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Beyond Cards: Payment Progression in Canada

October 8, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Join Blakes lawyers for a live webcast as we present the 12th annual overview of recent legal and regulatory developments and practical strategies to navigate the changing regulation of Canada’s payments industry.


  • COVID-19 round-up

  • Update on payment modernization, including the retail payments oversight framework and fintech

  • Trends in consumer payments

  •  Potential changes to the privacy landscape in Ontario and Quebec

  •  Update on the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

  •  What's new with FINTRAC/anti-money laundering?

  •  Impact of the Léon's decision on credit advertising

  •  Latest Quebec legislation developments


Thursday, October 8, 2020

Live Webcast (EDT):
12 – 1 p.m. – Presentation
1 – 1:15 p.m. – Break
1:15 – 2:15 p.m. – Presentation

A detailed agenda will be provided.

Mandatory Continuing Education

This program contains 2 hours of Substantive content.

Please note that pursuant to the amendments to the Règlement sur la formation continue obligatoire des avocats (Regulation respecting mandatory continuing education for lawyers – available in French only) of the Barreau du Québec, which came into force on April 1, 2019, the status of “recognized provider” and the mandatory “recognition” of activities have been abolished.

Blakes will continue to provide you with a confirmation of participation for your records. As stipulated in the above-mentioned regulation, members must preserve supporting documents attesting their completion of training activities for a period of seven years beginning on April 30 following the end of the reference period during which such activities were completed.

British Columbia
This program has been accredited for 2 CPD Credit Hours with The Law Society of British Columbia.