The Advocates' Society - Summer Trial Advocacy College

6/14/2018 - 6/15/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocactes' Society Education Centre, Toronto, ON

Marie-Andrée Vermette, WeirFoulds Partner and Chair of the firm's Commercial Litigation Practice Group, will Co-chair The Advocates' Society program, Summer Trial Advocacy College.

The Advocates' Society - Privilege: A Litigator's Guide

6/12/2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will be a panel member for The Advocates' Society program, Privilege: A Litigator's Guide.

AMCTO's 2018 Annual Conference

6/11/2018
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Blue Mountain Resort

WeirFoulds Partner Jeff Cowan will speak at AMCTO's 2018 Annual Conference. He will speak on the topic, "Recent Developments in Property Assessment and Municipal Taxation".

Video Game Law 2.0: Essential and Emerging Issues

6/5/2018
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Associate Lisa Danay is a Program Chair of the Video Game Law 2.0: Essential and Emerging Issues conference presented by the OBA Entertainment, Media and Communications Law, and Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law Sections.

OBA Award of Excellence in Trusts and Estates Law

6/4/2018
5:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Four Seasons Hotel Toronto

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be chairing and hosting the Ontario Bar Association's "Award of Excellence in Trusts and Estates Law" dinner.

B'nai Brith Trusts and Estate Seminar - Estate Tax Planning Gone Awry

5/30/2018
7:30 a.m. -
Shaarei Shomayim Synagogue

WeirFoulds partners Caroline Abela and Clare Burns will speak at the B'nai Brith Trusts and Estate Seminar, "Estate Tax Planning Gone Awry".

STEP Canada 20th National Conference

5/28/2018
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Partner Clare Burns will speak at the 20th annual STEP National Conference.

Ontario Bar Association Program Package: "Professional Regulation Essentials" and "Advanced Issues in Professional Regulation"

5/14/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events

WeirFoulds Partner Jeff Cowan will act as Program Chair for the Ontario Bar Association Program Package covering the topics, "Professional Regulation Essentials" and "Advanced Issues in Professional Regulation. WeirFoulds Partners Jill Dougherty and Alexandra Wilbee will also both speak as part of the programs.

Osgoode Certificate in Human Rights Theory and Practice

5/11/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will speak as part of the Osgoode Certificate in Human Rights Theory and Practice. He will present on the topic, "New Developments In Human Rights Law" on the final day of the program.

Sealant and Waterproofing Association Luncheon Seminar

5/3/2018
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The Richmond Hill Country Club, Richmond Hill, ON

WeirFoulds Partners Sandra Astolfo and Faren Bogach will present the seminar topic, "Bill 142, Construction Lien Amendment Act" to members of the Sealant and Waterproofing Association

CBA Webinar - Financial Statements in Practice: M&A Case Study

5/1/2018
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Webinar

WeirFoulds Partner David S. Brown will present at the Canadian Bar Association's Financial Statements in Practice: M&A Case Study Live Webinar. 

WeirFoulds - Beware of Boilerplate: What You Need to Know About Common Contract Clauses

5/1/2018
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto, ON

A substantial share of contract litigation involves disputes over the interpretation of contractual clauses. Boilerplate clauses are sometimes the subject of such disputes, or they fail to accomplish what they were meant to in the event of a dispute.

Municipal Infrastructure Projects That Can Promote Economic Development or Revitalization

4/30/2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Copper Creek Golf Club

WeirFoulds Partners Brad McLellan, Dan Ferguson, Sandra Astolfo and Heather Douglas will be presenting at this insightful and important Program. The focus of the Program is on municipal infrastructure projects that can revitalize downtown or suburban areas and serve as drivers of economic development. 

The Advocates' Society - Construction Law: Arbitration and Adjudication Advocacy

4/27/2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

WeirFoulds Partner Sandra Astolfo will co-chair and Glenn Ackerley will be skilled instructor for the Advocates' Society's 2nd annual construction law program, Construction Law: Arbitration & Adjudication Advocacy.

Osgoode Professional Development - 15th National Symposium on Class Actions

4/26/2018 - 4/27/2018
9:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development Centre, 1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Marie-Andrée Vermette will be participating in the panel, "What Goes Around Comes Around: Lawyers Under Class Action Attack".

WeirFoulds Women Spring Event - Speaking from Experience

4/25/2018
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Albany Club - 91 King St E, Toronto (416) 364-5471

WeirFoulds women will host an interactive that will give attendees the tools they need to communicate in an impactful manner.

WeirFoulds LLP - Professional Self-Regulatory Bodies Seminar

4/20/2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

The Professional Self-Regulatory Bodies Practice Group will be hosting a seminar on the current trends and issues faced by Ontario Regulators.

Key Update on the New Construction Act

4/19/2018
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Sandra Astolfo will speak at the joint Ontario Bar Association and Canadian Bar Association Construction and Infrastructure Law Program, Key Update on the New Construction Act.  

ABA Section of International Law 2018 Annual Conference

4/17/2018 - 4/21/2018
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
New York City, NY

WeirFoulds Partner Nikforos Iatrou will be Panel Chair and Moderator for a competition litigation panel and WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be speaking on the "International Transfers: Lessons to be Learned from Family Owned Enterprises in Transition"  panel at the ABA Section of International Law 2018 Annual Conference.

Packing Your Digital Suitcase - Understanding Your Professional Obligations When Client Data Crosses Borders

4/13/2018
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events

WeirFoulds associate Lisa Danay is a Program Chair of the Packing Your Digital Suitcase - Understanding Your Professional Obligations When Client Data Crosses Borders program presented by the OBA Information Technology & Intellectual Property Law, International Law, and Law Practice Management Section.

The Planning Justification Report and Municipal Staff Report: What Will They Look Like Under Bill 139

4/12/2018
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds LLP and OPPI are hosting an interactive lunch program to discuss the new standard of review and appeal process under Bill 139.

CCRE Annual Energy Leaders Roundtable

4/11/2018 - 4/13/2018
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Hockey Valley Resort, Orangeville, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Robert Warren will moderate a panel and be a panelist for another for the 2018 Council for Clean & Reliable Energy (CCRE) Annual Energy Leaders Roundtable.

WeirFoulds Sponsor 2018 PCMA Private Capital Markets Conference

4/11/2018 - 4/12/2018
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

WeirFoulds is proud to sponsor the 2018 PCMA PrivateCapital Markets Conference, Setting the Page for the Private Capital Markets.

The conference provides attendees with access to the top industryleaders and regulators and exposure to ideas and opportunities that will growthe private capital markets.

For more information on the conference program, please click here

2018 PCMA Private Capital Markets Conference

4/11/2018 - 4/12/2018
5:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Arcadian Court, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Susan Han will speak at the 2018 PCMA Private Capital Markets Conference.

