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  • Examine six major categories of deadlines that civil litigation lawyers typically deal with and discuss various aspects of the process for assessing, diarizing, and entering limitations. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in February, 2020. Total running time is 1 hour, 13 minutes.
  • Legal support staff are often tasked with managing complex civil litigation files. Discover tips for keeping files organized, strategies for handling complex matters, and explore key dos and don’ts, so you can enhance your confidence and competence. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program on February 24, 2020. Total running time is 4 hours, 42 minutes. Each presentation sold separately. 
  • Review general principles regarding recoverable costs in litigation, the 2019 Provincial Court Tariff of Recoverable Costs, and the 2019 Provincial Court Civil Procedure Regulation Part 11, Sections 38–39. Topics discuss party and party costs, enhanced costs, solicitor-client costs, and formal offers. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 46 minutes.
  • This presentation provides an administrator’s perspective and high-level overview of Provincial Court processes and considerations. Topics include forms, access to duty counsel, filing a civil claim, various resolution tracks, the role of the mediation office, chambers applications, and payment hearings. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 35 minutes.
  • Listen to a Provincial Judge’s perspective and tips into matters of trial preparation and conduct. Topics include preparation considerations, communicating with opposing counsel and the Court, opening statements, examination-in-chief, hearsay, cross-examination, objections, and closing statements. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 56 minutes.
  • This presentation provides a practical, in-depth discussion of the Provincial Court regulations. Topics include pleadings, applications, resolution tracks, and service of documents. Screen shots and sample forms are included in the materials. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 52 minutes.
  • Consider a brief overview of the history and uptake of mediation and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes in Alberta. Discuss Provincial Court pre-trial conferences, including notices, settlement, other remedies, expert reports, and more. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 1 hour, 4 minutes.
  • 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. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program on January 31, 2020. Total running time is 5 hours, 7 minutes. Each presentation sold separately.
  • Explore what matters the Provincial Court of Alberta has jurisdiction over and review a basic outline of the four resolution tracks – binding judicial dispute resolution, pre-trial conference, simplified trial, or general trial – that a Provincial Court civil matter may be screened into after mediation has been excluded as an option or has failed. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 54 minutes.
  • Learn how to help your clients get what they actually want. Explore post-judgment enforcement, get tips for dealing with bailiffs, and review processes under the Civil Enforcement Act. Discuss non-judgment enforcement and the process for distributing funds once collected. Gain valuable knowledge to help you help your client. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January 2019. Total running time is 2 hours, 25 minutes.