You cannot afford to mismanage costs issues, either on your litigation files or in your dealings with your own clients!
Summer Series 2020
Friday, July 17, 2020
9:00 am – 4:00 pm via webinar
(Original course date: February 13, 2020)
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 2 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Greg Palm — Hamilton Duncan, Surrey
Summer Series 2020
Register by June 19/20
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