Impact on the Legal Profession

LPEN Webinar Series

GOVERNMENT DIRECTIVES & ANNOUNCEMENTS 

LEGAL UPDATE: THE LATEST ON

COVID-19 & IMMIGRATION PRACTICE

MONDAY - May 4

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by Chantal Desloges

LSO Certified Specialist

Senior Partner, Desloges Law Group 

Topics will include:

  • Application processing

  • Travel restrictions and exemptions

  • Temporary workers and work permits

  • International students

  • Citizenship and PR applications

  • Refugee claims

  • IRB hearings

  • Judicial reviews before the Federal Court 

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

CPD Credits

Consider including this course as a CPD learning activity for 1 hour of substantive content (where applicable)

 

CIVIL LITIGATION UNDER COVID-19:

IT’S NOT BUSINESS AS USUAL!

WEDNESDAY - May 6

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by Meghan M. Hull Jacquin

Barrister & Solicitor

Partner, Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP 

Topics will include:

  • How to keep cases moving forward: issuing claims, examinations for discovery, mediations and pre-trials

  • Ensuring injured clients continue with the treatment they require

  • Ensuring clients are supported through financial pressure caused by delay

  • Ensuring clients know they are important and not forgotten 

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

CPD Credits

Consider including this course as a CPD learning activity for 1 hour of substantive content (where applicable)

 

EMPLOYMENT LAW IN THE MIDST OF

A GLOBAL PANDEMIC

THURSDAY - May 7

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by Kathryn Marshall

Barrister & Solicitor

Associate, MacDonald & Associates 

Topics will include:

  • Temporary layoffs and constructive dismissal

  • Common issues with employers and employees

  • Workplace health and safety

  • Limitation periods

  • Urgent motions in employment law

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

CPD Credits

Consider including this course as a CPD learning activity for 1 hour of substantive content (where applicable)

 

COVID-19 AND REAL ESTATE

LAW PRACTICE

MONDAY - May 11

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by Susana Mijares Peña

Barrister & Solicitor

Principal, The Six Law Group 

Topics will include:

  • Virtual visits vs. physical visits

  • Impact on property prices and inventory  

  • Mortgage approvals and current challenges

  • Special clauses to consider in the APS

  • Virtual appointments to sign closing documents

  • Money and keys exchange arrangements

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

CPD Credits

Consider including this course as a CPD learning activity for 1 hour of substantive content (where applicable)

 

FAMILY LAW IN TIMES OF SOCIAL DISTANCING AND COVID-19

TUESDAY - May 12

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by Murray Teitel 

& Donna A. Wowk

Barristers & Solicitors

 

Topics will include:

  • COVID-19 and valuation dates

  • Forced to live ‘separate and apart’ under the same roof

  • Existing support orders in times of financial hardship

  • COVID-19 and parenting plans 

  • Court closures: what you can get heard and how to get it done

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

CPD Credits

Consider including this course as a CPD learning activity for 1 hour of substantive content (where applicable)

 

QUARANTINE ACT OFFENCES AND 

CRIMINAL LAW UNDER COVID-19

THURSDAY - May 14

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by Alexandre Bien-Aimé

Barrister & Solicitor

Partner, Shadley Bien-Aimé 

Topics will include:

  • Quarantine Act offences and sources of criminal liability for individuals, corporations, directors and officers 

  • Criminal liability related to the misuse of COVID-19 related economic assistance

  • Criminal aspects of the Emergencies Act

  • The application of R. v. Jordan post-confinement 

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

CPD Credits

Consider including this course as a CPD learning activity for 1 hour of substantive content (where applicable)

 

OVERCOMING THE COVID-19 BLUES:

FROM COPING TO CONQUERING

FRIDAY - May 15

Live webinar @ 1 PM EST

OR available video recording

Taught by George Anastasopoulos

Associate Certified Coach

Founder, Leadership Fundamentals 

Topics will include:

  • The fear of uncertainty

  • Impact of change

  • Dealing with control

  • VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous)

  • Facts & stories (or myths & reality)

  • Leader's tips for coping

  • Transformation to conquer

This course is FREE for LPEN Annual Pass purchasers

*No separate registration required

 

Not Eligible for CPD Credits

This webinar is FREE with the purchase of any COVID-19 webinar. No separate registration required.

 

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