RegPro2018 - Professional Regulation & Discipline

4/10/2018 - 4/11/2018
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partners Jill Dougherty and Jordan Glick will speak on the topic, "Current Developments in Screening Committees" at the 22nd Annual RegPro2018 - Professional Regulation and Discipline.

RBC Capital Markets - Canadian Municipal Symposium

4/9/2018
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
RBC Plaza, 40-200 Bay Street, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Heather Douglas will speak on  Ontario's recently released Prudent Investor Regulations at the RBC Capital Markets Canadian Municipal Symposium.  

SpringFest

4/5/2018
8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

WeirFoulds Partners Jeff Cowan, Ryan Morris and Karsten Lee, and Associate Michael Connell will speak at SpringFest 2018 on the topic, "Legal and Regulatory Issues Facing Building Owners and Property Managers".

WeirFoulds Employment and Labour Law Seminar - Spring Session

4/5/2018
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds WeirFoulds Employment and Labour Law Seminar - Spring Session will cover what you need to know to handle The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017 (better known as "Bill 148").

Canadian Bar Assocation - Paper, Rock, Privilege - Document Production in an Age of the Million Document Case

3/13/2018
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds Office, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Nikiforos Iatrou will moderate a CBA Competition Law Section panel discussion on the topic, "Paper, Rock, Privilege - Document Production in an Age of the Million Document Case".

Osgoode PD - Dealing with Charter Claims and Values - A Tribunal Primer

3/9/2018
8:00 a.m. - 4:10 p.m.
Osgoode PD, 1 Dundas Street West, 26th Floor, Room C, Toronto, ON

Raj Anand, WeirFoulds Partner and highly regarded human rights lawyer, will speak at the Osgoode PD one-day program, Dealing with Charter Claims and Values - A Tribunal Primer.

Financial Empowerment for Women

3/8/2018
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP

Lori Duffy, WeirFoulds Partner and estates and trust law professional, will take part in a panel at the Financial Empowerment for Women seminar.

OBA Professional Development - Buying and Selling a Business: A Comprehensive Guide

3/8/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events

WeirFoulds associate Johanne Franklin will speak on, "What is Being Sold/Transferred", at the Ontario Bar Associations Professional Development Program, Buying and Selling a Business: A Comprehensive Guide.

OBA Municipal Law Program - 5 Minute Advocacy for Municipal & Planning Lawyers

3/6/2018
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Denise Baker will speak at the Canadian Bar Association Municipal Law Program, 5 Minute Advocacy for Municipal & Planning Lawyers.

WeirFoulds and ACC - Competition Law Compliance Seminar

3/6/2018
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP

WeirFoulds LLP and The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) invite in-house counsel to a breakfast seminar on Competition Law compliance policies

The Advocates' Society - Trial From A To Z

3/2/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, 2700 250 Yonge St., Toronto

WeirFoulds Partner Frank Walwyn is acting as a Program Co-chair and Partner Marie-Andrée Vermette is participating as a faculty member and presenter of The Advocates' Society panel, "Conducting an Effective Examination-in-Chief".

The Barrie Construction Association Educational Program - The Competition Act

2/16/2018
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Barrie, ON

WeirFoulds associate Graham Brown will present to members of The Barrie Construction Association on the topic, "The Competition Act".

The Advocates' Society - Top Cases in Estates Litigation

2/8/2018
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, 2700 250 Yonge St., Toronto

WeirFoulds associate Hayley Peglar will co-facilitate the Advocates' Society's Estates Litigation Practice Group annual breakfast program, Top Cases in Estates Litigation.

The Advocates' Society - Motions Advocacy

2/7/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, 2700 250 Yonge St., Toronto

WeirFoulds Partners Jill Dougherty and Marie-Andrée Vermette will participate in The Advocates' Society program, Motions Advocacy.

The Canadian Institite - 3rd Annual Managing Risk in Construction Contracts and Projects

2/7/2018
8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Old Mill Toronto, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Nikiforos Iatrou and Associate Graham Brown will speak at The Canadian Institute's 3rd Annual Managing Risk in Construction Contracts and Projects.

Ontario Bar Association's Institute 2018

2/6/2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON

Three WeirFoulds partners will be speaking at the Ontario Bar Association's Institute 2018. Sandra Astolfo will be a part of the Construction and Infrastructure Law program and Barnet Kussner and Bruce Engell will both be a part of the Municipal Law program.

The Advocates' Society - Cross-Examination: Strategies for Success

1/30/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, 2700 250 Yonge St., Toronto

WeirFoulds partner Marie-Andrée Vermette will act as program co-chair and WeirFoulds partner Caroline Abela will be a skilled instructor for The Advocates' Society program, "Cross-Examination: Strategies for Success".

Intensive Skills Workshop: Will Drafting - Osgoode Professional Development

1/19/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development Centre, 1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela is a faculty member of the Intensive Skills Workshop: Will Drafting - Osgoode Professional Development.

Estate Accounting 2018 - Law Society of Upper Canada

1/15/2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre - The Law Society of Upper Canada - 130 Queen Street West

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be presenting,"Experts in Contested Passings of Accounts – The Ethics Issues Arising in the Context of Communicating with Experts."

The New Construction Act - Muskoka Builders Association Educational Program

1/11/2018
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Bracebridge, ON

WeirFoulds associate Graham Brown will present to members of the Muskoka Builders Association on the topic of The New Construction Act. 

P3 Litigation: Tackling and Resolving Disputes

12/7/2017
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds partner Glenn Ackerley will speak at the Ontario Bar Association Construction Law Program, "P3 Litigation: Tackling and Resolving Disputes".

The Agreement: The Key Components of an Effective Shareholder Agreement

12/7/2017 - 12/7/2019
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Webinar

FEX Members Jeff Noble, BDO, and Caroline Abela, WeirFoulds LLP, invite you to a complimentary webinar series titled: All About Shareholders.

2017 PHIPA Connections Summit

12/5/2017 - 12/6/2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
The Old Mill, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds associate Sarah Yun will be co-presenting with IPC Commissioner Brian Beamish on the topic of, "Mandatory Reporting and Breach Notification: What You Need To Know", at a Keynote session at the 2017 PHIPA Connections Summit.

Construct Canada

11/29/2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

WeirFoulds partners Glenn Ackerley and Sandra Astolfo will present at Construct Canada on, "Construction Law Update: The New Construction Act".

RODA's 3rd Annual Diversity Conference in Partnership with the OBA

11/27/2017
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds associate Priya Morley will speak at RODA's 3rd Annual Diversity Conference in Partnership with the OBA: Where We Are and Where We Are Heading.

Construction Liens and Trust Course

11/22/2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The Construction Institute of Canada

WeirFoulds partner Michael Swartz will instruct a The Construction Institute of Canada's half-day seminar on Construction Liens and Trusts.

