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April 2019

Dealing with Difficult People (Edmonton)

April 11, 2019 | 9:00 am12:00 pm
Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre, 11727 Kingsway NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5G 3A1 Canada
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$198.75 – $295

Many of us are required to interact with behaviour from others that we may find particularly challenging. Identify your own behavioural style and evaluate the implications of your approach to difficult situations. Explore and develop the ability to understand and deal with the behavioural styles of others. Learn how to control your own emotions and apply constructive strategies that solve, rather than, escalate problems.

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Dealing with Difficult People (Calgary)

April 12, 2019 | 9:00 am12:00 pm
The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre, 1000 Glenmore Court SE
Calgary, Alberta T2C 2E6 Canada
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$198.75 – $295

Many of us are required to interact with behaviour from others that we may find particularly challenging. Identify your own behavioural style and evaluate the implications of your approach to difficult situations. Explore and develop the ability to understand and deal with the behavioural styles of others. Learn how to control your own emotions and apply constructive strategies that solve, rather than, escalate problems.

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June 2019

37th Annual Intensive Advocacy (Calgary)

June 10, 2019June 15, 2019
University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 Canada
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$2995.00

Develop a confident, professional courtroom presence by exploring every aspect of trial and hearing work in this intensive, week-long workshop.

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September 2019

Indigenous Law Conference (Calgary)

September 19, 2019 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre, 1000 Glenmore Court SE
Calgary, Alberta T2C 2E6 Canada
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$296.25 – $445.00

Can indigenous laws co-exist with the common law? Explore the plurality of legal systems, examine cultural biases, and understand how different cultures and experiences can affect legal processes and procedures. Join Program Chair, Carly Fox, and faculty in Calgary (September 19, 2019) for our upcoming Indigenous Law Conference. View the brochure.   CONFERENCE SCHEDULE MORNING SESSION PART 1 WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS Inherent Sovereignty, Rights & Title Sol Sanderson Discuss the implementation of the interface of jurisdiction and laws respecting the…

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October 2019

Tax Law for Corporate/Commercial Transactions (Calgary)

October 17, 2019 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
The Westin Calgary, 320 4 Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 2S6 Canada
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$296.25 – $445.00

Explore the tax nuances of various kinds of share exchanges (s 51, s 85, and s 86 rollovers). Review the tax implications of the sale of shares of a private business as compared to the sale of its assets, and discover helpful strategies and documentation tips for corporate/commercial practitioners. Discover how to help your clients in matters at the Tax Court of Canada

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Delivering Effective Feedback (Edmonton)

October 23, 2019 | 9:00 am12:00 pm
Aspen Conference Centre, 10104 - 103 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0H6 Canada
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$198.75 – $295

Lawyers are frequently required to deliver constructive feedback to associates, articling students, support staff, and others. Learn proven methods for providing meaningful performance improvement feedback.

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Tax Law for Corporate/Commercial Transactions (Edmonton)

October 28, 2019 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
Sutton Place Hotel, 10235 101 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3E9 Canada
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$295.25 – $445.00

Explore the tax nuances of various kinds of share exchanges (s 51, s 85, and s 86 rollovers). Review the tax implications of the sale of shares of a private business as compared to the sale of its assets, and discover helpful strategies and documentation tips for corporate/commercial practitioners. Discover how to help your clients in matters at the Tax Court of Canada

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November 2019

Drafting Considerations for Wills & Estates Practitioners (Edmonton)

November 7, 2019 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre, 11727 Kingsway NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5G 3A1 Canada
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$296.25 – $445.00

Increase confidence in drafting wills, powers of attorney, personal directives. Review relevant case law, and understand implications of various standard clauses in terms of tax, medical decision-making, financial decision-making, and more.

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December 2019

Media Training 101 for Lawyers (Edmonton)

December 6, 2019 | 9:00 am12:30 pm
Aspen Conference Centre, 4th floor, 10104 - 103 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0H6 Canada
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$265 – $295

Let’s face it: most lawyers are reluctant to talk to the press. They’re worried they will say too much, too little, or nothing at all. However, there are many upsides to appearing in the media, including influencing the court of public opinion, building your practice, and showing your expertise. Taught by former journalists, television hosts, and producers with decades of experience, this interactive presentation will give you the confidence and skills to face the media in any situation. View the…

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January 2020

Provincial Court Civil Practice (Calgary)

January 24, 2020 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre, 1000 Glenmore Court SE
Calgary, Alberta T2C 2E6 Canada
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$296.25 – $445.00

Develop confidence and competence in handling Provincial Court civil matters. Explore civil procedure and court rules. Learn practical tips and develop strategies to efficiently move matters along.

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Provincial Court Civil Practice (Edmonton)

January 31, 2020 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
Sutton Place Hotel, 10235 101 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3E9 Canada
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$296.25 – $445.00

Develop confidence and competence in handling Provincial Court civil matters. Explore civil procedure and court rules. Learn practical tips and develop strategies to efficiently move matters along.

