Class-Action Climate in Canada: Recent Developments and Growing Trends

Class actions across Canada continue to grow in volume and complexity, triggering significant policy and financial implications for businesses in Canada. With the Law Commission of Ontario’s recent announcement that it is reactivating its comprehensive review of class actions in Ontario, we may see important law reform on the horizon to evolve with the changing landscape.

Join leading lawyers from Blakes to reflect on this past year and discuss what’s next for class actions in Canada. This interactive discussion will span a cross-section of recent developments and hot-button topics such as:

Topics

  • Notable developments in class actions
  • Early case strategy
  • Cybersecurity
  • Whistleblowers
  • Third-party litigation funding

Following the seminar, we invite you to join us for cocktails and networking.

Agenda

  • Registration: 3:45 – 4 p.m. EST
  • Presentations: 4 – 5:30 p.m. EST
  • Reception: 5:30 p.m. EST

Where

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
199 Bay Street
Suite 4000, Commerce Court West
Toronto, Ontario (Map)

Mandatory Continuing Education

Ontario

This program contains 1 hour and 30 minutes of Substantive content.

Quebec

This program is approved by The Law Society of Upper Canada for up to 1 Hour and 30 Minutes of Mandatory Continuing Education and is automatically recognized by the Quebec Bar. You must still declare the hours completed on your training statement and keep proof of your participation in this activity.

British Columbia

This program has been accredited for 1.5 CPD Credit Hours with The Law Society of British Columbia

If you would like more information about this seminar, please contact us by email.

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