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Law and Ethics Seminar for In-House Counsel

Law and Ethics Seminar for In-House Counsel
Vancouver, November 18, 2016

The complexity of today's business world gives rise to a host of ethical dilemmas. Ethical systems in different jurisdictions place different emphasis on what is important in the decision-making process. In-house counsel play a key role in this process.

This seminar will feature a panel of senior counsel who will discuss several current ethical issues that in-house counsel may face. Attendees will be provided with scenarios and encouraged to participate in the discussion.


  • Breakfast and Registration: 7:30 – 8 a.m.
  • Presentation: 8 – 10 a.m.


  • Deborah Armour, Chief Legal Officer, The Law Society of British Columbia
  • Pauline Lysaght, Assistant Vice President, Head of Retail Banking, Regulatory Compliance at HSBC Bank Canada
  • Bill Kaplan, Q.C., Partner, Blakes
  •  Steven McKoen, Partner, Blakes
  • Anne Stewart, Q.C., Partner, Blakes

Fairmont Pacific Rim
Star Sapphire Ballroom, 3rd Floor
1038 Canada Place
Vancouver, B.C.

Mandatory Continuing Education

British Columbia

This program has been accredited for 2 CPD Credit Hours with The Law Society of British Columbia and counts towards the two-hour requirement for professional responsibility and ethics.


This program contains 2 hours of Professionalism content.

This organization has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Ontario.