Webinar on Demand

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  • Webinar on Demand – Court of Queen’s Bench E-Filing

    $125.00

    EmailFilingCourtofQueensBench

    Original Date: March 12, 2021

    Price: $125 + GST

    Chair: Chrissy ParkinsonCourt of Queen’s Bench of Alberta – Administration

    Presenter: Alexa Horabin, Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta – Administration

     

     

     

    Join Court of Queen’s Bench staff for an in-depth discussion on email filing at the Court. As a result of the global pandemic, there have been a number of changes to court filing this past year, including the addition of email filing.

    Purchase this on-demand program to gain an understanding of the current document requirements for filing, the email filing process, and upcoming changes. Consider common errors for email filing and how you can avoid them. This on-demand program includes a Q&A with staff from the Court of Queen’s Bench as recorded from the live broadcast.

    Total Running Time:
    2 hours, 24 minutes 


    Please enter the first name, last name, and email of the person who will be viewing the Webinar on Demand in the billing details section on the next page.

    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Criminal Law Fundamentals

    $195.00

    Original Date: December 8, 2020

    Price: $195 + GST

    Chair: Justice R. Paul Belzil, Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta

    Presenter: Justice Susan E. Richardson, Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta; Judge A.J. Brown, Provincial Court of Alberta; and Edmond J. O’Neill, Aloneissi O’Neill Hurley O’Keeffe Millsap

     

    Understanding the practical side of criminal matters is essential for lawyers who practice criminal law. Join with members of the judiciary and senior counsel to consider practical approaches to:

    • Disclosure
    • Effective pre-trial conferences – setting realistic timelines for filing Charter motions, etc.
    • Effective use of criminal case management
    • Timely identification of trial issues
    • Realistic estimates of pre-trial motions, voir dires, and trials
    • Agreements on non-contentious issues, including Agreed Statements of Facts, eliminating non-essential witnesses, etc.
    • Using Court resources effectively
    • Witness accommodations
    • Ethics – what you must never do

    Please note that the Criminal Law Fundamentals program has a different format than other LESA programs. This Webinar on Demand comprises a discussion among members of the judiciary and a senior member of the criminal defence bar and focuses on practical approaches to a number of criminal law topics. Written materials were not provided by presenters to go along with their presentations. Instead, materials consist of excerpts from LESA’s publication, Criminal Law Fundamentals. 

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand , please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Criminal Law Series Part 1 – Disclosure and Pre-Trial Motions

    $95.00

    Criminal Law Webinar Series

    Original Date: April 9, 2021

    Price: $95 + GST

    Co-Chairs: Judge A.J. Brown, Provincial Court of Alberta, and Paul M. Bourassa, Bourassa Law & Strategic Services

    Presenters: Judge G.B. Lepp, Provincial Court of Alberta, Matt Dalidowicz, Crown Prosecutor’s Office, Christine Mainville, Henein Hutchison LLP, and Mathieu St-Germain, Calgary Police Service

    Join senior practitioners as well as members of the bench for an in-depth discussion on essential criminal law topics in this 6-part webinar series.

    Explore process, procedure and legal implications associated with Stinchcombe, McNeil, Gibbins, and O’Connor disclosure, including the pros and cons of the “kitchen sink boilerplate” in disclosure requests. Consider how disclosure applications may affect various deadlines in dealing with matters, along with navigating Jordan concerns when delaying for receipt of additional disclosure. Also discuss effective use of case management in advance of a trial.

    Total Running Time: 1 hour, 16 minutes

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Criminal Law Series Part 2 – Search & Seizure A: Warrants and ITOs

    $95.00

    Criminal Law Webinar Series

    Original Date: April 16, 2021

    Price: $95 + GST

    Co-Chairs: Judge A.J. Brown, Provincial Court of Alberta, and Paul M. Bourassa, Bourassa Law & Strategic Services

    Presenters: Judge J.L. Dixon, Provincial Court of Alberta, Justice of the Peace J.K. Conley, Provincial Court of Alberta, Sgt. Nick DaleRoyal Canadian Mounted Police, and Kaysi Fagan, Kaysi Fagan Professional Corporation

    Join senior practitioners as well as members of the bench for an in-depth discussion on essential criminal law topics in this 6-part webinar series.

    Dive into the principles of search and seizure law, including forms of warrants (s. 487, CDSA, general, and production orders, etc.), court jurisdiction for different types of warrants (level of court, territorial jurisdiction), prospective warrants, nighttime execution, and sealing orders. Consider what are reasonable grounds to suspect vs. reasonable grounds to believe and the difference between investigation thresholds for charges and trial.

    Total Running Time: 1 hour, 4 minutes

     


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    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Criminal Law Series Part 3 – Search & Seizure B: Analysis of an ITO

    $95.00

    Criminal Law Webinar Series

    Original Date: April 23, 2021

    Price: $95 + GST

    Co-Chairs: Judge A.J. Brown, Provincial Court of Alberta, and Paul M. Bourassa, Bourassa Law & Strategic Services

    Presenters:  Justice of the Peace J.K. Conley, Provincial Court of Alberta, Sgt. Nick DaleRoyal Canadian Mounted Police, and Kaysi Fagan, Kaysi Fagan Professional Corporation

    Join senior practitioners as well as members of the bench for an in-depth discussion on essential criminal law topics in this 6-part webinar seriesClick here for more sessions in this series.

    You be the judge… this session builds on Search & Seizure A to undertake an in-depth analysis of an ITO. Attendees will receive an ITO in advance of this session to review and prepare. Discuss how police prepare and draft a s. 487 search warrant and how a Justice of the Peace or Judge evaluates an application for the warrant.

