by Uncovering the Procrastinator’s Thinking!
November 26, 2015 Annual Review in the Area of Consumer Goods, Retail Trade and Franchising in Quebec
November 19, 2015 13th Annual Disclosure And Governance Seminar
November 12, 2015 5th Annual Pensions Seminar
November 5, 2015 Intellectual Property Strategy (How to Enhance the Value of this Strategic Business Asset)
November 4, 2015 E-Payment Revolution
October 28, 2015 2015 Quebec Labour & Employment Law Conference
October 23, 2015 2015 Ontario Labour & Employment Law Conference
October 21, 2015 Anti-Corruption Laws – Implications for Companies doing Business in Canada and Abroad
October 15, 2015 Beyond Signatures and PINs - Developments in Authentication Methods
October 8, 2015 Value for Budget – AFAs and Partnerships
September 30, 2015 2015 Cross-Canada Check-Up – Hot Topics in Environmental, Regulatory and Aboriginal Law
September 24, 2015 2015 Labour & Employment Client Conference – Alberta
September 24, 2015 Canadian Corporate Immigration Law
September 17, 2015 Practical Crisis Management Workshops
September 16, 2015 Accommodating an Aging Workforce and Managing a Multi-Generational Talent Pool
June 25, 2015 Digital Privacy Act (Bill S-4) is Now Law- What You Need to Know
June 4, 2015 The State of Contractual Interpretation: How Have Recent Decisions of the Supreme Court of Canada Impacted Key Duties and Principles?
June 11, 2015 Labour & Employment Seminar: The Effects of Government Change on Alberta Employers
May 27, 2015 Meet The New Canadian Competition Enforcers
May 13, 2015 Class Actions – What You Need To Know!
May 13, 2015 4th Annual Technology Law Summit
May 7, 2015 Recent Tax Developments and Emerging Trends
April 15, 2015 Leveraging Multi-Generational Teams
April 10, 2015 Living with CASL: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
April 1, 2015 Managing Privacy Breaches: What You Need to Know
March 5, 2015 Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act Labour and Employment Daniel Pugen
Tim Lawson
Kate McNeill-Keller
March 5, 2015 Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act Labour and Employment Daniel Pugen
Tim Lawson
Kate McNeill-Keller
March 2, 2015 Legal Challenges Facing the Mining Industry Today Litigation, Mining Nicholas Hughes
Bryn Gray
John W. Boscariol
Peter Brady
Shea T. Small
Brian C. Graves
Adam Taylor
Christopher Langdon
Aidan Cameron
Brandon Kain
Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard
David I.W. Hamer
February 26, 2015 5th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit Consumer & Retail Lara Nathans
Donald B. Houston
Dominic Thérien
Brenda C. Swick
Stéphane Duval
Nathalie Gagnon
Kirsten Thompson
February 25, 2015 Fourth Annual Vancouver Pension and Benefits Client Conference
February 24, 2015 Class actions
February 24, 2015 The art of negotiating and convincing
February 24, 2015 Significant commercial litigation decisions in 2014
February 24, 2015 Practical crisis management workshops
February 24, 2015 Practical crisis management workshops
February 19, 2015 Labour & Employment Seminar: Group Terminations

Presentation Material (PDF)
February 11, 2015 Hiring a temporary foreign worker— in 2015, it is still possible
February 11, 2015 Governance and cyber security
February 11, 2015 Proposed changes to Quebec secured transactions regime
February 11, 2015 Top Ten Leasing Law Fundamentals for Tenants
February 3, 2015 Competition Act: overview and recent developments
February 3, 2015 Recent developments in securities and governance
February 3, 2015 Incorporating common law concepts in a contract – Part 2
January 29, 2015 Email Management: Is it an Oxymoron or an Achievable Goal?
January 29, 2015 Summary Judgment: The New Legal Landscape

Presentation Material (PDF)
January 22, 2015 McCarthy Tétrault and ACC British Columbia Legal Symposium
January 22, 2015 International Arbitration Practice: Going Beyond the Basics and Examining Some Complex Issues
Arbitration
International Trade & Investment Law
John W. Boscariol
Timothy St. J. Ellam, QC
Marie-Josée Hogue, Ad. E.
