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Resources offers access to your sections materials, including – past program videos, guides, links, etc. Included are Complimentary Archived Videos – past programs available free to Section members.

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WSIB Benefits While Working from Home: What You Need to Know

  • December 02, 2020

Since March, many employees have been working from home -- a situation that is likely to grow in prevalence, with some employers already looking to permanently continue remote work arrangements beyond the pandemic.

Student Forum, Workers' Compensation

Complimentary Archived Video

Virtual Lunch with the WSIAT Chair and Ron Ellis Award Presentation

  • November 06, 2020

The Workers' Compensation Section of the OBA invites you to an exciting lunchtime event featuring a discussion with Rosemarie McCutcheon, Chair of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal (WSIAT), and the presentation of the 2020 Ron Ellis Award to Chris James.

Student Forum, Workers' Compensation

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Financial Planning Tips for Lawyers

  • August 31, 2020

In a year that will go down as one of the most unpredictable years many of us have experienced, Financial Planning Month – October – is a good time to review your plan and take some practical steps to ensure you are well prepared for 2021.

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Complimentary Archived Video

Rent Relief for Small Firms: Help is Available

  • May 07, 2020

Whether you need advice on how to negotiate rent relief with your landlord, or have questions on how to access the government support programs available to small businesses for rent assistance, this program will give you the information you need.  

Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution and 38 more..., Air and Space Law, Insolvency Law, Business Law, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Charity and Not-For-Profit Law, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Canadian Corporate Counsel Association - Ontario Chapter, Criminal Justice, Child and Youth Law, Education Law, Elder Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Franchise Law, Sole, Small Firm and General Practice, Health Law, Citizenship and Immigration Law, Insurance Law, International Law, Intellectual Prop, Labour and Employment Law, Law Practice Management, Entertainment, Media and Communications Law, Municipal Law, Natural Resources and Energy Law, Pensions and Benefits Law, Privacy Law, Public Sector Lawyers, Real Property Law, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law, Student Forum, Taxation Law, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law, Trusts and Estates Law, Workers' Compensation, Young Lawyers' Division

Complimentary Archived Video

Ethics and Professionalism in Workers' Compensation Adjudication

  • November 13, 2019

Lawyers practicing workers’ compensation law are presented with unique ethical and professional dilemmas.  What are the tactics and strategies lawyers should use to make a persuasive case within the ethical bounds of the practice of law?

Student Forum, Workers' Compensation

Complimentary Archived Video

Can Ontario Claimants Access U.S. Asbestos Trust Funds?

  • April 17, 2018

Here in Ontario we are at the peak of asbestos diseases which are mainly from occupational exposures in decades past. Annually, this includes about 150 mesothelioma and 450 lung cancer cases, with some cases arising from non-occupational exposure such as family members being exposed to asbestos dust from work clothing.

Workers' Compensation, Student Forum

Complimentary Archived Video

The New Landscape of PTSD Claims and Return to Work Plans

  • December 01, 2016

With the passing of Bill 163, Supporting Ontario’s First Responders Act (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder), 2016, and the WSIB Policy which followed, there is a great deal of interest in PTSD in the compensation community.

Workers' Compensation, Student Forum

Complimentary Archived Video

WSIAT Caselaw and Judicial Review Update: Learn the Latest

  • October 20, 2016

The law in the area of workplace safety and insurance continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Both the courts and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeal Tribunal have addressed a number of important and complex legal issues this past year.

Workers' Compensation, Student Forum