Program Chair(s)

Jacqueline L. King, C.S.

Shibley Righton LLP

Join a top-level faculty of experts and get an up-to-date understanding of the key evidentiary principles that are essential to build your case, whether or not it proceeds to trial.

The law and best practices concerning evidence are continually evolving, so as a litigator, it is critical to not just keep on pace but to stay ahead of emerging issues.

This celebrated annual OsgoodePD conference will allow you to enter a settlement discussion or courtroom with the tools you need to prove your case. Over one day, you will have the opportunity to tap into the expertise of a distinguished faculty, get the updated knowledge you need to remain current, and deepen your understanding of ongoing evidentiary issues. You will leave this program with practical tips and tricks to prevail in negotiations, discoveries, motions, pretrials and trials.

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

What You’ll Learn

How to ensure your electronic evidence is admissible

How to manage virtual proceedings, including how to conduct successful electronic trials

Developments in expert evidence

How to avoid common mistakes in gathering or preparing evidence on motions and applications (including summary judgment motions)

Tactics for maximizing the weight of your evidence

Proven strategies when challenging a claim of privilege

Techniques when introducing or responding to a prior inconsistent statement

How to use virtual documents and business records to bolster your case

Strategies to apply the rules of evidence to mediations and arbitrations

Practical approaches to ethical/professional dilemmas

Tips from the Bench on how to approach commonly encountered evidentiary conundrums

Who Should Attend

Civil litigators (plaintiffs’ and defendants’ counsel)

In-house litigation counsel in Ontario

Litigation law clerks

Litigation paralegals

Program Agenda

Faculty

Program Chairs

Jacqueline L. King, C.S.

Shibley Righton LLP

Instructors

Register

Feb 25, 2022

$695 + Tax

Time

Feb 25, 2022
9:00 am – 4:30 pm (ET)

Printable registration form

If a downloadable form is required, please contact osgoodepd@osgoode.yorku.ca.

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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 40m
Professionalism 1h
Total6h 40m CPD

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