Geoff R. Hall
January 21, 2015 An Update on Procurement Law in Canada
Procurement Brenda C. Swick
John W. Boscariol
Leila Rafi
December 4, 2014 Aboriginal Law 101—Understanding key Aboriginal issues in light of the Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia judgment
December 2, 2014 Annual review in the area of consumer goods, retail trade and franchising in Quebec
December 1, 2014 Bhasin v. Hrynew: SCC Establishes Duty of Honesty in Commercial Contracts; What Does it Mean? Appellate Litigation Neil Finkelstein
Geoff R. Hall
Brandon Kain
November 27, 2014 To err is human, to rectify divine – Rectification & Tax Seminar
November 26, 2014 Canada EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement International Trade & Investment Law Jean Charest
John W. Boscariol
November 20, 2014 12th Annual Disclosure & Governance Seminar Continuous Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Sonia J. Struthers
Lara Nathans
Jonathan R. Grant
Clemens Mayr
Charles S. Morgan
Sean Griffin
Julie-Martine Loranger
Andrew Matheson
Michael J. Bennett
Fraser Bourne
November 18, 2014 Shareholder Activism in North America – Current Trends and Cross-Border Developments Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene Sorell
Tim McCafferty
November 13, 2014 4th Annual Pensions Seminar, “Pension Plans in Transition” Pensions Randy Bauslaugh
Lorraine Allard
Mark Firman
Amanda Laren
Gregory Winfield
November 13, 2014 Legal Innovation Revolution
November 7, 2014 2014 Labour & Employment Law Conference Labour and Employment Benjamin T. Aberant
Ben Ratelband
Daniel Pugen
Kate McNeill-Keller
Matthew Demeo
Meaghan J McWhinnie
Melissa Kennedy
Paul A. Boniferro
Robb A. Macpherson
Sunil Kapur
Tim Lawson
Trevor Lawson
November 6, 2014 Are You Ready to Rumble? Success Factors for Insurance Recovery
November 4, 2014 2014 Labour and Employmenet Law Client Conference - Québec Region
October 29, 2014 Hot Topics in Franchise Law: How to Adapt Business Practices to Effectively Manage Legal Risk Franchise & Distribution Helen Fotinos
Adam Ship
Anne-Marie Naud
Chantal C. Tremblay
October 22, 2014 The Changing Role of General Counsel in M&A Transactions and Being Pro-Active About Post-Closing Integration Public M&A Leila Rafi
David B. Tennant
October 21, 2014 Workplace Investigations Seminar Labour and Employment Benjamin T. Aberant
Will Cascadden
Shana Wolch
Dylan R. Snowdon
Rachel Ries
Justin Turc
October 16, 2014 What’s new about the New Rules of Professional Conduct for Ontario Lawyers Malcolm M. Mercer
James Farley, Q.C.
October 8, 2014 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Anti-corruption laws – Implications for companies doing business in Canada and abroad International Trade & Investment Law John W. Boscariol
Pierre Boivin
Marc-Alexandre Hudon
October 8, 2014 Investigations, Warnings, Recalls: Charting the Course for In House Counsel to Manage Reputational Risk and Consumer Relations Products Liability Caroline Zayid
Julie-Martine Loranger
Helen Fotinos
October 2, 2014 McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Recent Developments and Best Practices in Securities Litigation Securities Litigation Sean Griffin
Miranda Lam
Julie-Martine Loranger
Andrew Matheson
Renee Reichelt
October 2, 2014 4th Annual Privacy Law Update Privacy Christine Lonsdale
Barry Sookman
Dan Glover
Kate McNeill-Keller
September 30, 2014 To err is human, to rectify divine – Rectification & Tax Tax & Litigation Chia-yi Chua
Nicolas Cloutier
Sean Smyth
Ron Mar