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February 2020

Advanced Civil Litigation for Paralegals (Edmonton)

February 24, 2020 | 9:00 am4:30 pm
Sutton Place Hotel, 10235 101 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3E9 Canada
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$258.75 – $395.00

Explore topics for experienced paralegals, including organizing and managing complex litigation files.

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March 2020

Dealing with Difficult Conversations (Calgary)

March 13, 2020 | 9:00 am12:00 pm
Holiday Inn Calgary South – Conference Centre, 8360 Blackfoot Trail SE
Calgary, Alberta T2J 7E1 Canada
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$198.75 – $295

Develop strategies and key skills for turning tough conversations, often experienced in the legal profession, into more effective ones. Learn practical techniques for managing emotionally charged situations and moving in a productive direction, even when there is disagreement. Employ a process that will leave you feeling more comfortable and equipped to manage your difficult conversations.

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POSTPONED Dealing with Difficult Conversations (Edmonton)

March 20, 2020 | 9:00 am12:00 pm
Aspen Conference Centre, 4th floor, 10104 - 103 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0H6 Canada
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$198.75 – $295

Develop strategies and key skills for turning tough conversations, often experienced in the legal profession, into more effective ones. Learn practical techniques for managing emotionally charged situations and moving in a productive direction, even when there is disagreement. Employ a process that will leave you feeling more comfortable and equipped to manage your difficult conversations.

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September 2020

Dealing with Difficult Conversations – Webinar

September 30, 2020 | 9:00 am12:30 pm
$195

This event has passed. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand. Click here to purchase the recording so you can watch and learn at your convenience. Presenter: Karmen Masson, LL.B., CEC, Karmen Masson, Professional Coaching + Consulting       Dealing with Difficult Conversations is a 1.5 hour presentation that will deliver strategies and key skills to help you turn tough conversations, often experienced in the legal profession, into more effective ones. Learn practical techniques for managing emotionally…

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October 2020

Business Fundamentals for Lawyers Part 1: Introduction to Financial Statements – Webinar

October 27, 2020 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand. Learn to read and understand company financial statements.  Gain basic financial literacy, learn the components of financial statements and how apply that knowledge to real life examples.  We will also review the various accounting frameworks and the types of assurance that accountants can provide. Faculty Presenter Darrell Wiens, CPA, CA, MNP LLP

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November 2020

Business Fundamentals for Lawyers Part 2: Financial Statement Analysis – Webinar

November 3, 2020 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand. Consider how to evaluate the health of a business, perform ratio analysis, uncover expenses subject to management discretion, and learn what further questions you must ask.  This course assumes a basic working knowledge of financial statements and will focus on the analysis to uncover insights and understand the story behind the numbers. You may also be interested in… Business Fundamentals for Lawyers Part 4: Business Continuity…

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Estate Planning Considerations Part 1: Before Death – Webinar

November 17, 2020 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand.  You may also be interested in the recording from Estate Planning Considerations Part 2: After Death. Click here to purchase the Webinar on Demand. Estate planning is much more than drafting a Will. This session will help you identify pre-mortem tax planning issues for your clients, including common pitfalls and opportunities. Before death (pre-mortem) planning includes tax and estate planning in order to minimize…

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Estate Planning Considerations Part 2: After Death – Webinar

November 24, 2020 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand. You may also be interested in the recording from Estate Planning Considerations Part 1: Before Death. Click here to purchase the Webinar on Demand. After death (post-mortem) estate planning will discuss both the compliance for effective estate administration and the tax planning considerations in the administration of an estate.  This session will discuss the inherent double / triple tax on death when owning…

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December 2020

Independent Legal Advice – Adjusting the Duty of Care to Different Transactions – Webinar

December 7, 2020 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand.  The duty of care fluctuates from transaction to transaction when giving independent legal advice. One size does not fit all. Learn how to identify and set the obligation, and how to fix the commensurate fee. Explore how to sue lawyers who get it wrong. Faculty Presenter John E.S. Poyser, The Wealth & Estate Law Group

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Business Fundamentals for Lawyers Part 4: Business Continuity Planning and Digital Transformation – Webinar

December 9, 2020 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand. Understand what a firm needs to do to prevent possible disruptions to business, how to recover in the event of a disruption, and the role technology plays in this. Faculty Presenter Matt Patrick, MNP LLP

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January 2021

Board Governance for Not-for-Profit Organizations 4-Day Series – Webinar

January 26 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$258.75 – $345

About Faculty Agenda About This event occurred in the past. Click here for the on-demand version. Understand different board governance models and explore directors’ responsibilities and potential liabilities. Examine how to effectively serve on a board of directors and advise clients. This program consists of 4 lunchtime sessions which take place once a week for 4 weeks. Hear from our experienced faculty on the following topics: Day 1 – Governance Models and Approaches Day 2 – Advising Boards and Serving…