Driving Innovation: The Interface Between Competition and Intellectual Property Law

11/22/2017
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds partner Nikiforos Iatrou will speak at the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) on the topic, "Driving Innovation: The Interface Between Competition and Intellectual Property Law". The session is part of the OBA Information Technology & Intellectual Property Law Program.

 

Safeguarding Real Estate Transactions 2017

11/21/2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West

WeirFoulds partner Ken Prehogan will be speaking at Safeguarding Real Estate Transactions 2017 presented by The Law Society of Upper Canada

FACL 11th Annual Conference

11/18/2017
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Toronto Region Board of Trade, First Canadian Place, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will moderate a discussion on the topic, "Advancing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion" at the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers' 11th Annual Conference.

Best Practices for Constitutional Rights Litigation

11/16/2017

Online

WeirFoulds partner Raj Anand will present the Canadian Bar Association webinar, "Best Practices for Constitutional Rights Litigation".

The Process: Creating a Values Based Shareholder Agreement

11/14/2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Webinar

FEX Members Jeff Noble, BDO, and Caroline Abela, WeirFoulds LLP, invite you to a complimentary webinar series titled: All About Shareholders.

The New Construction Act (Bill 142) Forum

11/9/2017
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP

WeirFoulds will host a Construction Corporate Counsel Forum event to discuss the new Construction Act (Bill 142).

Self-Regulatory Bodies Seminar 2017

11/9/2017
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
WeirFoulds Offices, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto

Please join the WeirFoulds Professional Self-Regulatory Bodies Practice Group and guest speakers for innovative, engaging and interactive café style panels. 

Speakers Bureau, Make-A-Will Month

11/4/2017
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Toronto Public Library, Northern District Branch, 40 Orchard View Blvd, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds associates Hayley Peglar and Megan Mah will speak as part of the Toronto Public Library's Make a Will Month.

Canadian Elder Law Conference

11/2/2017 - 11/3/2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC

WeirFoulds partners Clare Burns and John Risk will speak at the Canadian Elder Law Conference.

The Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators 29th Annual Conference

11/2/2017
8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds partner Raj Anand will speak at SOAR's 29th Annual Conference 2017 - Exploring Justice: An Experiential Journey.

JAX Chamber Leadership Trip

11/1/2017 - 11/3/2017

Toronto, ON

Infrastructure partner Brad McLellan has been invited to speak at the JAX Chamber Leadership Trip being held in Toronto from November 1-3.

Canadian Municipal Symposium

10/30/2017
11:45 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
RBC Plaza, 200 Bay Steet, Toronto, ON

Partner Heather Douglas will present, "Refresher on Lender Protective Provisions and Update on Prudent Investor" at the Canadian Municipal Symposium.

7th Biennial Women in Litigation Symposium

10/27/2017
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The Carlu, 444 Yonge Street, 7th Floor, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds partner Sandra Astolfo will be a mentor for the 7th Biennial Women in Litigation Symposium": Unstoppable Confidence: Making Your Mark as a Litigator

WeirFoulds Client Seminar: The Changing Planning and Development Landscape

10/26/2017
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Copper Creek Golf Club, 11191 Hwy 27, Kleinburg, ON

The members of the WeirFoulds Municipal and Planning Law Practice Group invite you to join us for an informative session on recent and pending changes to the land use planning and development process.

Quebec Lawyers Abroad and le Bureau du Québec à Toronto cocktail reception

10/26/2017
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 4100-66 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON

Quebec Lawyers Abroad (Avocats Hors Québec) and the Bureau du Québec à Toronto invite you to a cocktail reception.

CBA Competition Law Fall Conference

10/26/2017 - 10/27/2017
8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Ottawa, ON

WeirFoulds partner Nikiforos Iatrou will moderate a discussion on "Competitor collaborations and antitrust compliance in a connected world" at the CBA Competition Law Fall Conference.

Lunch with The Right Honourable Brian Mulroney, PC, CC, COQ, LLD

10/19/2017
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Oakville Conference Centre - 2515 Wyecroft Road

WeirFoulds is a Presenting Sponsor of the  Lunch with The Right Honourable Brian Mulroney, PC, CC, COQ, LLD, hosted by The Oakville Chamber of Commerce.

The Litigator's Guide to Tribunal Advocacy

10/16/2017 - 10/17/2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development, 1 Dundas St. West, 26th floor, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds partner Jordan Glick will present Osgoode Professional Development Program, The Litigator's Guide to Tribunal Advocacy.

International Municipal Lawyers Association 82nd Annual Conference

10/16/2017
8:30 p.m. - 4:55 p.m.
Hilton Hotel and Suites, Niagara Falls, ON

WeirFoulds partners Dan Ferguson, Heather Douglas and Brad McLellan will present at the International Municipal Lawyers Association's 82nd Annual Conference.

Lunch Series Presentations: Shareholder Disputes: The Anatomy of a Shareholders' Dispute

10/12/2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Webinar

FEX Members Jeff Noble, BDO, and Caroline Abela, WeirFoulds LLP, invite you to a complimentary webinar series titled: All About Shareholders.

WeirFoulds Investment Funds Group Special Event

10/5/2017
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP

The WeirFoulds Investment Funds Group invites you to attend a special session to discuss recent developments in the investment funds industry.

The Authoritative view of the Construction Lien Amendment Act, Bill 142

10/3/2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

Sandra Astolfo, WeirFoulds partner and LSUC certified specialist in construction law will speak at the OBA Construction and Infrastructure Law Program. She will present on the topic of, "The "How" of Prompt Payment".

Ontario Professional Planning Institute Conference

10/3/2017 - 10/5/2017
8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Blue Mountain Resort, Town of Blue Mountain, ON

WeirFoulds partners Denise Baker and Jeff Cowan and associate Jennifer Meader will be speaking at the 2017 Ontario Professional Planning Institute (OPPI) Conference.

The Real Estate Strategy & Leasing Conference

9/19/2017
7:00 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Toronto, ON

Partners Lisa Borsook and David Thompson will participate in a panel discussion at the 2017 Real Estate Strategy & Leasing Conference. 

CBA 13th National Insolvency Law Conference

9/15/2017
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
St John's, NL

WeirFoulds partner Edmond Lamek will speak at the Canadian Bar Association's 13th National Insolvency Law Conference. Edmond will be a part of a discussion on hot topics impacting the practice of commercial and personal insolvency.

SCG Legal 2017 Annual Meeting

9/7/2017 - 9/8/2017
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Denver Inverness, Denver, CO

Executive Partner Lisa Borsook will present during the "Women & the Challenges of Law Firm Leadership" panel at the SCG Legal 2017 Annual Meeting.

2017 Canadian Apartment Investment Conference

9/6/2017
7:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building

WeirFoulds partners Brad McLellan and David Thompson will participate in the 2017 Canadian Apartment Investment Conference.