September 30, 2014 Megatrends in Employment Law – US vs. Canada Breakfast Seminar Labour and Employment Christopher McHardy
September 24, 2014 8th Annual Labour & Employment Client Conference Labour, Employment and Pensions Jacques Rousse
Ben Aberant
Dylan Snowdon
Shana Wolch
Will Cascadden
Mark Firman
Christopher McHardy
Justin Turc
Rachel Ries
Roland Hung
Kate McNeill-Keller
Lorraine Allard
September 18, 2014 Improving Performance in Your Organization through Mindfulness    
June 26, 2014 Law & Business Forum for JD/MBA Students    
June 25, 2014 Mitigating Corruption Risk: Latest Developments in Canadian Anti-Corruption Law    
June 11, 2014 Intellectual Property Intellectual Property Ian Bies
Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard
Dan Glover
Donald Houston
Alfred Macchione
Robert Nakano
David Tait
June 4, 2014 Principles of Privacy 101 Privacy Christine Lonsdale
Dan Glover
Kate McNeill-Keller
May 27, 2014 Legal Innovation Revolution    
May 22, 2014 Labour & Employment Seminar: Workplace Investigations

Workplace Investigations (PPT)
Labour
Employment
Will Cascadden
Shana Wolch
Ben Aberant
Dylan Snowdon
Justin Turc
May 15, 2014 Canadian Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know Competition Oliver Borgers
Donald Houston
May 14, 2014 Canadian Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know    
May 13, 2014 Mitigating Corruption Risk: Latest Developments in Canadian Anti-Corruption Law and Enforcement and the View from the RCMP

Anti-Corruption Seminar Presentation (PDF)
John Boscariol -Bio (PDF)
Lloyd Schoepp - Bio (PDF)
International Trade & Investment Law
Corporate Governance
John Boscariol
May 8, 2014 Mentoring in the Moment Karen Bell
May 5/6, 2014 Canadian Competition and Investment Canada Update: What Business Needs to Know Competition Oliver Borgers
Donald Houston
Madeleine Renaud
Dominic Thérien
April 29, 2014 3rd Annual Technology Law Innovation Summit Technology & Licensing Charles Morgan
Barry Sookman
Dana Peebles
Daniel Logan
Véronique Wattiez-Larose
Matthew Flynn
Kirsten Thompson
David Crane
Debra Finlay
Julian Ho
Rahim Esmail
George S. Takach
Wendi Locke
April 24, 2014 5 Top Challenges for In House Counsel David Woollcombe
Judith McKay
Daniel Logan
April 23, 2014 Your Patent Has Been Infringed: What Now?

Patent Law Historical Observations: Oil and Gas (PDF)
Patent Law Year in Review: Oil and Gas (2013) (PDF)
Your Patent Has Been Infringed: Now What? (PDF)
Litigation Tim Ellam
Steven Tanner
April 10, 2014 Hot off the Press: Self-reporting, Credit for Cooperation and the OSC’s New Enforcement Initiatives Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene Sorell
Renee Reichelt
April 9, 2014 Enhancing Resilience and Well-being Karen Bell
April 4, 2014 Labour and Employment Client Conference

The Buck Stops Here - Liability and Damages (Presentation)
Privacy in the Workplace (Presentation)
Drug & Alcohol Testing  (Presentation)
Workshop A - Beyond Disability  (Presentation)
Workshop B - Collective Agreement Administration (Presentation)
Workshop C - Just Cause  (Presentation)
Workshop D - Oh Canada (Presentation)
Labour Donovan Plomp
Chris McHardy
Rosalie Cress
Ryley Mennie
Shana Wolch
Will Cascadden
Tim Lawson
March 26, 2014 Issues for Financial Services Organizations Litigation Lisa Constantine
Geoff Hall
Caroline Zayid
March 5, 2014 Legal Innovation Revolution Matthew Peters
February 27, 2014 4th Annual Consumer Products & Retail Summit Consumer & Retail Lara Nathans
February 18, 2014 Canada Europe Trade and Investment Agreement - A Look Ahead: International Trade & Investment Law Jean Charest
John Boscariol
