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"

The Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario 2015 Symposium

4/29/2015
1:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Niagara Falls, ON

The International Hearing Society (IHS) is a membership association that represents hearing healthcare professionals worldwide. Founded in 1951, the Society continues to recognize the need for promoting and maintaining the highest possible standards for its members in the best interests of the hearing impaired it serves.

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.

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"

The Founder Institute - Sales and Traction

3/30/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

Determine how to identify and close your first paying customers. Learn about best practices to track leads and sales.

The Founder Institute - Mentor Progress Review

3/23/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

Participants share their ideas with the mentors.

The Founder Institute - Product Development

3/9/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

How do you plan to build a product or offering from the beginning? Learn the techniques to build a product roadmap and how best to organize resources.

The Founder Institute - Team and Advisors

3/2/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

How do you find the right team to launch your company? Learn how to identify the right set of advisors and what their responsibilities and compensation should be.

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

The Founder Institute - Start-up Legal and IP

2/17/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

What does a new Founder need to know about the law to launch a successful start-up? Find out about the process of setting up a company and what you need to know about the law.

OBA's Institute 2015: Changing Landscapes in Municipal and Planning Law

2/5/2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Toronto, ON

The municipal and planning law landscape is evolving - are you aware of the recent and coming changes?

OBA's Institute 2015: Disasters in Real Estate Practice

2/4/2015 - 3/4/2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Toronto, ON

Countless unexpected issues can arise in a real estate transaction or practice.  Whether you are a new or seasoned practitioner, attend this program to understand your options and obligations when natural and other disasters threaten a transaction or the day-to-day operation of the law firm.

OBA's Institute 2015: Critical Issues and Essential Updates in Trusts and Estates Law

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

Hear from leading practitioners and academics on key issues impacting your trusts and estates practice.

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.

The Founder Institute - Revenue Model

1/26/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

Learn how do you build a revenue model for your idea and what viable models you should be pursuing.

The Founder Institute - Research and Customer Development

1/19/2015
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
WeirFoulds LLP - Toronto, ON

What research can you do to validate an idea? Learn how to define your competitive landscape.