OBA'S Institute 2017 Thursday, February 9, 2017

Personalize your experience at OBA’s Institute by selecting from over 30 CPD programs and special events created by leading experts and specialists. Current, practical and dynamic programming is available to you.

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7:45 am to 8:45 am

Demo Room

Stewart Title

Please join Stewart Title, a leader in the Canadian title insurance industry, for a demo on how to streamline your practice using the power of our online ordering system NextSTEPS, and mortgage instructing & reporting system Assyst Real Estate.

9:00 am to 12:00 pm


Keeping Up Appearances: Parties, Interveners and Experts in Administrative Proceedings

Stay up-to-speed on current issues affecting who is appearing and who gets a say in administrative proceedings. From public interest intervention to trends in expert evidence, hear critical insights on important developments in the field, including how to manage the tricky situations.


Closing Documents: Tips and Traps

Analyze some of the critical issues in closing documentation and hear helpful tips to protect yourself and your clients. Review standardized closing documents, over-extension of client obligations, undertakings and specialty closing documents to ensure your effective and defensive practice in conveyancing. 

12:15pm to 1:15pm

Demo Room

Lawyer Done Deal

Real Estate 3.0: Millennials, Internet & You

How will Information Security requirements, cloud computing and growing influence of Millennials impact you? Explore trends, expectations and our new capabilities at this entertaining product demo.

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm


Death and Aging: Key Strategies and Updates for Planning, Administration and Litigation Counsel

Delve into the nuanced issues encountered by estates and trusts practitioners, whether your practice focuses on planning, administration or litigation. Gain helpful strategies and insights from senior practitioners, as well as recent case updates to keep you on top of current developments!