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Date of Event: Jun 5, 2020

Laurie H. Pawlitza to speak at Ontario Bar Association Webinar


Laurie H. Pawlitza to speak at Ontario Bar Association webinar "Litigation Issues Arising from the Global Crisis" on June 5, 2020. 

As a result of the massive impact of the global crisis, there are a number of emerging litigation issues that advocates in Ontario will face in the coming days. Our expert panel will discuss some of the issues that have arisen or are on the horizon as a result of the pandemic, ranging from negligence  claims, shareholder class actions, critical employment and insurance coverage issues, as well as family law matters.  Join our highly experienced faculty as we examine some of the novel proceedings that will arise from these unprecedented times, along with how to navigate these uncharted waters. Gain valuable insight that will assist you going forward as these new and challenging cases come across your desk. 

Employment and Family Law Issues

Moderator: Heather Devine - Alexander Holburn
Lai-King Hum - Hum Law Firm
Laurie H. Pawlitza - Torkin Manes LLP

  • Wrongful Dismissals
  • Constructive Dismissal Claims
  • Human Rights Code claims for failure to accommodate
  • Parenting time and support issues
  • Material change/’catastrophic’ change applications
  • Post separation decreases in value 

To learn more or to register, visit the Canadian Bar Association website.

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