Tuesday

OBA'S Institute 2018 Tuesday, February 6, 2018

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

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

CHARITY & NOT-FOR-PROFIT LAW

Critical Developments in Charity and Not-for-Profit Law

Stay up to date with recent and upcoming legislative and regulatory developments affecting your Charity/NFP Law practice, including amendments to the OCA, ONCA, the Charities Accounting Act, and proposed changes allowing for the compensation of directors of charities.

CIVIL LITIGATION

Keeping Up with the Times: How to Survive and Thrive in the Age of Digital Litigation

Join experienced judges and counsel for an insightful discussion about the impact of technology and social media on your day-to-day litigation practice, the development of the law and your professional obligations.

CONSTRUCTION & INFRASTRUCTURE LAW

Construction & Infrastructure Litigation 201: Advanced Issues for Handling Construction Claims

Navigating your way through contractual requirements governing claims under a construction contract can be a litigation headache. Join us, as our experienced faculty will expand your toolkit for assessing and handling intricate issues in construction and infrastructure litigation.

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

Ten Years Later: Coherence and Consistency in Administrative Practice Post-Dunsmuir

On the 10th anniversary of the SCC’s landmark Dunsmuir decision, join us as we check in on the evolving law of standard of review, and attempts to enhance procedural and substantive consistency in administrative decision-making. Get up to speed on the latest developments, and opportunities for improvement.

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW/NATURAL RESOURCES & ENERGY LAW

Hot Topics for Infrastructure and Development Projects - Avoiding Environmental Pitfalls and Mitigating Risks

Infrastructure and development projects often involve environmental issues that can cause unexpected delays and costs, as well as triggering litigation. Attend this program to better understand how to identify and mitigate against common environmental pitfalls that arise in these situations. 

INSURANCE LAW/WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW

Effectively Navigating the Intersection of Insurance and Workers' Compensation Law: What You Need To Know

There is a significant overlap between Insurance law and Workers Compensation law that you need to understand so you can navigate both areas. Our experienced faculty will walk you through how these two practice groups interact to ensure you are providing the best representation for your clients.