ADRIO - Civil Procedures Workshop for NON-LAWYER Mediators

ADRIO - Civil Procedures Workshop for NON-LAWYER Mediators




Led by the entertaining and informative:

Gary Furlong, B.A., C.Med, LL.M. (ADR)


Saturday, May 6, 2017

from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm at the ADRIO Offices


This full-day workshop covers all the basics of civil procedure in Ontario for non-lawyer mediators and goes toward fulfilling the civil procedure requirements for the Ontario Mandatory Mediation Program (OMMP).  It also counts towards the educational component of the Q.Med and C.Med designations.


Topics in Gary's presentation will include:

  • Basic Civil Procedure:  This session will cover the litigation process from start to finish, each of the steps in a lawsuit, cost implications, a glossary of legal terms, and what mediators need to know about the process;
  • Civil Procedure for Contract & Employment Claims:  This session will cover legal concepts and terminology related to basic contract disputes, as well as wrongful dismissal, two of the most common file types that reach mediation;
  • Civil Procedure for Tort & Insurance Claims This session will cover concepts and terminology specific to both insurance and personal injury claims and the various automobile insurance acts passed over the last decade.


A letter of completion will be issued to each student at the conclusion of the class.


Register Now for Early-Bird Rates!

(Deadline:  March 31st, 2017 11:59pm ET)



Gary Furlong, B.A., C.Med, LL.M. (ADR) has extensive experience in mediation, mediation training, alternative dispute resolution, organizational facilitation, negotiation, fact-finding, investigations and conflict resolution. Gary is author of “The Conflict Resolution Toolbox,” and co-author of “The Construction Dispute Resolution Handbook”.


"Excellent Workshop, very well organized, chock-full of useful information! Gary Furlong is incredibly knowledgeable and has a very engaging style as a presenter with infectious enthusiasm. I will take any workshop I can if he is presenting." - Joan Cass, MSW, RSW

Limited spaces - register now to avoid disappointment!


Early-Bird Rates:


$195.00 for Members

$275.00 for Non-Members


(Deadline:  March 31, 2017)


Regular Rates:


$235.00 for Members

$305.00 for Non-Members


Plus HST on all rates.


Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments.




5/6/2017 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
405-234 Eglinton Avenue East Toronto, ON M4P 1K5
This event is full.

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