You cannot afford to mismanage costs issues, either on your litigation files or in your dealings with your own clients!
Thursday, February 13, 2020
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Vancouver location TBA
or attend via webinar
Who should attend: All litigation counsel, paralegal and senior legal support staff who have conduct of the costs aspects of files, lawyers in managerial positions, and lawyers who are interested in protecting their entitlement to fees and in handling fee disputes effectively.
Learning level: All
There is no aspect of the litigation process that is not affected by party-and-party costs. As litigation counsel, having a detailed understanding of the substantive law and procedure surrounding costs will not only put you in a better position to advise your clients, but can greatly improve your clients’ economic outcomes. A similar knowledge of the law pertaining to costs as between lawyers and their own clients is essential to all lawyers regardless of practice area, and will help ensure you are paid for the hard work you do.
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 these critical areas.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Gregory T. Palm — Hamilton Duncan Armstrong + Stewart Law Corporation, Surrey
Register by Jan. 16/20
After Jan. 16/20
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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
*Lunch is included.
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