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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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 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?".

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"

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.

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

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.

 

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?"

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.

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".

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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".

 

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.

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"

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.

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'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.

Best Practices and Latest Developments Straight from The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

5/27/2014
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, Toronto, ON

Avoiding Professional Misconduct for In-House Counsel

11/7/2013
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto

Fifth Annual McGill Conference on International Aviation Liability & Insurance

10/25/2013 - 10/26/2013
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Montreal, Bonaventure Hotel

WeirFoulds LLP 2013 Professional Development Series: Conflicts of Interest - The McKercher Case

10/23/2013
7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 66 Wellington Street West, Suite 4100, Toronto

Global Awakening: Leading Practices In Interpreting

6/17/2013 - 6/21/2013
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Glendon Campus, York University

2013 Ontario Association of Architects Admission Course

5/8/2013 - 5/10/2013
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto

Advocacy in the Real World: Practical Tips, Updates and Strategies

4/26/2013
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Carlu, College Park, 444 Yonge Street, Toronto

American Bar Association Section of International Law Spring Meeting

4/23/2013 - 4/27/2013
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill

Ontario General Contractors Association Symposium VIII

4/11/2013 - 4/13/2013
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Blue Mountain Resort, Collingwood

The Six-Minute Administrative Lawyer 2013

3/6/2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

2013 Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association Annual General Meeting

2/27/2013 - 3/1/2013
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville

The Duty to Consult and Beyond: Hot Topics, Practical Tips and Pitfalls to Avoid for Aboriginal Law Pracitioners

2/7/2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre

Effective Examinations: Things They Never Told Us

2/7/2013
1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre

The Canadian Institute's 19th Annual Provincial/Municipal Government Liability Conference

2/5/2013
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
Marriott Bloor Yorkville, Toronto

Preparing Winning Court Documents

2/5/2013
9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
The Advocates' Society Education Centre, Toronto

The Osgoode Short Course: Prosecuting and Defending Professional Discipline Cases

1/30/2013 - 1/31/2013
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Osgoode Professional Development Centre, Toronto

Canadian Property Tax Association 46th Annual National Workshop

9/30/2012 - 10/3/2012
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta

2012 OPPI Symposium - Healthy Communities and Planning for Active Transportation

9/20/2012 - 9/21/2012
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Suites Markham Conference Centre, Markham

3rd Fair Hearing

9/12/2012 - 9/13/2012
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Novotel Toronto Centre, 45 The Esplanade, Toronto

Council on Licensure, Enforcement and Regulation (CLEAR) 2012 Annual Education Conference

9/6/2012 - 9/8/2012
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Parc 55 Wyndham, San Francisco, USA

WeirFoulds 2012 Continuing Professional Development Seminar Series (Cloud Computing)

5/31/2012
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 1500-130 King Street West, Toronto

Canadian Lawyer InHouse 7th Annual General Counsel Roundtable in partnership with the Association of Corporate Counsel

5/23/2012
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 1500-130 King Street West, Toronto

The Institute of Internal Auditors Toronto Chapter Presents: Construction Law and Risk Management

5/1/2012
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Ontario Heritage Trust Building, Birbeck Room, 10 Adelaide Street East, Toronto

WeirFoulds 2012 Continuing Professional Development Seminar Series (Conflicts of Interest)

4/18/2012
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP, 130 King Street West, 15th Floor, Toronto

8th Directors' and Officers' Liability

3/5/2012 - 3/6/2012
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Novotel Toronto Centre Hotel, 45 The Esplanade, Toronto

The Canadian Institute's Decision Writing and Running a Fair Hearing Conference

2/28/2012 - 2/29/2012
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Ottawa Convention Centre, Ottawa

Practice Gems: Administration of Estates 2011 - Avoiding the Pitfalls

9/14/2011
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

Partner Clare Burns is a speaker at this program.

New Lawyer Practice Series: Administrative Law 2011

5/25/2011
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, Toronto

Partner Raj Anand is a speaker at this segment.

Fifth Annual Canadian Energy Law Forum 2011 Program

5/18/2011 - 5/19/2011
6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

2011 Construction Symposium VII

3/31/2011 - 4/2/2011
4:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Blue Mountain Resort, Collingwood, Ontario

Partner Glenn Ackerley is a speaker at the symposium.