Association of Municipalities Ontario Annual Conference

8/13/2017 - 8/16/2017
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Westin Ottawa, 11 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Kim Mullin will present at the Association of Municipalities Ontario Annual Conference on "Winds of Change: Legislative Reforms to Municipal, Planning and Conflicts of Interest Law".

Congrès annuel de l'AJEFO (Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario)

6/23/2017 - 6/24/2017

Sheraton Hotel, Ottawa, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Marie-Andrée Vermette will be speaking about "Développements récents en matière de privilege"

The Case for Change: Impacting the diversity deficit in the Canadian legal profession

6/19/2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:40 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds partner Raj Anand will be a panelist for the Economic Club of Canada event, The Case for Change: Impacting the diversity deficit in the Canadian legal profession.

Institute of Municipal Assessors 61st Annual Conference

6/18/2017 - 6/20/2017
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Delta Hotels Ottawa City Centre

Partner Jeff Cowan will be presenting on Assessment Review Board's new Rules of Procedure at the Institute of Municipal Assessors 61st Annual Conference, Managing Change Today for Progress Tomorrow.

19th National STEP Canada Conference

6/12/2017 - 6/13/2017
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Clare Burns will be speaking on "Planning and Dealing with Unique Estate Assets" at the 19th National STEP Canada Conference.

AMCTO's 2017 Annual Conference & AGM

6/11/2017 - 6/14/2017
9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Huntsville, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Kim Mullin will present with Kimberly Kitteringham from the City of Markham on "Emerging issues in municipal election law and practice" at AMCTO's 2017 Annual Conference & AGM.

Realizing Rights 2017: Human Rights and Constitutionalism

6/8/2017 - 6/10/2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will be part of a panel discussion entitled: "Making the case for the systemic remedial authority of human rights tribunals" at the upcoming international conference, Realizing Rights 2017: Human Rights and Constitutionalism. 

What it Takes to Become a Judge

6/7/2017
5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
TLA Lawyers Lounge, 361 University Avenue, 2nd Floor, Rotunda, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Frank Walwyn will be a featured panelist at upcoming Toronto Lawyers Association CPD seminar, "What it Takes to Become a Judge".

Charter Issues at Administrative Tribunals

6/7/2017
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Jeff Cowan will be Program Co-Chair for the Canadian Bar Association's upcoming OBA Administrative Law / Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law Program, Charter Issues at Administrative Tribunals. WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will also be a Program Speaker.  

PACE

6/7/2017
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Deer Ridge Golf Club

WeirFoulds Partner Glenn Ackerley will be speaking at Grand Valley Construction Association event, PACE, Make it without Breaking It

Government Finance Officers Association 111th Annual Conference

5/21/2017 - 5/23/2017
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Denver, Colorado

Partner Bradley McLellan will be speaking at the Government Finance Officers Association 111th Annual Conference.

International Municipal Lawyer Association in Canada Spring meeting

5/18/2017

Waterside Inn, Mississauga, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Barnet Kussner will be speaking on Richmond Hill Parkland Appeal - Discussion of the Court's Commentary on the Role and Jurisdiction of the OMB at the International Municipal Lawyer Association in Canada Spring meeting.

The Osgoode Certificate in Human Rights Theory and Practice

5/8/2017 - 5/12/2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development, 1 Dundas St. West, 26th Floor, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will be one of the instructors for OPD's course on Human Rights Theory & Practice. His session on Advanced Topics in Human Rights Law & Practice is scheduled on Friday, May 12, 2017. 

Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THIA) Conference

4/30/2017 - 5/3/2017

Vdara Hotel & Spa, Las Vegas, Nevada

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand will present on Human Rights, Mental Illness & Travel Insurance" as part of the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THIA) Conference on May 2.

Punuka Annual Lecture 2017: The Role of Public-Private Partnership in Infrastructural Development

4/27/2017
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Metropolitan Club, 21 Kofo Abayomi Crescent, Victoria Island, Lagos

WeirFoulds Partner Frank Walwyn will be speaking at the Punuka Annual Lecture 2017: The Role of Public-Private Partnership in Infrastructural Development.

Construction Law: Lien and Arbitration Advocacy program

4/21/2017
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

WeirFoulds Partner Sandra Astolfo will co-chair The Advocates' Society program, Construction Law: Lien and Arbitration Advocacy program. Partner Glenn Ackerley will speak on "Motion to Stay Lien Proceedings".

Administrative Tribunal Advocacy

3/28/2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

WeirFoulds Partner Kim Mullin will be a skills instructor for the Advocates' Society Administrative Tribunal Advocacy Program.

Buying and Selling a Business: A Comprehensive Guide

3/27/2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Associate Johanne Franklin will present at the Ontario Bar Association CPD program, Buying and Selling a Business: A Comprehensive Guide.

Successful Settlements 2017: Strategies and Tactics For Civil Litigators

3/24/2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development Centre, 1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be facilitating Osgoode Hall Law School program, "Successful Settlements 2017: Strategies and Tactics For Civil Litigators."

Preparing Winning Court Documents

3/23/2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, 250 Yonge St., Suite 2700, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be a panelist for The Advocates' Society's upcoming education program, Preparing Winning Court Documents.

Crisis Management: How to Utilize the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

3/17/2017
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
Hilton Barbados Resort, St. Michael, Barbados

Join us for a one-day workshop to learn how to put the legislation into practice. Speakers will share their insights and experiences working under Canada's Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, the model for Barbados' legislation, as well as lessons learned from dealing with bankruptcy and insolvency throughout the Caribbean and abroad.

The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2017

2/22/2017
9:00 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
The Law Society of Upper Canada, Donald Lamont Learning Centre

WeirFoulds Partner David Thompson and Associate MacDonald Allen will present in the Law Society of Upper Canada's upcoming CPD program, The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2017. David will present "It's Fundamental, No Really, Fundamental Breach as Tenant's Remedy and Mac will present "How Insurance and Indemnity Provisions Need to Work Together".

Top Cases in Estates Litigation

2/8/2017
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

WeirFoulds Associate Hayley Peglar will be presenting at this annual annual program. Don't miss this opportunity to hear about the top cases and trends from 2016.

Navigating Everyday Construction Law Landmines: Best Practices for Smooth Digging

2/7/2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Sandra Astolfo will co-chair the Ontario Bar Association's Institute program, Navigating Everyday Construction Law Landmines - Best Practices for Smooth Digging.

Tips, Traps and Select Issues in Trust Drafting and Administration

1/25/2017
7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Calgary Petroleum Club, Calgary, AB

WeirFoulds Partner Clare Burns will speak on "Tips and Traps/Select Issues in Trust Drafting" for the STEP Calgary branch.

2nd Annual Managing Risk in Construction Contracts & Projects conference

1/24/2017 - 1/25/2017
8:00 a.m. - 12: 30 p.m.
Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Glenn Ackerley will be speaking at the 2nd Annual Managing Risk in Construction Contracts & Projects conference on "The Role of Underground Utilities in Construction Contracts".

