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Class Actions Update

Date

Thursday, November 8, 2018 (09:00 AM-12:00 PM)

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

Additional Information

Page Count: 84

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Co-Chairs
  • Chantelle Cseh
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Steven Frankel
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
Description

With their concise analysis, our presenters zero in on all the important developments in class action litigation. This program is both an update and refresher on key issues, like jurisdiction in actions involving international class members, strategies for dealing with overlapping, multi-jurisdictional class proceedings, and more. Plus, you hear about recent trends around common issues trials.

  • Discuss the use of third-party litigation funding in Ontario
  • Analyze practical considerations for both plaintiff and defence counsel regarding consortium arrangements, carriage motions, and joint defence arrangements
  • Hear about trends in class certification from counsel specializing in competition, securities, product liability, and other areas

Presenters

  • Garth MyersKoskie Minsky LLP
  • James GotowiecTorys LLP
  • Jonathan ForemanHarrison Pensa LLP
  • Katherine KayStikeman Elliott LLP
  • Amanda QuayleMcDougall Gauley LLP
  • Michael RobbSiskinds LLP
  • Caitlin SainsburyBorden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • David SternsSotos LLP
  • Tania SulanChief Investment OfficerBentham IMF
  • Kent ThomsonDavies Ward Phillips & Vineber g LLP
  • Margaret WaddellWaddell Phillips
  • Emily FanLerners LLP

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