Join us and be "first in class" in class actions today!
(Original Live Webinar Date: May 28, 2021)
Can't make the webinar or rebroadcasts?
Want online CPD available 24/7?
Subscribe to Courses On Demand, our comprehensive online resource with 1,500+ videos and 5,400+ papers from CLEBC courses. This course will be added to Courses on Demand approximately 30 days from the original course date.
Who should attend: This conference is for judges, plaintiff counsel, defence counsel, corporate counsel, and in-house counsel throughout Canada who will be judging, prosecuting or defending class proceedings
Learning level: All levels
Class proceedings continue to evolve as a powerful litigation mechanism and the differences that exist in jurisprudence across jurisdictions makes the class action process extremely complex. As actions cross provincial borders, you will be faced with important strategic, tactical, and practice decisions, such as where to file and how to best manage the certification process.
This year's conference will prepare you to manage a range of issues both long-standing and emerging in class proceedings; from COVID-19 related litigation, to privacy and cyber-security class actions, to public interest cases, to ethical issues in class actions. With BC emerging as a popular class action destination, of particular note is our panel discussion on the differnces between the BC and Ontario class action regimes and what that will mean for class actions in BC. Finally, again anchoring the conference will be the ever-popular Cross Canada Update panel and the Judges Panel.
You will learn from leading counsel and jurists at the center of emerging class action jurisprudence and you will receive a comprehensive review of the issues, trends, and practices shaping class action litigation today.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 5 hours (this course will contain a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management). Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast will either meet or exceed the CPD hours of the original live webinar course.
Luciana P. Brasil — Branch MacMaster LLP, Vancouver
Michael A. Eizenga — Bennett Jones LLP, Vancouver/Toronto
To support you during COVID-19, CLEBC is offering reduced pricing for courses.
|Last Kick at the Can 2021
|Rebroadcast Articled Student
Are you an Indigenous lawyer or community member?
Click here for special pricing.
Do you need financial assistance?
Click here for bursary information.
Experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19?
You may be eligible for further reductions in our course prices.
Please contact Customer Service for more information.
Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
Just want the materials from the course?
Subscribe to Online Course Materials and access 5,400+ papers produced for CLEBC courses since 2001.
Want to register for a course now, but prefer a monthly payment plan?
Check out our Easy Pay Plan.
Discover all of our Litigation resources here
CLEBC Program Lawyer*