WeirFoulds LLP 2011 Professional Development Series - Meeting the Environmental Challenge

3/30/2011
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
The Offices of WeirFoulds LLP, 130 King Street West, 15th Floor

9th Annual International Trusts Congress 2010

12/1/2010 - 12/2/2010
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
London, England

Partner John O'Sullivan is a panellist at this Congress.

WeirFoulds Seminar for Accountants

11/23/2010
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Ivey ING Direct Leadership Centre, Legacy Room, 130 King Street West, The Exchange Tower

Law Society of Upper Canada 13th Annual Estates and Trusts Summit

11/17/2010 - 11/18/2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Donald Lamont Learning Centre, Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

Partners John O'Sullivan and Clare Burns are speaking on the second day of the summit.

2010 Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting

10/24/2010 - 10/27/2010
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
San Antonio, Texas

WeirFoulds Toronto Mayoral Candidates Breakfast Series - A Debate

10/7/2010
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
The National Club, 303 Bay Street (at Adelaide Street), Toronto

Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators: Building Together II Conference

9/30/2010
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ontario Room, Macdonald Block, Queen's Park, Toronto

Partner Raj Anand is facilitating the plenary session.

Federated Press: Fair Hearing

9/29/2010 - 9/30/2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Metropolitan Hotel, 108 Chestnut Street, Toronto

Partner Jeff Cowan is a speaker at this workshop.

WeirFoulds Seminar for Trust Professionals

9/29/2010
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Ivey ING Direct Leadership Centre, Legacy Room, 130 King Street West, The Exchange Tower

Toronto Mayoral Candidates Breakfast Series: Joe Pantalone

6/17/2010
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto

Toronto Mayoral Candidates Breakfast Series: Rob Ford

6/10/2010
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto

Toronto Mayoral Candidates Breakfast Series: George Smitherman

6/1/2010
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto

A Book that Will Not Win The Giller Prize!

5/20/2010
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto

Toronto Mayoral Candidate Breakfast Series: Rocco Rossi

4/20/2010
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto

4th E-Discovery: Best practices and procedures relating to e-discovery

3/1/2010 - 3/2/2010
8:00am - 4:00pm
Metropolitan Hotel, Toronto ON

Insight's 2nd Annual E-Discovery and E-Documents Conference

9/30/2009 - 10/1/2009
8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
World Trade and Convention Centre, Halifax

Electronic documents are revolutionizing the way organizations manage their records – they have also opened up new areas of potential risk and costs for both public and private sectors.

The 11th Annual Caribbean Commercial Law Workshop

8/16/2009 - 8/18/2009
4:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Loews Miami Beach Hotel, South Beach, Miami, Florida

A very fine team of distinguished academics and legal practitioners we havea ssembled to make presentations at the forthcoming Caribbean Commercial Law Workshop, to be held at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel in South Beach, Florida, on August 16th to 18th, 2009.

The Inaugural Conference of the Caribbean Association of Judicial Officers

6/25/2009 - 6/27/2009
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Trinidad, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago

"Caribbean Judiciaries in an era of globalization: Meeting the challenges of the times"

The Six-Minute Employment Lawyer 2009

6/17/2009
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Osgoode Hall, Donald Lamont Learning Centre, Law Society of Upper Canada

This popular six-minute program will provide a fast-paced overview of significant employment law issues. Senior practitioners will share their analysis of pivotal cases and offer practical strategies and tips for effectively representing your employee and employer clients.

Employment Law for the General Practitioner - Beyond the Basics

11/25/2008
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Osgoode Hall, Donald Lamont Learning Centre, The Law Society of Upper Canada

Canadian Institute's 8th Annual Advanced Administrative Law & Practice

10/28/2008 - 10/29/2008
8:00am - 5:00pm
Sheraton Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario

Essential Professional Development for Counsel and Tribunals.

Canadian Institute Conference - Litigation Against the Crown

6/23/2008 - 6/24/2008
8:00am - 5:00pm
Sutton Place Hotel, Toronto, Ontario

Essential information for the plaintiff and defence bar.