8th Annual Business Law Summit


Wednesday, May 2, 2018 (09:00 AM-04:00 PM)

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CPD Hour(s)*
5 h 30 m Substantive
30 m Professionalism

Additional Information

Page Count: 175

* Remember: You must attend CPD programs or view them on demand to claim CPD Hours. Reading CPD materials alone does not qualify.

You may count recorded programs that you watch without a colleague towards your annual CPD Requirement—up to a maximum 6 hours. Recorded programs include archived webcasts, video replays, or any other on-demand program.

  • Jennifer Babe
    Miller Thomson LLP

In business law, there is no such thing as “standing still.” You‘re either keeping up, or you’re falling behind. This day-long, comprehensive summit can make that work easier. How do you help parents protect the family business from the consequences of a child’s divorce? Are amendments to core legislation around the corner? Our presenters show you how to consider all the angles to craft the best advice possible. They also make sure you’re armed with the answers to questions about arbitration clauses and provide drafting tips that help you achieve the best outcome for your client. In addition, you get actionable tips about recent developments in D&O liability so you can fulfill one of your most important roles—protecting your clients' interests.

  • Learn how good succession planning can help parents protect their family business from the consequences of a child's divorce 
  • Get an understanding of the arbitration process that will help you draft better arbitration clauses
  • Find out the latest developments in D&O liability 
  • Obtain tips to be successful getting paid or withdrawing services
  • Understand the business of cannabis
  • Hear about the key IP cases every business lawyer needs to know 


  • Jennifer BabeMiller Thomson LLP
  • Sarah ArmstrongFasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Kevin O'BrienOsler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Brian NicholsSpeigel Nichols Fox LLP
  • Fay SulleyTorkin Manes LLP
  • Ian ShewanLerners LLP
  • Selena Kim, C.S.Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
  • Daniel McDonaldNorton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Margaret NelliganAird & Berlis LLP
  • Aaron AtchesonMiller Thomson LLP
  • Raymond LeclairVice-President, Public AffairsLawyers' Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO®)
  • Kevin FritzDLA Piper (Canada) LLP
  • Naim AntakiGowling WLG (Canada) LLP
  • Murray GottheilSenior CounselPallett Valo LLP
  • Molly LuuSpeigel Nichols Fox LLP

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