February 11, 2014 2014 Canadian Federal Budget - Live Webinar
February 6, 2014 3rd Pensions & Benefits Breakfast Conference Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation Mark Firman
Randy Bauslaugh
Donovan Plomp
January 23, 2014 Leading High-Impact Meetings Karen Bell
December 12, 2013 Labour & Employment Breakfast Seminar: Firing Right

Firing Right (PDF)
Severance and Notice (PDF)
How to Deliver the Message (PDF)
Labour Ben Aberant
Will Cascadden
Shana Wolch
November 27, 2013 Developments in White Collar Criminal Defence and Internal Investigations: The Year in Review White Collar Defence and Investigations Andrew Matheson
David Porter
Chris Wayland,
Madeleine Renaud
John Boscariol
November 21, 2013 11th Annual Disclosure and Governance Seminar Capital Markets Sonia Struthers
Fraser Bourne
David Frost
Garth Girvan
David Masse
Clemens Mayr
Lara Nathans
Thomas O'Neil
Rene Sorell
David Woollcombe
November 14, 2013 Enhancing Your Performance as a Leader by Delegating Effectively
Karen Bell
November 8, 2013 2013 Labour and Employment Law Client Conference - Ontario Region Labour Marc-Andre Blanchard
Sunil Kapur
Ben Ratelband
Naseem Malik
Dan Pugen
Paul Boniferro
Kate McNeill-Keller
Rachel Solyom
Robb Macpherson
Trevor Lawson
Ben Aberant
November 7, 2013 Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation Randy Bauslaugh
Lorraine Allard
Mark Firman
Greg Winfield
Robb Macpherson
October 30, 2013 New Developments in the Charities and Not-For-Profits Sector: What You Need to Know Business Law Shanon Grauer
Nigel Johnston
October 24, 2013 Hot Trade and Customs Issues in the Retail and Consumer Products Industry Consumer Products & Retail John Boscariol
Brenda Swick
October 23, 2013 Knowledge is Power – Understanding Corruption Risk for Directors & Officers of Canadian Companies with Foreign Operations Public Companies John Boscariol
Bill Scott
Leila Rafi
Jennifer Organ
October 16, 2013 3rd Annual Privacy Law Update Privacy Christine Lonsdale
Barry Sookman
Kirsten Thompson
Kate McNeill-Keller
October 9, 2013 Times of Crisis: The Interplay of Lawyers, Public Relations Advisors, Clients, and the New and Old Media Litigation Eric Block
October 3, 2013 Managing and Solving Ethical Dilemmas for Transactional Lawyers Ethics/Prof Resp Malcolm Mercer
September 25, 2013 7th Annual Labour & Employment Client Conference – Alberta Labour
Employment
Ben Aberant
Will Cascadden
Donovan Plomp
Jacques Rousse
Dylan Snowdon
Shana Wolch
September 24, 2013 Aboriginal Law Conference Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene R. Sorell
Andrew Matheson
Tim McCafferty
June 20, 2013 Defamation Litigation
June 11, 2013 US Patent Litigation: How it Really Works Intellectual Property Tim Ellam
June 6, 2013 Insider Trading & Investigations: How Companies Can Protect Themselves Securities Regulation & Investment Products Rene R. Sorell
Andrew Matheson
June 4, 2013 The ITAR Dual and Third-Country National Rule and Canada's Controlled Goods Program: An Update from the Regulators Procurement John W. Boscariol
May 29, 2013 Recent Coporate Tax Issues Tax Wendy Brousseau
Elaine Buzzell
Chris Falk
Ron Mar
Ryan Rabinovitch
May 9, 2013 Managing Your Career: The Role of Mentors, Champions and Sponsors Environmental Isabelle Blouin
Pierre Renaud
April 11, 2013 Recent & Upcoming Commercial Appeals: Major Decisions to Know About and to Watch For Appellate Litigation
April 10, 2013 Hot Topics in Tax Disputes Tax Tom Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Jeffrey Love
Ron Mar
