Arbitration Series - Session 4
Cross Canada Arbitration Checkup
August 20, 2020 - 4:00-5:30pm Eastern Time
Advance registration required no later than Tuesday August 18 at 11:59pm ET.
Registered participants will be sent an email with the ZOOM link the evening before the webinar. (Please check your Spam folder as they often end up there. If you do not receive, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
Chair: Megan Keenberg, C.S, B.A, LL.B, LL.M (ADR), Van Kralingen & Keenberg LLP
Alison FitzGerald, BA, BCL, LL.B Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP - Ottawa
David Gruber, BSc, JD, LLM, Bennett Jones LLP - Vancouver
John B. Martens, BA, LL.B, MLT Aikins - Winnipeg
Daniel J. McDonald, QC, B.Sc, LL.B, Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP – Calgary
Gregory M. Smith, QC, BA, B.Ed, M.Ed, LL.B, Curtis Dawe Lawyers
Laurence Ste-Marie, BA, LL.B, JD, Woods Litigation LLP - Montreal
Topics to be covered:
• Preference of arbitration over litigation
• Availability of qualified (non-conflicted) arbitrators
• Effectiveness of arbitration procedures being employed vs litigation procedures
• Typical length of arbitration vs court litigation
• Attitude of the courts
• Quality of court intervention and support
• Adequacy of legislation
Please visit the ADRIC 2020 Conference webpage for additional information.
Members: $35 plus applicable taxes
Non-Members: $50 plus applicable taxes
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All speakers subject to change.
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