Understand the regulatory regime and criminal law nexus!
Monday, November 14, 2022
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
via live webinar
Jump Start on CPD 2023
Friday, March 10, 2023
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Who should attend: Crown counsel, defence counsel, corporate solicitors, civil litigators, and in-house counsel
Learning level: All levels
Conceptually, there is a clear distinction between regulatory offences that do not require mens rea and criminal offences that do require mens rea. However, process-wise, this distinction becomes less clear, as there is a wide range of regulatory proceedings that can morph into criminal investigations and, in the end, criminal charges.
This course will examine regulatory processes, their operation, and their implications for counsel who must handle proceedings in this dual-function context. The regulated industries covered in this program will include: securities, gaming, taxation, work safe, environmental, and government accountability.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 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.
Chilwin Cheng — Ascendion Law, Vancouver
Jeremy Gellis — Cozen O'Conner, Vancouver
Janessa Mason — Ascendion Law, Vancouver
Register by Oct. 17/22
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Register by Feb. 6/23
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