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Edmonton | February 10, 2023
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Calgary | February 24, 2023
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To Disclose or Not To Disclose: Applications of Privilege
Webinar | February 28, 2023
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Judgment Enforcement: Learning to Swim
Webinar | March 10, 2023
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Practice Foundations: Questioning
Edmonton | March 14, 2023
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Practice Foundations: Questioning
Calgary | March 22, 2023
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Bankruptcy and Insolvency Essentials
Livestream | March 15, 2023
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Bankruptcy and Insolvency Essentials
Edmonton | March 15, 2023
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Judgment Enforcement: A Deeper Dive
Webinar | March 17, 2023
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Dealing with Tax Disputes
Webinar | April 12, 2023
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Appellate Advocacy
Edmonton | April 21, 2023
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Appellate Advocacy
Calgary | April 28, 2023
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Human Rights Protections After Schrenk
Webinar | May 3, 2023
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Notarizing and Commissioning Documents
Webinar | May 8, 2023
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Ascertaining a Client’s Capacity to Retain and Instruct Counsel
Webinar | May 11, 2023
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Personal Injury and Insurance Update
Edmonton | May 31, 2023
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Personal Injury and Insurance Update
Livestream | May 31, 2023
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Civil Litigation
The Practice of Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law With Kyle Kashuba

The practice of bankruptcy and insolvency law is known for its challenging and complex nature. LESA’s upcoming Bankruptcy and Insolvency Essentials program aims to demystify the nuances in this area of law and provide lawyers with insider know-how including: how to recognize early warning signs of distress, navigate the formal …

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Civil LitigationSpecialized Areas of Law
Human Rights Protections After Schrenk

On December 15, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal v Schrenk. How have decision makers across Canada interpreted and applied Schrenk in the close to five years since? This webinar will review the post-Schrenk case law to answer questions such as: are decision makers properly …

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Civil LitigationReal Estate
E-Paper | Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act

The Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act came into effect on August 29, 2022 and replaced the Builders’ Lien Act. Authored by W. Donald Goodfellow KC and Adrianna Worman, this comprehensive paper covers those changes and provides direction for lawyers dealing with matters within the Alberta builders’ liens regime. Click …

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Civil LitigationCriminal LawFamily Law
Updates in Alberta Courts: E-Filing Documents & Revisions to Family Practice

Commencing November 1, 2022, the Court of King’s Bench of Alberta has released updates to email filing procedures and Family Practice Note 4. The Court of King’s Bench Administration began accepting email filing at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. At the time, the courts determined that emailed documents would …

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Business LawCivil LitigationCriminal Law
Indigenous Leaders in the Alberta Legal Community Series | Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay

This week, as part of our series highlighting the achievements of Indigenous members of the Alberta legal community, we would like to spotlight Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay. Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay is a Cree woman from the Kipohtakaw (Alexander) First Nation. She grew up on her First Nation with her community, parents, …

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Civil LitigationSpecialized Areas of Law
The Connection Between CERB Repayments & Employment Law

In 2020, the government implemented the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) plan to assist Canadians coping with employment loss caused by the global pandemic. Now in 2022, many Canadians are facing repayment due to erroneously made applications. A recent Alberta Court decision dealt with CERB repayment in the context of …

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Business LawCivil LitigationCriminal Law
New Benefit for LESA Library Subscribers: 50% Off On-Demand Programs

We are happy to announce a new benefit for subscribers of the LESA Library. Whether you subscribe to one, two, or all six core areas of law, we are pleased to offer you 50% off our entire collection of on-demand programs. What are On-Demand Programs? LESA’s on-demand programs are recordings …

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Business LawCivil LitigationCriminal Law
Alberta Revises the Title of its Superior Trial Court

With the passing of the late Queen Elizabeth II, we wish to express our deepest condolences to the Royal Family. Her Majesty dedicated over 70 years of her life to public service – the longest reigning Monarch in British history. As Head of the Commonwealth, Her Majesty was a much …

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