Thursday, November 2, 2017
9:00 am – 4:30 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 can also register for the two-day event taking place on Thursday, November 2 and Friday November 3, 2017: Canadian Elder Law Conference - Coming of Age: Elder Law in Canada and its Future.
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 email@example.com to apply for a scholarship).
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)
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
November 2, 2017
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Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.
*Lunch is included.
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