April 9, 2013 Hot Topics in Tax Disputes Tax Tom Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Jeffrey Love
Ron Mar
April 4, 2013 Hot Topics in Tax Disputes Tax Tom Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Jeffrey Love
Ron Mar
March 28, 2013 M&A Skills Roundtable IV - Business/Legal Updates Public M&A
March 27, 2013 Responding to Allegations of Patent Infringement (PDF 1) (PDF 2) IP Litigation Timothy Ellam
Kara L. Smyth
Steven Tanner
March 8, 2013 2013 Labour & Employment Client Conference Labour
Employment
Benjamin T. Aberant
Mark Firman
Christopher McHardy
Paige Morrow
Qian Mou
Earl G. Phillips
Donovan Plomp
Jacques Rousse
March 7, 2013 Leveraging Multi-Cultural Teams Domestically & Globally Public M&A
February 27, 2013 Canadian Anti-Corruption Enforcement in the Resources Sector - A Discussion with the RCMP and the Crown International Trade & Investment Law
Corporate Governance
John W. Boscariol
February 27, 2013 3rd Annual Consumer & Retail Summit Consumer & Retail Lara Nathans
February 21, 2013 Year in review: commercial litigation Litigation Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard
Miguel Bourbonnais
Mason Poplaw
Chantal Tremblay
Isabelle Vendette
February 21, 2013 Solicitor-client privilege and litigation privilege Litigation Jean Lortie
Simon Potter
Chantal Tremblay
February 21, 2013 Class action mechanism from the application point of view Litigation
Class Actions
Donald Bisson
Michel Gagné
Jean Lortie
Céline Legendre
Shaun Finn
February 14, 2013 Shareholder Rights Plans Public Companies
Corporate Governance
Max Rogan
February 14, 2013 Regulatory changes every public company counsel needs to know Public Companies Philippe Leclerc
Sonia Struthers
February 14, 2013 Mergers and acquisitions: 10 things you should know about tax law Public M&A Christian Meighen
Annie Mailhot-Gamelin
February 14, 2013 Incorporating common law concepts into a contract governed by Québec law Private Transactions Martin Boodman
Véronique Wattiez Larose
February 12, 2013 Defending the Complex White-Collar Criminal Case White Collar Defence and Investigations David Porter
Andrew Matheson
January 31, 2013 Financing accounts receivable by way of security or factoring Financial Services Michel Deschamps
Mary Jeanne Phelan
January 31, 2013 Year in review: technology law Technology & Licensing Natacha Engel
Sarah Lefebvre
Charles Morgan
Véronique Wattiez Larose
January 31, 2013 Recent developments in labour law Labour Nathalie Gagnon
Jacques Rousse
January 31, 2013 Recent developments in competition law and foreign investment rules Competition Madeleine Renaud
Oliver Borgers
January 17, 2013 Canadian Anti-Corruption Enforcement in the Resources Sector
A Discussion with the RCMP and the Crown
International Trade & Investment Law John Boscariol
November 29, 2012 M&A Skills Roundtable II Public M&A
November 21, 2012 BC Pensions Client Seminar Pension, Benefits
& Executive Compensation
Randy Bauslaugh
Donovan Plomp
Mark Firman
November 2, 2012 2012 Labour & Employment Client Conference — Québec Employment
Labour
André L. Baril
Michel Gagné
Nathalie Gagnon
Simon-Pierre Hébert
Anna Jankowska
Pierre Jolin
Guylaine Lacerte
Audrey Lévesque
Jacques Rousse
Rachel Solyom
October 17, 2012 Let’s Make a Deal – M&A Deal Structures that Work Technology & Licensing
Public M&A
TJ Kang
Cheryl Slusarchuk
September 20, 2012 What Every Business Needs to Know About Technology Law Technology & Licensing Matthew D. Peters
Catherine M. Samuel
David Crane
Paul Armitage
K. Beth Macdonald
Lisa Martz
Constance Ladell, BCLC
Shanti Ariker, Salesforce.com, inc.