Opening Statements and Examination-in-chief

12/14/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be a skilled instructor for The Advocates' Society's education program, Opening Statements and Examination-in-chief.

Construct Canada

11/30/2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partners Glenn Ackerley and Sandra Astolfo will present, "Construction Law Update: The Construction Lien Act Review" at the 28th Annual Construct Canada.  

RODA's 2nd Annual Diversity Conference in Partnership with the OBA Success Strategies for Diverse Lawyers

11/29/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON, M5C 2B8

WeirFoulds Executive Partner Lisa Borsook and Partner Raj Anand will speak at RODA's 2nd Annual Diversity Conference in Partnership with the OBA Success Strategies for Diverse Lawyers.

Oral Advocacy Boot Camp (YLD)

11/28/2016
12 noon - 5:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto

WeirFoulds Partner Clare Burns will speak at the upcoming OBA Young Lawyers Division, Oral Advocacy Boot Camp.

Developments in Fitness to Practise and Screening Committee Processes

11/24/2016
8:30 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
WeirFoulds Office, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, TD Bank Tower, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partners Jill Dougherty and Jordan Glick will lead two panel session on essential topics:

  • Fitness to practise proceedings and human rights issues
  • Issues facing screening committees

Tax Traps and Preventive Planning Seminar

11/24/2016
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Riviera Parque Convention Centre, 2800 Highway 7 West, Vaughan, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Ryan Morris will present a session on "55(2) - Anti-surplus stripping / Intercorporate Dividends" at the upcoming Tax Traps and Preventive Planning Seminar.

Leading Effectively

11/23/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:10 p.m.
RCMI 426 University Avenue, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Executive Partner Lisa Borsook will speak on "Demonstrating Transparent Leadership" at a Women in Leadership event hosted by FCI-CWI.

Jamaican Bar Association Presents: Annual Week-end Conference

11/18/2016 - 11/20/2016
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, Montego Bay, St. James, Jamaica

On Saturday, November 19, Nadia Chiesa will be presenting: "Shareholder Disputes:  A Practical Guide to the Proving of Damages" with Prem Lobo.

Estates & Trusts Practitioners' Forum

11/15/2016 - 11/16/2016
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Langdon Hall, Cambridge, ON

Bianca La Neve, lawyer with the Estates, Trusts & Charities practice group at WeirFoulds, will give a presentation at the two day conference, Estates & Trusts Practitioners' Forum, titled "What's the Scope of the Power of Attorney?" and "The Duty to Account at the Hotel California."

The Advocates' Society Fall Convention

11/11/2016 - 11/12/2016

Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa, Sonoma, CA

WeirFoulds Partner Marie-Andrée Vermette will be speaking at the 2016 The Advocates' Society Fall Convention

Restrictive Covenants in Employment Agreements

11/10/2016
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, TD Bank Tower, Toronto, ON M5K 1B7

WeirFoulds Partner Sean Foran and WeirFoulds Associate Aisling Flarity will provide tips to help you avoid the pitfalls that make enforcement of restrictive covenants difficult before the courts, leading to increased risks and elevated costs for your organization.

18th Annual Private Equity Summit: Invest. Grow. Succeed.

11/9/2016
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Trump International Hotel and Tower, 325 Bay Street, Toronto

WeirFoulds is proud to be the platinum sponsor of the 18th Annual Private Equity Summit.

Construction Lien Act Reform Review Round Table Discussion

11/8/2016
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Deer Ridge Golf Club, Kitchener, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Sandra Astolfo will be a part of a round table discussion on the long awaited Reynolds report on Construction Lien Act reform.

Interviewing Skills: Gathering the Best Evidence for Your Case

11/4/2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, 250 Yonge St., Suite 2700, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Marie-Andrée Vermette will be co-chairing this program for The Advocates' Society.

A Primer on Employment Law for Paralegals

11/1/2016
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Partner Abdul-Basit Khan will be presenting on "Initial Client Interview" and "Termination Dispute" at A Primer on Employment Law for Paralegals.

Canadian Network of Agencies for Regulation Conference

11/1/2016 - 11/3/2016
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel

John Wilkinson, Partner of WeirFoulds LLP, will be a speaker at the Canadian Network of Agencies for Regulation titled "Crisis Management: Expecting the Unexpected – Practical and Legal Responses to the Inevitable".

Alexander Wilbee, Partner of WeirFoulds LLP, will be speaking on "Will You Help Me Die? Guidance for an Ethical and Lawful Response to Demands for Physician-Assisted Death (PAD) or Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)".

Jill Dougherty and Jordan Glick, Partners of WeirFoulds LLP, will be speaking on "Stretching Out The Why and the How of a Flexible Compliance & Discipline Regime"

Mastering Winning Discovery Techniques

10/31/2016 - 10/31/2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be a skilled instructor for The Advocates' Society's education program, Mastering Winning Discovery Techniques.

CBA Will, Estate and Trust Fundamentals for Estate Practitioners

10/26/2016 - 10/30/2016
12:00 p.m.
Westin Prince, 900 York Mills Road, Toronto, ON M3B 3H2

Clare Burns, Partner of WeirFoulds LLP, will be a speaker at The Canadian Bar Association Will, Estate and Trust Fundamentals for Estate Practitioners, titled "Advocacy".

Planning and Litigation: Financial Products and Their Implications to Your Practice

10/20/2016
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON, M5C 2B8

Get up to date on everything you want and need to know about financial products, including their tax ramifications, how to use them as planning tools, and what the products can mean to your litigation and ability to settle.

WeirFoulds Partner Ryan Morris will be speaking at this event. WeirFoulds Partner Caroline Abela will be chairing the event.

2016 Colloquium Conference

10/19/2016 - 10/21/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sudbury, ON

Bradley McLellan, Partner of WeirFoulds LLP, will be a speaker at the 2016 Colloquium conference speaking on "Planning Act Violations".

LSUC 17th Annual Employment Law Summit

10/18/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

WeirFoulds Partner Abdul-Basit Khan to deliver a presentation entitled "Recent Case Law on Bonus and Incentive Pay Issues Arising at Termination" at the Law Society of Upper Canada's 17th Annual Employment Law Summit.

Construction Liens and Trusts

10/18/2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 pm
TCA, 70 Leek Crescent., Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1H1

Michael Swartz will teach a half-day seminar covering the fundamentals of Construction Liens and Trusts.

2016 Municipal Information Access & Privacy Forum

10/14/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
Holiday Inn Toronto International Airport

Kim Mullin, Partner WeirFoulds will be part of a speaking panel titled "Managing Mandate Creep – the IPC and other agencies such as the Ombudsman – who does what?".

2016 Real Estate Strategy & Leasing Conference

10/6/2016
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Executive Partner Lisa Borsook and Partners David Thompson and Karsten Lee will be participating on various panels and roundtable discussions at the 2016 Real Estate Strategy & Leasing Conference.

