Bridging the gap between damage and damages—from injury to claim!
"Last Kick at the Can" Rebroadcast
Monday, December 5, 2016; 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Original course: Friday, February 3, 2016)
Who should attend: All litigators who handle files with a personal injury (direct or resulting) loss component.
Learning level: Fundamental/Intermediate
Along with causation and liability, the assessment of damages or quantum is one of the central aspects of all personal injury files. This course is a comprehensive review of the essential elements and building blocks of personal injury files damage assessment—from what must be reviewed, to how medical and accounting evidence is to be marshalled to arrive at that critical dollar value which constitutes the quantum assessment of an injury. Junior lawyers will find this course a comprehensive review of what they need to know, and experienced counsel will benefit from a helpful review which may fill in some gaps in knowledge.
At this course you will learn...
the principles and case law foundation governing non-pecuniary damages
how to most effectively marshal the elements of evidence that will prove or challenge a non-pecuniary claim
the principles and legal framework governing the calculation of pecuniary damages
the elements of lay and expert evidence which will establish or effectively challenge a claim in pecuniary damages
how to manage a claim that has elements of future damages
how to pull together the legal and evidentiary strands to deliver a persuasive argument at trial
CLEBC would like to thank Viewpoint Medical Assessment Services for their generous support in sponsoring the live event.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Rose Keith — Rose Keith Law Corporation, Vancouver
Mark V.C. Virgin — Stevens Virgin, Vancouver
"Last Kick at the Can" Rebroadcast: $475
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