Barry B. Sookman
Cheryl Slusarchuk
Vincent Yip
Troy Lehman
June 07, 2012 A Primer On Contractual Interpretation Litigation Geoff Hall
Michael Feder
May 29, 2012 Aboriginal Law Conference, Vancouver Aboriginal Sam Adkins
Stephanie Axmann
Morgan Camley
John A. Doolan
Nicholas R. Hughes
Thomas Isaac
Lisa Martz
April 25, 2012 Tax Disputes — Through Understanding the Crown's Perspective Tax
Tax Disputes

Thomas B. Akin
Chia-yi Chua
Brandon Siegal

April 12, 2012 2nd Annual Mining in the Courts Litigation
Mining
Sam Adkins
John W. Boscariol
Aidan L. Cameron
Robert W. Cooper
Nicholas R. Hughes
Jean-Francois Lehoux
March 2, 2012 2012 Labour & Employment Client Conference — British Columbia Employment
Labour
Jillian N. Humphreys
Christopher M. McHardy
Earl Phillips
Donovan G. Plomp
Daniel Pugen
Jacques Rousse
February 9, 2012 Hot Topics in Class Actions Class Actions
Litigation
Miranda Lam
Warren B. Milman
Andrew Wilkinson
Jill Yates
January 18, 2012 2nd Annual Technology Law Summit Technology & Licensing
November 22, 2011 9th Annual Disclosure & Governance Seminar Environmental
Public Companies
Securities Regulation & Investment Products
Continuous Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Joseph A. Garcia
Peter C. Goode
Vanessa Grant
Philippe Leclerc
Clemens Mayr
Philip C. Moore
Lara Nathans
Sonia J. Struthers
June 8, 2011 Hiring Right: Avoiding Pitfalls and Limiting Risk Employment
Labour
Earl Phillips
May 18, 2011 Deals: Making & Breaking Them Litigation David Crane
Michael A. Feder
Miranda Lam
Robin Mahood
May 12, 2011 2011 Labour & Employment Client Conference — Alberta Employment
Labour
Toni L. Eckes
Michael D. A. Ford
Tina Giesbrecht
Earl Phillips
Jacques Rousse
Gregory J. Winfield
Michael Droke (Dorsey & Whitney LLP)
May 5, 2011 Hot Topics — Current Intellectual Property Law Issues Intellectual Property K. Beth Macdonald
Lisa Martz
Vincent Yip
April 13, 2011 Maintaining Privilege when Acting as In-house Counsel Litigation Andrew Wilkinson
March 30, 2011 Project Management 101 for Lawyers Matthew D. Peters
Greg Baranieski
March 22, 2011 Webinar: 2011 Federal Budget — Get the Full Picture Private Equity
Sales & Commodity Taxes
Tax
Tax Disputes
Tax Planning
Trusts & Estates Planning
James G. Morand
Gabrielle M.R. Richards
March 18, 2011 The Business Corporations Act: Overview of a major reform of Québec company law Corporate Governance
Financial Services
Private Transactions
Public companies
Matthieu Rheault
Iain C. Scott
March 11, 2011 2011 Labour & Employment Client Conference — British Columbia Employment
Labour
Randy Bauslaugh
Mark Firman
Michael D. A. Ford
Tina Giesbrecht
Jillian N. Humphreys
Christopher M. McHardy
Tara McPhail
Earl Phillips
Ben Ratelband
Jacques Rousse
Michael Droke
February 16, 2011 Directors' liability and sources of indemnification Corporate Governance
Litigation
Professional Liability
Public Companies
Emmanuelle Poupart
Chantal C. Tremblay
Marie Giguère
Martine Turcotte
February 16, 2011 Transnational class actions: recent developments Class Actions Donald Bisson
Simon V. Potter
February 16, 2011 E-Discovery Litigation
Privacy
Technology & Licensing
David Gray
Nicholas S. Trottier
February 14, 2011 Social media networks: Yes! They are well and truly personal Communications
Technology & Licensing
Anja Djogo
Véronique Wattiez Larose
February 14, 2011 Review of the year in IT law Intellectual Property
Technology & Licensing
Michèle Lefaivre
Charles S. Morgan
February 14, 2011 Lobbying, ethics and relations with public authorities: rules, processes and practices Continuous Disclosure
Financial Services
Public Companies
Regulatory Advice
Claude Bisson
Daniel Johnson
Pierre-Hugues Vallée
February 14, 2011 Environmental issues in the context of transactions, reorganizations and closures: legal and communication aspects Environmental Isabelle Blouin
Mira Gauvin
Cindy Vaillancourt
Louis-Philippe Gariépy
November 24, 2010 8th Annual Disclosure & Governance Seminar Environmental
Public Companies
Securities Regulation & Investment Products
Continuous Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Cameron G. Belsher
Peter C. Goode
Jonathan R. Grant
Vanessa Grant
Philippe Leclerc
David McAusland
Philip C. Moore
Lara Nathans
Anne-Marie Sheahan
Sonia J. Struthers