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Canadian Elder Law Conference—Coming of Age: Elder Law in Canada and Its Future

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Thursday, November 2 and Friday, November 3, 2017
Day 1: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Day 2: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
or attend via Webinar

Who should attend: Lawyers practicing in the areas of elder law; wills, estates and trusts; and family law. This conference may also be of interest to health care professionals, social workers, advocacy groups, financial trustees, and anyone concerned with the rights of the elderly.

Learning level: Intermediate/Advanced

The Canadian Elder Law Conference is a two-day forum on the law and policy issues impacting older clients, featuring practical skill-based sessions, updates on hot topics, and current research on law and aging-related topics. Elder law is a multi-faceted topic touching on diverse areas of practice, including wills and estates, family law, pensions and benefits, healthcare rights, privacy law, and criminal law practice. Expect sessions on hot topics such as mental capacity issues, substitute decision making, physician-assisted death, cross-border issues, and financial abuse.  Hear from practice leaders from across the country, including lawyers, medical experts, and financial sector professionals.

You may also register for the individual dates on:
Day 1 of the Canadian Elder Law Conference (November 2, 2017) or
Day 2 of the Canadian Elder Law Conference (November 3, 2017). 

Special pricing: For lawyers, we will be offering our long-standing bursary program. Members of not-for-profit organizations with a registered charity number (lawyer or non-lawyer) may be eligible for a 50% discount off the full price through CLEBC—contact Customer Service.

Students, non-profit agency staff, and others may be eligible for a full or partial registration fee scholarship through CCEL (contact Krista James at CCEL at to apply for a scholarship).

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 12 hours (a minimum of 2 hours will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
Jan Goddard — Goddard Gamage Stephens LLP, Toronto
Hugh S. McLellan — McLellan Herbert, Vancouver
Geoffrey W. White — Geoffrey W. White Law Corporation, Counsel, Clark Wilson LLP, Kelowna & Vancouver


Register by Oct. 5
Regular Price
After Oct. 5
Webinar $849 $949
Webinar Student $419  $469
In Person* $1,089 $1,199
Student* $619 $669
Save even more with your CPDone Pass

Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.
*Lunch is included. 


Day 1: November 2, 2017 OR
Day 2: November 3, 2017
Register by October 5, 2017
Regular Price
After October 5, 2017
Webinar   $479  $529
Webinar Student  $229  $259
In Person*   $599  $659
Student*   $329  $359
Save even more with your CPDone Pass

Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.
*Lunch is included. 

Webinar Archive: These courses will be added to the Webinar Archive. See below to subscribe.

SPECIAL GROUP RATES! Plus-one pricing!
Gather a few colleagues around a computer to SAVE on Webinar/Rebroadcast costs! Groups pay full price for the main registrant + $149 per day for each additional viewer.* Contact Customer Service for more info.

* If your group includes a student, the first registration must be at the full rate if a lawyer is participating.

Unable to attend without financial support? Learn about our Bursary Program and Easy Pay Plan.

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CLEBC Program Lawyer
Nadia Myerthall

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Start Date & Time 2017-11-02 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2017-11-03 4:00 PM
Location Pan Pacific Hotel
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End Date & Time 2017-11-03 4:00 PM
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