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Upcoming events

    • Saturday, November 07, 2020
    • 10:00 (EST)
    • Webinar

    How to Get Paid and Collect Your Fees Without Breaking the LSO's Rules

    Date: November 7, 2020
    Time: 10:00 a.m.
    Webinar

    Register at: https://chiefexecutiveattorneys.com/cpd/


    This program contains 1 hour of Professionalism content

    Please view this video for more information.

    • Tuesday, November 24, 2020
    • 13:00 - 14:00 (EST)
    • Zoom Webinar
    Register


    Negotiation, Reconciliation, Separation and/or Divorce: A Roadmap to Efficient Alternatives

    Date: November 24, 2020 
    Time: 1: 00 p.m. (EST)
    Zoom

    Join family law lawyer and author, Anthony Keller, IN a session the will focus on advising attendees HOW to settle family law issues as swiftly and cheaply as possible without going to court. Mr. Keller will discuss alternative dispute resolution mechanisms available, INCLUDING negotiation and mediation.  The end goal of is to create a settlement which allows the parties to PROCEED with their respective lives with dignity and if not affection, tolerance of the other spouse. Preserving the corpus of the assets acquired during cohabitation should be one of the prime goals.

    Anthony (Tony) Keller practiced family law and civil litigation for almost 43 years. He acted as trial counsel in hundreds of family law trials, motion and appeals. He has participated in dozens of mediations and arbitrations.  Tony earned his LLB from the University of Windsor in 1974 and was called to the bar in 1976, He began his law practice in Kitchener in 1976 continuing until his retirement in 2019. He became a member of the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario in 1992. Currently, he serves as council to Madorin Snyder LLP.

    Cost: The cost to attend the CPD is free for WRLA members, however, the presenter requests that you purchase his book (Cut the Crap + Make the Deal) ahead of the CPD as materials from his book will be referenced. The book can be purchased at: http://cutthecrap-makethedeal.com/.  Books can be purchased as a PDF for $32.71 (+HST) or in print for $34.95 (+HST).

    • Thursday, December 10, 2020
    • 13:00 - 15:00 (EST)
    • Webinar

    Sexual Violence and Gender Inequity in the Workplace

    (Free Accredited 2 Hour EDI Program)

    This event is not a WRLA event. For questions about the event please direct them toworkplaceeducator@sascwr.org.

    Do you have your EDI for 2020?  LSO members must complete three hours before the end of the year!

    The SASC Male Allies program is offering a free accredited 2-hour EDI program by live videoconference on December 10th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

    Registration is limited.  Please register in order to attend by emailing workplaceeducator@sascwr.org by December 2nd.

    This program is for any person who needs EDI hours for this year.

Past events

Tuesday, October 06, 2020 A Discussion on COVID-19's Unique Impact on Women in the Legal Profession
Thursday, September 24, 2020 FLOWR Meeting
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Opening of the Courts & Presentation of the Coulter Osborne Award
Monday, August 24, 2020 CaseLines Webinar
Saturday, August 22, 2020 How to Build a Dominant Web Presence Without Breaking the LSO Rules
Friday, May 08, 2020 FLOWR Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, April 07, 2020 Annual General Meeting

FREE CPD

Caslelines: View an 18 minute Caselines tutorial on how to access, update, invite people and review evidence for cases: https://liveshareeast3.seismic.com/i/YzkpVdT2W4vxGvPLUSSIGNmRvhICg5t86Ct8pomxCOun3v4___lpLP1jQA8x4NF4I2vPLUSSIGNbk1oHvnt4bQHKJzes54hvNSDL7czIPueja3VvcSCb084STdUDWq6Fo8DvEkssY4VtpVaq

LSO CPD Assists: Complimentary On-Demand CPD from LSO. Program titles include: Working Virtually, Understanding Electronic Documents, Family Law CPDs, Paralegal CPDs, Wills & Estates, Real Estate and many more. Many of these CPDs can be counted toward Professionalism hours

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