Program Materials

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  • Other Foreclosure Related Issues and Steps

    $55.00

    This paper considers a number of issues that may arise in foreclosure proceedings. Topics discussed include: redemption/relief against forefeiture, due on sale clauses, deceased mortgagors, non-resident defendants, written and implied consents for information, single family fire insurance, notification of lapse or termination of insurance, and condominium insurance.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Foreclosure Fundamentals seminar in Edmonton on May 18, 2017 and in Calgary on May 23, 2017.

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  • Out With the Old, In With the New

    $45.00

    This paper discusses succession planning for law firms. It highlights the objectives of and impediments to succession planning. It also summarizes some of the things that law firms can do now to start planning for the retirement of key senior members of a firm, including assessing risk, creating incentives, setting timelines, grooming successors, and creating alternate roles. The paper includes a sample senior associate professional services contract as an appendix.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 7th Annual Law & Practice Update in Edmonton on October 20–21, 2017.

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  • Paperwork, Paperwork, Paperwork: Tips and Trade Practices for Bailiff Dealings in Civil Enforcement Matters

    $45.00

    This paper provides tips for dealing with civil enforcement agencies. It discusses types of enforcement and what bailiffs need before they can act. It includes letter of instruction precedents and summaries of various enforcement steps.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Civil Enforcement Fundamentals program in Edmonton on January 22, 2019 and in Calgary on January 29, 2019.

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  • Patent Law for Non-IP Lawyers: What to Do When Your Client Says “Eureka”

    $45.00

    This paper provides an introduction to patent law. It reviews what a patent is and the requirements for patent protection: novelty, utility, and inventiveness. It also discusses how to apply for a patent and how to protect patent rights.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Intellectual Property Law for Non-IP Lawyers program in Edmonton on February 5, 2019 and in Calgary on February 12, 2019.

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  • Permanent Residence/Federal Skilled Trades and Federal Skilled worker Programs

    $55.00

    This set of two papers summarizes the policies and procedures relating to immigration applications for permanent residence and of skilled workers. In the first paper, the authors discuss the Canadian Experience Class launched in 2008, and also the various categories under which applicants can apply for permanent residency under the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (the AINP). The second paper is devoted to the new Federal Skilled Trades Class and the changes to the Federal Skilled Worker Class.

    This paper was presented at the Immigration Seminar in October 2013.

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  • Personal Bankruptcy and Income Tax

    $55.00

    The author provides a general overview of tax obligations within a personal bankruptcy. He also examines situations where tax debt forms a significant part of the bankrupt’s debt and looks at how courts have treated bankrupts’ applications for discharge. More specifically, the author discusses the impact of s 172.1 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, including the factors that the bankruptcy courts consider when dealing with a discharge application under this section.

    Added bonus: Bankruptcy 101 Glossary of terms by Craig McMahon, Field LLP, providing an alphabetical list of typical bankruptcy-related terms and a concise explanation of each.

    This paper was presented at the Bankruptcy Seminar in January, 2014.

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  • Post Judgment Enforcement

    $65.00

    This paper discusses post judgment steps in an action. Topics discussed include judgment limitation, writs of enforcement, registrations with the Personal Property Registry and Land Titles Registry, demand letters, garnishment, seizure, and more. Legislation excerpts and form precedents are included as appendices.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Civil Enforcement Fundamentals program in Edmonton on January 22, 2019 and in Calgary on January 29, 2019.

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  • Pot Topics: Legalization of Cannabis (Program Materials)

    $45.00$65.00

    Explore the implications of legislative changes relating to the legalization of cannabis. Discuss Alberta’s cannabis regulatory system, the commercialization of cannabis, how legalization affects employment and real estate law, and the public health approach to legalization.

     

  • Practical Steps for Environmental Due Diligence in Commercial Transactions

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    This paper highlights due diligence in commercial transactions to identify environmental risks and liabilities. It provides practical steps for due diligence, including things to look for, what to search, and how to interpret environmental site assessments.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Environmental Law: Key Strategies for Everyday Practice program in Edmonton on October 17, 2018 and in Calgary on October 24, 2018.

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  • Practicing Family Law without Going Crazy: A Lawyer Mental Health Primer

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    This paper provides an introduction to current mental health research as well as an overview of the issues facing lawyers and suggestions from both research and lawyer experience that can be put into practice to preserve and protect mental health. Although this paper includes some content specific to family law practice, it also includes general information relevant to lawyers in any practice area.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s How to Practice Family Law and Not Go Crazy program in Lake Louise on May 4, 2019.

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  • Pre-Judgment Enforcement Remedies

    $55.00

    This paper examines creditor remedies that are available prior to obtaining judgment against a debtor. It reviews attachment orders and distress seizures, including a landlord’s right of distress, seizure under security agreements, and statutory distress. It also discusses the distribution of proceeds.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Civil Enforcement Fundamentals program in Edmonton on January 22, 2019 and in Calgary on January 29, 2019.

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  • Preparing for the Unexpected Anticipating and Planning for the Future

    $45.00

    Anticipating and planning for unexpected disruptions to a law practice and protecting client interests in that case is something all lawyers should undertake. This paper discusses useful tools and strategies for lawyers and firms interested in using advanced planning to gain an edge in overcoming the long-term effects of disaster. The author covers various helpful topics such as identifying potential risks, evaluating your current circumstances, planning for the unexpected, and exit strategies when selling your law practice.

    This paper was presented at the Law and Practice Seminar in November 2013.

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