The Litigator's Guide to Tribunal Advocacy

10/5/2016 - 10/6/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development Centre, 1 Dundas Street W., 26th Floor, Toronto, ON

Jordan Glick, Partner with the Professional Self-Regulatory Bodies practice group at WeirFoulds, will give a presentation at The Civil Litigator's Guide to Tribunal Advocacy program, titled "What's Distinctive About Tribunal Advocacy?"

CAFE Central Ontario - The Family Business FORUM

10/4/2016
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, Ontario, L5B 4B8

Caroline Abela and Marie-Andrée Vermette, partners in the Litigation practice group, will present "Disgruntled and Dismissed: How to Prevent and Deal with Damage to Your Business Reputation and Assets"

Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act Workshop

10/3/2016
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
St Michael, Barbados

PwC Barbados and WeirFoulds LLP present a one-day workshop on Barbados's Bankrupcy and Insolvency Act and other developments in insolvency law, addressing the pressing issues that counsel in Barbados and the Caribbean are facing today.

The Intersection Between Assisted Human Reproduction and Estates

9/27/2016
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON, M5C 2B8

Clare Burns, Partner of WeirFoulds LLP, will be a speaker at the Ontario Bar Association Trusts and Estates Passport Series titled "The Intersection Between Assisted Human Reproduction and Estates".

2016 Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario (ECAO) Industry Conference

9/21/2016 - 9/25/2016
12:00 noon - 10:00 a.m.
JW Marriott Rousseau Muskoka Resort and Spa

Glenn Ackerley, Chair of the Construction practice at WeirFoulds, will be speaking on the proposed changes to the Construction Lien Act.

The Tax Man A Cometh: Fight or Flight?

9/20/2016
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, TD Bank Tower, M5K 1B7, Toronto ON

WeirFoulds LLP and Albert Gelman Inc. invite you to join us for a discussion of tax dispute resolution considerations for both solvent and insolvent clients.

Practice Gems: Administration of Estates

9/20/2016
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

Bianca La Neve will be speaking at "Practice Gems: Administration of Estates" on September 20, 2016 at the Law Society of Upper Canada

Intensification Matters – How Will Intensification Impact Business?

9/15/2016
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre, Burlington, ON

Lyn Townsend, Partner at WeirFoulds will be part of a panel discussion titled "Intensification Matters – How Will Intensification Impact Business?".

Council on Licensure, Enforcement & Regulation 2016 Annual Conference

9/14/2016 - 9/17/2016
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Portland, OR, USA

Debbie Tarshis, Chair of the Professional Self-Regulatory Bodies practice at WeirFoulds, will be a speaker at the CLEAR conference presenting "I Know Something You Don't Know: Revelations on Regulatory Models from Around the World, Part 2" and "Rethinking Information Access in the Age of Accountability: Responding to Demands for More Information on Internal Regulatory Processes".

Jill Dougherty, Partner at WeirFoulds will be speaking on "Orders and Costs in an Age of Transparency".

Canadian Glass Association 2016 Glass Connections Conference

9/13/2016 - 9/14/2016
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Westin Ottawa, 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1N 9H4

Glenn Ackerley, Chair of the Construction practice at WeirFoulds, will give the keynote presentation at the Canadian Glass Association 2016 Glass Connections Conference, titled "Prompt Payment".

2016 Canadian Apartment Investment Conference

9/7/2016
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Toronto, ON

Lisa Borsook, Executive Partner of WeirFoulds LLP, will be a moderator at the 2016 Canadian Apartment Investment Conference for the panel session titled "How Do We Get Mixed-Use Markets Right? Examples of Best-in-Class Projects".

Jamaica's Insolvency Act & Other Developments in Insolvency Law: 2016 Workshop

7/23/2016
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Knutsford Court Hotel, Kingston, Jamaica

WeirFoulds LLP, along with the Jamaican Bar Association and Grant Thornton are pleased to present a one-day workshop on Jamaica's Insolvency Act and other developments in insolvency law, addressing the pressing issues that counsel in Jamaica and the Caribbean are facing today.

AJEFO Congrès annuel 2016

6/24/2016 - 6/25/2016
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Hôtel Marriott Gateway on the Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Marie-Andrée Vermette and Sylvain Rouleau will speak on a panel on June 25 at the Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario (AJEFO) Congrès annuel 2016 « La justice en français en Ontario : la cuvée 2016 »

3rd Annual Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS) Congress

6/24/2016 - 6/26/2016

The Old Mill Toronto, 21 Old Mill Rd, Toronto ON M8X 1G5

Glenn Ackerley, Chair of the Construction practice at WeirFoulds, is presenting at The Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, a professional association dedicated to setting the highest standards for construction and infrastructure economics in Canada.

The 3rd annual congress will provide an opportunity for attendees to gather in a setting designed for professional development, while presenting an exceptional networking and learning forum.

 

Bill 132: The New Duty to Investigate

6/9/2016
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

We invite you to join us for a presentation and discussion on Bill 132 and the do's & don'ts of workplace investigations.

Working with Experts: Best Practices Webinar

6/7/2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Webinar

Join Practical Law Canada for a free 60-minute webinar addressing best practices for working with experts during litigation.

AIJA Half-Year Conference

5/18/2016 - 5/21/2016
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Warwick Allerton Hotel, 701 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Caroline Abela will moderate a panel "Keeping the Property in the Family: Succession and Heirship" on May 19, 2016 at the AIJA 2016 Spring Half-Year Conference in Chicago.

Ontario Property Tax Summit 2016

5/16/2016
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sheraton on the Falls, 5875 Falls Avenue, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Jeff Cowan will be a panelist in the session "Current State: Issues and Challenges".

22nd East Region Solicitors Conference 2016

5/13/2016 - 5/14/2016
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello, Montebello, QC

Lori Duffy will present "Trusts in 2016 - What do they look like?"

WeirFoulds LLP: Spring Cleaning: Organizing Your Financial Closet

5/10/2016
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

WeirFoulds Women invites you to an informative breakfast session with expert advice on managing and enhancing your finances.

OMB Think Tank: Future Directions, Updates and Best Practices

5/5/2016
5:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor,

Lyn Townsend will facilitate roundtable discussions on reform of the Ontario Municipal Board.

The Six-Minute Estates Lawyer 2016

5/3/2016
9:00 am - 12:00 PM
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

The changes come rapidly in trust and estate law; you can't afford to fall behind. Join our co-chairs and presenters for a comprehensive summary and analysis of the latest issues and trends for both solicitors and litigators.

CSE Day Toronto - Spring Pitch 2016

4/28/2016
1:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto, 325 Bay Street, 9th Floor, Toronto, ON M5H 4G3

Michael Dolphin will moderate a panel entitled "New Financing Options" and Raj Dewan will appear as a panellist.

