Please note this webcast will be in English only.
Join members of Blakes national Class Actions team for an in-depth discussion about the recent developments and trends impacting the legal landscape for class actions in Canada.
This live webcast will cover the following topics:
General trends in class actions in Canada
Ontario’s amendments to the Class Proceedings Act – heightened certification threshold and its impact
The top class action decisions of 2020
Managing overlapping multi-jurisdictional class actions
Pre-certification motions and their sequencing
Pure economic loss developments
Following the presentation, there will be a 10-minute Q&A session.
Catherine Beagan Flood, Partner, Toronto
Ariane Bisaillon, Partner, Montréal
Emily Hazlett, Associate, Toronto
Nicole Henderson, Partner, Toronto
Jessica Lam, Associate, Toronto
Keith Marlowe, Partner, Calgary
Robin Reinertson, Partner, Vancouver
Karine Russell, Associate, Vancouver
- Simon Seida, Partner, Montréal
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
12 – 1 p.m. (EST)
Mandatory Continuing Education
This program contains 1 hour 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.
This program has been accredited for 1 CPD Credit Hour with The Law Society of British Columbia.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon (U.S.) LLP has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education (CLE) in the State of New York. This seminar is appropriate for newly admitted and/or experienced attorneys and has been accredited for 1.0 hour of CLE credits.
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