Provincial Court Urgent Family Hearings During COVID-19

Product Type: Course

Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2020-06-05 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2020-06-05 10:00 AM
Online Provider

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Could it get any worse? Family strife in the midst of a pandemic

Friday, May 22, 2020
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm via webinar

Friday, June 5, 2020
9:00 am – 10:00 am via webinar

(Original Course Date: May 1, 2020)

Who should attend:  All lawyers with a practice in family law

Learning level: All levels

Join us for a focused, 60-minute course to learn what is happening with urgent family law hearings in the Provincial Court. Topics will include:

  • notice to the profession regarding suspension of the usual operations
  • automatic adjournments of hearings and other matters
  • services/technologies being provided by the court for urgent family matters
  • what is an urgent matter
  • options to consider before making an application
  • procedures on urgent family matters
  • use of police enforcement clauses
  • teleconference etiquette
  • effect of an order made
  • what may happen as we come out of the pandemic

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 1 hour (no hours will pertain to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Instructors
The Honourable Judge Kathryn J. Ferriss Provincial Court of BC, Surrey
The Honourable Judge Trudy A. Macdonald Provincial Court of BC, Surrey

Rebroadcasts $99   $49

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Nadia Myerthall

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