2nd Annual Delivering Urban Transit Infrastructure Conference

4/27/2016 - 4/28/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre – North Building

Glenn Ackerley, Chair of the Construction practice at WeirFoulds, will moderate the panel discussion "Managing Underground Utilities" on Thursday, April 28.

CBA Young Lawyers 3rd Annual Half-Day Symposium

4/15/2016
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Shaw Centre (Level 2), 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2

Nikiforos Iatrou will speak in "Session II: Strategies for Contested Mergers".

WeirFoulds LLP Employment & Labour Group Annual Client Seminar

4/14/2016
8:00 am - 11:30 am
66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, TD Bank Tower, Toronto, ON M5K 1B7

We invite you to join us for a discussion on some of the current issues faced by employers in managing today's workforce. Our complimentary seminar will include a review of case law, as well as commentary on how various employment, human rights and labour law topics impact your workplace.

CCRE Annual Energy Leaders Roundtable

4/13/2016 - 4/15/2016
5:00 p.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Hockley Valley Resort, Orangeville, Ontario

WeirFoulds Partner Robert B. Warren will be moderating a panel called "Micro Grid Technologies and their Impacts"

ABA Section of International Law 2016 Spring Meeting

4/12/2016 - 4/16/2016
7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Grand Hyatt New York, 109 E 42nd St Park Avenue/Grand Central New York, NY 10017-5698

Caroline Abela will present "Residency and Constitution: Attacks on Trusts by the Canada Revenue Agency" on April 14, 2016 , as part of the Corporate/Regulatory session "Trusts in Family Wealth and the 3D Problem – Is It Child's Play".

The Association of Caribbean Corporate Counsel (ACCC) and WeirFoulds LLP: An Insolvency and Company Law Seminar for Corporate Counsel

4/7/2016 - 4/8/2016

Port of Spain, Trinidad

WeirFoulds LLP and the Association of Caribbean Corporate Counsel (ACCC) are pleased to present a two-day workshop on Trinidad's Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, and the latest developments in company law, addressing the pressing issues that corporate counsel in the Caribbean are facing today.

SpringFest 2016 - Legal and Regulatory Issues Affecting Building Owners & Property Managers

4/7/2016
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9

Building owners and managers face a myriad of regulatory and legal issues related to property assessment and taxation, green initiatives, zoning regulations and by-laws, building and fire code requirements, and commercial leasing challenges. This session will provide an overview of the laws, regulations and legal issues that impact you and your team on a daily and long term basis.

Class Actions Advocacy

3/3/2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre

The Advocates' Society presents: Class Actions Advocacy - a program that will address practical challenges of running a class action, both from a defence and plaintiff's perspective.

WeirFoulds Managing Partner, Michael Statham, will be speaking on the Faculty panel for the program.

The Founder Institute - Mentor Idea Review

2/29/2016
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

In this session the participants present their idea for constructive feedback. They will be provided with comments on how their business idea can be improved and if they are good fit to build their business over the coming years.

Rotman Commerce 6th Annual Women's Leadership Symposium 2016

2/27/2016
2:20 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Shangri-La Hotel 188 University Ave, Toronto ON

WeirFoulds Executive Partner Lisa Borsook will be speaking on the law panel.

Procurement Information Session: Breaking Down Barriers - Identifying Opportunities - Overcoming Challenges

2/24/2016
7:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Amici's Banquet Centre, 2740 Merrittville Highway, Thorold

WeirFoulds Partner Glenn Ackerley discusses breaking down barriers in procurement at the Breaking Down Barriers - Identifying Opportunities - Overcoming Challenges session hosted by the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce on February 24, 2016.

Canadian Bar Association Skilled Lawyer Series 2016

2/23/2016
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Online

WeirFoulds Partner David S. Brown will co-present the session "Negotiating the Deal: Preliminary Agreements".

Founder Institute - Pitch Bootcamp

2/22/2016
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

In this session, participants will learn how to pitch their business.

Title Protection and Discipline Orders in The Transparency Era

2/19/2016
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

We invite you to join us for a half-day seminar where we will discuss enforcement of  title protection, and discipline orders and costs in the transparency era.

The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer Conference 2016

2/18/2016
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street West

Executive Partner Lisa Borsook presents "Update on Good Faith in Commercial Leasing" at this annual conference.

Black Law Students Association of Canada 25th Anniversary National Conference

2/12/2016 - 2/14/2016
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Double Tree by Hilton, Toronto

Partner Frank Walwyn will be the Opening Ceremony Keynote Speaker at this conference.

OBA's Institute 2016: Changing Landscapes in Municipal and Planning Law V.2.0

2/5/2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Albany Club, 91 King Street East, Toronto

Partners Kim Mullin, Denise Baker and Lyn Townsend present at this full-day municipal and planning law program.

OBA's Institute 2016: Balancing Transparency, Privacy, and Expediency in the Digital Age

2/4/2016
1:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Toronto, ON

Partner Jeff Cowan co-chairs this half-day administrative law program, and partner John Wilkinson presents.

Constitutional Roundtable - Raj Anand

2/3/2016
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Victoria College, Room 206

Constitutional Roundtable presents Raj Anand, Constitutional Litigator-in-Residence with the Asper Centre for Constitutional Rights.

Canada's Retail Landscape - The Impact of the Departure of Target Canada

2/1/2016
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

One of the biggest surprises in Canadian real estate in 2015 was the collapse of Target Canada – just two years after entering the Canadian retail market. Join us for a panel discussion as to how Target Canada ended up in bankruptcy, the innovative aspects of the Target Canada bankruptcy process, how those proceedings might affect the way you deal with your real estate in the future, and what might be in store for 2016.

Cyber Security - Meeting Modern Challenges

1/26/2016
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

We will discuss lessons learned from recent cases, legal obligations in a breach situation, pre and post breach strategies, and tips and tricks concerning protection and detection of suspicious behaviour so that you can effectively protect your critical data, and the reputation of your business.

2015 PHIPA Connections Summit

12/2/2015 - 12/3/2015
8:15 am - 4:25 pm
The Old Mill Inn, 21 Old Mill Road, Toronto

Partner Debbie Tarshis presents "What you need to know about Bill 119" on December 3, 2015.

21st Commercial Real Estate Leases Course

12/1/2015 - 12/2/2015

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto, 475 Yonge Street

Executive Partner Lisa Borsook is a course leader at this two-day program.

Equity Crowdfunding 102 - Toronto

11/23/2015
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

Partner Rajeev Dewan will speak about why equity crowdfunding is legal in Canada, and how we differ from the US.

Jamaican Bar Association's 5th Annual Weekend Conference

11/20/2015 - 11/22/2015
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hilton Rosehall Resort & Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Challenging Times, Necessary Conversations: Defining the Caribbean Legal Identity

Nadia Chiesa is moderating a panel on "The Ethics of Dealing with Experts in Civil & Criminal Cases" with Jacqueline Samuels Brown Q.C and Prem Lobo.

