Costs 2015

Product Type: Course

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There is no aspect of the litigation process that is not affected by costs!

"Jump Start on CPD 2016": Wednesday, March 2, 2016; Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

(Original course: Friday, October 30, 2015)

Who should attend: All litigation counsel and senior paralegal staff who have conduct of the cost aspect of files.

Learning level: All levels

As litigation counsel, you must be able to manage all cost aspects of your files, as between you and your client and also as between your client and the opposing side, from the opening retainer to the final bill of costs. This comprehensive one-day course is designed to give counsel at all levels a strong working knowledge of the principles and practice that govern the law of costs. This course will focus on the core areas and current issues and developments in this critical facet of litigation practice.

At this course you will learn...

  • how to prepare and present a bill of costs
  • the strategic and tactical considerations of formal offers to settle
  • to manage special costs issues and the related practice points
  • how to best manage the client retainer and client relationship
  • the important professionalism issues raised by costs

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management).

Course Chair
Greg Palm — Hamilton Duncan Armstrong + Stewart Law Corporation, Surrey

"Jump Start on CPD 2016" Rebroadcast
EARLY BIRD (Register by February 1, 2016 and SAVE): $430
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After February 1, 2016: $475

Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.

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CLEBC Program Lawyer
Raymond Lee

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