Program Chairs

Ewa Krajewska

Henein Hutchison Robitaille LLP

Michael H. Morris

Senior General Counsel, National Litigation Sector, Department of Justice (Canada)

Paul Sheridan

Counsel, Crown Law Office – Civil, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)

Do you know what’s happening with Crown Liability in Canada?

Get up-to-date in the latest on Crown liability and be ready to meet the challenges. Equip yourself with litigation best practices and what you need to know on the current nature and scope of liability.

Whether you are a government or private practice lawyer, you need to be fully cognizant of legal issues unique to Crown liability. This acclaimed conference brings Federal and Provincial Crown counsel, private-bar lawyers, and academics together to analyze recent legislative, judicial, and regulatory developments and their day-to-day implications, in this fast-moving and high stakes area. 

Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.

What You’ll Learn

Covering the latest developments and key issues surrounding Crown liability, including:

Recent important cases involving or with implications for Crown liability

Update on Crown liability in negligence

Issues to consider when pursuing Crown liability as a class

Charter remedies

Claims brought by Indigenous communities and claimants

Crown malfeasance and the limits of Crown immunity

Who Should Attend

Lawyers acting for the Federal or Provincial Crowns and affiliated crown corporations and agencies

Private-bar lawyers acting in suits involving potential Crown liability

Litigation law clerks/paralegals

2023 Delegate

“The presenters are very knowledgeable, the program was interesting and useful, with a lot of current commentary and opinions re: recent case law development. ”

Faculty

Program Chairs

Ewa Krajewska

Henein Hutchison Robitaille LLP

Michael H. Morris

Senior General Counsel, National Litigation Sector, Department of Justice (Canada)

Paul Sheridan

Counsel, Crown Law Office – Civil, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)

Instructors

Program Agenda

Chairs’ Welcome & Introductory Remarks (9:00 a.m ET)

Register

Apr 24, 2024

$695 + TAX

Time

Apr 24, 2024
9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

May 28, 2024

$695 + TAX

Time

May 28, 2024
9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

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CPD and Accreditation

OsgoodePD is an accredited provider with the LSO, the Law Society of BC and NY CLE Board. Select your location to view the eligible hours you may claim.

CPD Hours
Format
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Substantive5h
Professionalism20m
EDI1h
Total6h 20m
Substantive5h
Professionalism20m
EDI1h
Total6h 20m

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