    If multiple lawyers or staff members from your firm would like to attend this webinar series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Total Running Time: 53 minutes


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Dealing with Difficult Conversations

    $125.00

    Original Date: September 30, 2020

    Price: $125 + GST

    Presenter: Karmen Masson, LL.B., CEC, Karmen Masson, Professional Coaching + Consulting

     

     

    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.

    Key Takeaways

    • Learn strategies for diffusing heated situations;
    • Discover what not to do when emotions get involved;
    • Understand how to prevent misunderstandings;
    • Address problems rather than postpone them;
    • Respond more effectively when you feel attacked;
    • Learn practical techniques for getting derailed conversations back on track;
    • Address conflict more confidently;
    • Employ a process to guide you from start to finish; and
    • Learn skills and tools to help plan your difficult conversations.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note:

    Though we do our best to ensure quality, technology is not always 100% reliable. In places throughout this recording there is a slight lag between audio/visual, creating a disconnect between what is seen and what is spoken by the presenter. This glitch does not affect the quality of the audio. Viewers are still able to follow along without issue.

    The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

    The live broadcast of this program included an interactive component not included in the Webinar on Demand. 

  • Webinar on Demand – Due Diligence in M&A Transactions

    $95.00

    Original Date: January 21, 2021

    Price: $95 + GST

    Presenter: Sam Khajeei, Nerland Lindsey LLP

     

     

     

     

    This Webinar on Demand will focus on covering certain essential aspects of the due diligence process applicable to an asset purchase or share purchase transaction. Topics covered include an introduction to due diligence, using a requisition as a starting point, understanding the impacts of due diligence findings on a transaction, and preparing a reporting letter for your clients.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Effective Oral Advocacy from Remote

    $95.00

    Original Date: November 18, 2020

    Price: $95 + GST

    Presenters: Justice Elizabeth A. Hughes, Court of Appeal of Alberta; and Justice Robert A. Graesser, Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta

     

     

     

    Explore the effectiveness of oral advocacy; how different is it when you remotely appear before a court or tribunal versus appearing in person? Are there things you should or should not be doing? Join Justices from the Court of Appeal of Alberta and the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta to discuss the judiciary’s perspective on what you can do to better advocate for your clients.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Estate Planning Considerations Part 1: Before Death

    $125.00

    Original Date: November 17, 2020

    Price: $125 + GST (Save $55 when combined with Webinar on Demand – Estate Planning Considerations Part 2: After Death.

    Presenters: Michelle Coleman, CPA, CA, TEP, CEA, MNP LLP and Keane Donaldson, CPA, CA, TEP, MNP LLP

     

     

    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 overall tax on death, and drafting the Will so that the estate will be administered in a tax effective manner. Topics will include common transactions to freeze value and minimize tax, use of trusts in estate planning, philanthropy, and planning considerations regarding TOSI (Tax on Split Income).

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Estate Planning Considerations Part 2: After Death

    $125.00

    Original Date: November 24, 2020

    Price: $125 + GST (Save $55 when combined with Webinar on Demand – Estate Planning Considerations Part 1: Before Death.) 

    Presenters: Tran Diep, CPA, CA, MNP LLP; and Tracy Leishman, CPA, CA, MNP LLP

     

     

    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 Webinar on Demand will discuss the inherent double / triple tax on death when owning private company shares and the post-mortem planning to mitigate the double / triple tax, including timing sensitivities.  Topics also include use of various trusts, charitable gifting, and planning considerations regarding TOSI (Tax on Split Income).

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Estate Planning Fundamentals

    $195.00

    Original Date: December 4, 2020

    Price: $195 + GST

    Chair: Gordon P. VanderLeek, VanderLeek Law

    Presenters: Ben Hudson, Hudson Law; Benjamin Kormos, Walsh LLP; Carolyn Mills, VanderLeek Law; and Jason E. Sweeney, Underwood Gilholme Estate Lawyers 

     

     

    Understanding what a client wants to do, along with all the implications of doing so, is critical in an estate planning practice. Explore key considerations, potential tax issues, common pitfalls, and drafting techniques to benefit your practice. This Webinar on Demand is best suited for lawyers in their first years of practice or for those looking to revisit the basics.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Webinar on Demand – Family Law Fundamentals

    $345.00

    FamilyLawMatters

    Original Date: January 27, 2021

    Price: $345 + GST

    Chair: Heather L. McKay QC, Daunais McKay + Harms

    Presenters: Timothy S. Chan, Daunais McKay + Harms; Jonathan F. GriffithDaunais McKay + Harms; Christopher A. Jackson, Jackson Law; Imogen Jenkins, Daunais McKay + Harms; Emily Koch, Daunais McKay + Harms; Katherine Palmer, Strathcona Law Group; and Dustin Tkachuk, Lawrence & Tkachuk 

     

    In the first few years of family law practice, lawyers can greatly benefit from both substantive law knowledge and practice management skills to assist them in effectively managing matters. In this Webinar on Demand, experienced practitioners explore family property, child support, spousal support, family violence, and more.

    Topics:

    • Adult interdependent partners and property and support contracts
    • Court processes and running a litigation practice during the COVID-19 pandemic, including strategies to get your documents signed and filed
    • Domestic violence and your obligations under the amendments to the Divorce Act, EPOs, and navigating the intersection between the criminal justice system and the family law system
    • Primer on principles and calculation of spousal and child support in various scenarios
    • Primer on valuing assets and the steps required to put together property charts, including some helpful tips and best practices from senior practitioners

    Total Running Time: 5 hours, 27 minutes


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to purchase this Webinar on Demand or Webinar on Demand series, please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

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