Presented by CLEBC in collaboration with CCEL
Bridging the gap: Elder law for everyone
Jump Start on CPD 2020
Friday, March 13, 2020
9:00 am – 4:30 pm via webinar
(Original Course Date: November 15, 2019)
Throughout the fall, we will be posting blog posts and interviews with featured speakers from the conference. Read them here and check back often for new updates!
Who should attend: Lawyers practicing in the areas of elder law, family law, and wills, estates, and trusts. This conference may also be of interest to health care professionals, social workers, advocacy groups, financial trustees, and anyone concerned with the rights of older people.
Learning level: Intermediate/Advanced
The Canadian Elder Law Conference is a two-day forum on the law and policy issues impacting older clients, featuring practical skill-based sessions, updates on hot topics, and current research on law and aging-related issues. Elder law is multi-faceted, touching on diverse areas of practice including wills and estates, family law, pensions and benefits, healthcare rights, privacy law, and criminal law.
Expect sessions on topics such as mental capacity, substitute decision making, advance planning, and practical and ethical issues in terms of representation of clients with mental capacity issues. Hear from practice leaders from across the country including lawyers, medical experts, and financial sector professionals.
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Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 7 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
The Society of Notaries Public BC has approved this conference for 3 hours of professional development (per day).
Jan Goddard — Goddard Gamage LLP, Toronto
Hugh S. McLellan — McLellan Herbert, Vancouver
Geoffrey W. White — Geoffrey W. White Law Corporation, Counsel, Clark Wilson LLP, Kelowna & Vancouver
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