WF Employment Law Seminar - Violence in the Workplace: An Update on Bill 168

11/19/2015
8:00 am - 10:30 am
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

We would like to invite you to join us as we review the impact of Bill 168 and the  workplace violence and harassment amendments to the Occupational Health & Safety Act, plus the implications for your workplace.

APPrO 2015 Change+Opportunity - 27th Annual Canadian Power Conference and Networking Centre

11/17/2015 - 11/18/2015
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building

Partner Robert Warren moderates questions and discussion on November 17, 2015.

EDA Fall Directors Summit

11/5/2015
8:00 am - 2:45 pm
Sheraton Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 801 Dixon Road, Toronto

Partner Robert Warren presents "Professional Development for Board Members: Subject Matter vs. Governance & Development vs. Financial Development".

17th Annual Canadian Private Equity Summit: The Ongoing Evolution of Private Equity

11/4/2015
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto

WeirFoulds is proud to once again be the Platinum Sponsor of the Annual Canadian Private Equity Summit. Please join David S. Brown, Partner, WeirFoulds LLP, and Co-Chair of the 17th Annual Canadian Private Equity Summit: The Ongoing Evolution of Private Equity.

Life and Law Series: Women in the Legal Profession - How to Be Successful

10/29/2015
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Osgoode Hall, The Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street West

WeirFoulds Executive Partner Lisa Borsook will participate in a panel discussion "Meet the Rainmakers".

17th Reinventing the Corporate Secretary Course

10/28/2015 - 10/29/2015
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto, 475 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON, M4Y 1X7

WeirFoulds Partner R. Ian Mitchell will be a Co-Lecturer.

ABA - SIL Section of International Law Fall Meeting

10/20/2015 - 10/24/2015

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, 900 Rene Levesque, Blvd. W., Montreal QC, H3B 4A5, Canada

WeirFoulds Partner H. Scott Fairley will be participating in the panel as a moderator and speaker.

Human Rights & Privacy Issues for Regulators

10/16/2015
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

Please join the WeirFoulds Professional Self-Regulatory Bodies Practice Group for two panel sessions on essential current topics.

WeirFoulds LLP Annual Municipal Seminar: The New World of Infrastructure Planning & Financing: Asset Management Plans & Other Critical Tools

10/15/2015
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Copper Creek Golf Club, 11191 Hwy 27, Kleinburg, ON L0J 1C0

The WeirFoulds Municipal and Planning Practice and Hemson Consulting invite you to join us for the annual WeirFoulds public sector client seminar.

Federated Press' 3rd M&A Agreements Course

9/24/2015 - 9/25/2015
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Courtyard by Marriott, Downtown Toronto, 475 Yonge Street, M4Y1X7

WeirFoulds Partner, David S. Brown, will be a Course Leader for the Federated Press' 3rd Annual M&A Agreements Course. WeirFoulds Partner, Ryan L. Morris, will be a Lecturer.

14th Annual Caribbean Commercial Law Workshop 2015

8/23/2015 - 8/25/2015
8:00am - 6:00pm
Faculty of Law of the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Nadia Chiesa and Prem Lobo (Cohen Hamilton Steger, Toronto) are presenting "Expedited Justice – How Modernizing Arbitration Legislation and Utilizing International Arbitrations Can Expedite the Resolution of Commercial Disputes in the Caribbean" on the panel "Re-Structuring Dispute Resolution in the Caribbean".

 

The Founder Institute - Startup Legal and IP

8/10/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

The session will provide information on what an entrepreneur needs to know about the law to launch a successful startup. WeirFoulds Partners Raj Dewan and Ryan Morris will present during this session.

The Founder Institute - Vision and Ideas

7/7/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

The participants will learn how to develop a set of strong ideas. They will also learn how to translate their passion into one or more business ideas.

The Founder Institute - Orientation

7/6/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

The Orientation session will provide information on what it takes to be successful in the Founder Institute program and what traits are required to be a successful entrepreneur.

5th Annual Land Development & Planning Forum

6/17/2015 - 6/18/2015
8:00 a.m. - 4:35 p.m.
St. Andrew's Club and Conference Centre, 150 King Street West, Toronto

WeirFoulds partner Lyn Townsend will speak.

11th Annual Land & Development Conference

6/16/2015
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Metro Toronto Conference Centre, North Building, 222 Bremner Blvd., Toronto ON, M5V3L9

WeirFoulds partner Lyn Townsend will speak and the firm is a sponsor of this event.

The Six-Minute Employment Lawyer 2015

6/5/2015
1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West

WeirFoulds associate Farah Malik presents.

100 Questions about a Will Challenge

6/2/2015
7:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
Shaarei Shomayim Synagogue, 470 Glencairn Avenue, Toronto

WeirFoulds partner Clare Burns will participate in this moot court seminar.

OBA Annual Update on Human Rights

5/29/2015
9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events

Associate Farah Malik co-chairs.

The Six-Minute Employment Lawyer 2015

5/28/2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

WeirFoulds partner Denise Baker presents on the "Proposed Revisions to the Development Charges Act, 1997"

The Dos and Don'ts of Workplace Investigation

5/27/2015
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds Offices, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto

WeirFoulds invites you to join us for presentations and discussion on the Dos & Don'ts of Workplace Investigations.

Get On Board: Practical Tips for Women Directors

5/26/2015
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds Offices, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto

WeirFoulds Women invites you to an informative breakfast session focusing on real-world tips to enhance female representation on corporate boards of directors. Our knowledgeable panellists will share their experiences, advice and insights on board membership.

Preparing Winning Documents

5/8/2015
9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre 250 Yonge St., Suite 2700

WeirFoulds Partner Frank Walwyn presents on "Top Tips for Preparing Effective Pleadings – Preparing Winning Court Documents"

CI Energy Group's 4th Annual Ontario Power Conference

4/15/2015
8:45 am - 4:15 pm
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Toronto Downtown

WeirFoulds Partner Robert B. Warren will present at this conference.

Litigation and Administration of Foreign Trusts and Assets, Ontario Bar Association

4/9/2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street

WeirFoulds Partner Frank Walwyn and Partner Clare Burns present on "How to Overcome Common Challenges in Dealing with Foreign Trusts"

OBA Program: Litigation of Foreign Trusts and Assets

4/9/2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events

Partner Caroline Abela co-chairs.
Partners Clare Burns and Frank Walwyn present.

2015 Professional Development Seminar

2/24/2015
8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, Toronto, ON

Get an early start on your Professional Hours for 2015

OBA's Institute 2015: Hot Topics in Construction and Infrastructure Law

2/4/2015
1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Toronto, ON

Over four days, the legal community gathers in Toronto to participate in Canada's largest legal conference that features a great combination of professional development programs, special events and networking opportunities.