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February 2021

Board Governance for Not-for-Profit Organizations 4-Day Series – Webinar

February 2 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm

About Faculty Agenda About This event occurred in the past. Click here for the on-demand version. Day 1 – Governance Models and Approaches (January 26, 2021) Day 2 – Advising Boards and Serving on Boards (February 2, 2021) Day 3 – Dealing with Conflict and Dysfunction on Boards (February 9, 2021) Day 4 – Panel Roundtable Discussion and Q&A (February 19, 2021)  Faculty Chair Vivian R. Stevenson QC, Duncan Craig LLP Presenters Sam Amelio QC, MLT Aikins LLP Bud Melnyk…

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Preventing Fraud and Disputes in Contracts and Agreements – Webinar

February 3 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$93.75 – $125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand. Learn how accountants and finance professionals view due diligence, drafting agreements, and contractual compliance. Errors and omissions can easily contribute to disputes and litigation. Explore a series of real-life examples to see what went wrong and how issues could have been avoided. The devil is in the details! Attendees will explore 4 key stages during the lifecycle of an agreement where…

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Board Governance for Not-for-Profit Organizations 4-Day Series – Webinar

February 9 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm

About Faculty Agenda About This event occurred in the past. Click here for the on-demand version. Day 1 – Governance Models and Approaches (January 26, 2021) Day 2 – Advising Boards and Serving on Boards (February 2, 2021) Day 3 – Dealing with Conflict and Dysfunction on Boards (February 9, 2021) Day 4 – Panel Roundtable Discussion and Q&A (February 19, 2021) Faculty Chair Vivian R. Stevenson QC, Duncan Craig LLP Presenters Sam Amelio QC, MLT Aikins LLP Bud Melnyk…

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Board Governance for Not-for-Profit Organizations 4-Day Series – Webinar

February 19 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm

About Faculty Agenda About This event occurred in the past. Click here for the on-demand version. Day 1 – Governance Models and Approaches (January 26, 2021) Day 2 – Advising Boards and Serving on Boards (February 2, 2021) Day 3 – Dealing with Conflict and Dysfunction on Boards (February 9, 2021) Day 4 – Panel Roundtable Discussion and Q&A (February 19, 2021)  Faculty Chair Vivian R. Stevenson QC, Duncan Craig LLP Presenters Sam Amelio QC, MLT Aikins LLP Bud Melnyk…

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March 2021

How to Untangle Immigration Issues: An Overview and Analysis of a Case Scenario – Webinar

March 25 | 12:00 pm1:30 pm
$93.75 – $125

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. Click here for the on-demand version. This program is designed for any lawyer whose clients have immigration issues and will provide an overview of important immigration categories. Attendees will untangle a fictitious case scenario while applying the concepts presented in this webinar. Discuss travel restrictions, temporary versus permanent residence applications, spousal versus economic categories, and more. Learn to identify which immigration rules and public health requirements apply, including who can enter…

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Online Self-Study Modules

Code of Conduct Online Course
Trust Accounting Fundamentals Online Course
Trust Accounting for Responsible Lawyers Online Course
Lawyers' Assist Online Course

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Seminars on Demand

Seminar on Demand - Indigenous Law Conference
Seminar on Demand - Civil Enforcement Fundamentals
Seminar on Demand - Intellectual Property Law for Non-IP Lawyers
Seminar on Demand - Tech Solutions for Busy Law Practices
Seminar on Demand - Environmental Law: Key Strategies for Everyday Practice
Seminar on Demand - Legalization of Marijuana
Seminar on Demand - Top 10+ Things Every Lawyer Should Know (2018)
Seminar on Demand - Intersection of Immigration and Criminal Law
Seminar on Demand - Administrative Law Fundamentals
Seminar on Demand - Labour and Employment Law Update

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Publications

Alberta Law Fundamentals (Hardcopy & Electronic Format)
Alberta Law Fundamentals (Electronic Format)

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Program Papers

Tax Implications of Death and/or Divorce
Indigenous Businesses: Developing Successful Business Structures for and with Indigenous Communities
Paperwork, Paperwork, Paperwork: Tips and Trade Practices for Bailiff Dealings in Civil Enforcement Matters
Sources and Resources of Indigenous Law
Pre-Judgment Enforcement Remedies
Legislating Indigenous Laws in the Wake of MMIWG Inquiry Calls for Justice and TRC Calls to Action
Post Judgment Enforcement
Selected Case Law on Civil Enforcement
Co-Operation or Co-Op(t)eration: Mandatory ADR Case Law/Procedure Review and General Discussion
Civil Enforcement Priorities: Deemed Trusts Under the Income Tax Act and Excise Tax Act

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Complimentary Resources

Practicing Family Law without Going Crazy: A Lawyer Mental Health Primer
Snapshot: Independent Legal Advice
Métis Rights Update
Trust Safety - Why the Change?
Model Code of Conduct
The Alberta Human Rights Tribunal
Code of Conduct Online Course
Trust Accounting Fundamentals Online Course
Trust Accounting for Responsible Lawyers Online Course
Lawyers' Assist Online Course

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