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  • Full of practical tips and considerations, this paper focuses on helping clients recover what they are owed, particularly by dodgy debtors, slippery swindlers, and downright scoundrels. It canvasses basic judgment enforcement principles, non-court remedies, and advice on how to litigate these types of matters. This paper was presented at LESA’s Debtor/Creditor Disputes webinar on May 18, 2021.
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    Surveying prompt payment schemes in other countries and provinces of Canada, this paper discusses Alberta’s Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act. It also provides an overview of key features of this new piece of legislation. This paper was presented at LESA’s Debtor/Creditor Disputes webinar on May 11, 2021.
  • Insolvency and restructuring proceedings in Canada involve complex legislation and common law rules and different insolvency regimes are often confused to be the same thing. When a company is unable to fulfill its obligations (financial or otherwise), we often hear the common parlance that such company is “bankrupt” or subject to “bankruptcy proceedings”. The distinction, however, between different insolvency regimes is critical, particularly where the intention is to restructure as opposed to liquidate these companies. This paper offers a high-level summary of the recovery practice in Canada. This paper was presented at LESA’s Debtor/Creditor Disputes webinar on May 11, 2021.
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    This paper explores three hot topics in criminal law: (1) the impact of R v Zora and section 523.1 hearings, (2) remote hearings, and (3) sentencing in the time of COVID. This paper was presented at LESA’s Criminal Law Webinar Series on June 18, 2021.  
  • Surveying recent Alberta jurisprudence, this paper provides an update on parenting issues. Topics include: Practice Note 2 and clarification on what can and cannot occur in regular family chambers; how courts have addressed COVID-19 factors; mobility; shared parenting; supervised parenting; reversal of custody cases; and the stay of enforcement test for parenting decisions. This paper was presented at LESA’s Family Law Update Part 1 – Parenting and Children webinar on November 20, 2020.