COVID-19 Webinars and Rebroadcasts

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Apr

Ensuring the health and safety of the community, our valued customers, contributors, and employees is CLEBC’s highest priority. As a result of COVID-19, CLEBC has moved all our programming and resources online until it is safe to return to in-person courses.

We created the following webinars and rebroadcasts to ease your transition to working remotely and to help you manage the many challenges (and opportunities) you may face as a result of COVID-19.

All of our COVID-19 related courses are available in Courses on Demand!

Financial Distress: Bankruptcy & Insolvency During COVID-19

It is prudent to know how bankruptcy and insolvency issues are affecting your practice at this time. Please join us for a current, practical update.
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Business Law

Application of Force Majeure Clauses During a Pandemic

This webinar will review the origins of force majeure clauses, their typical terms, how they are construed by the courts, and their likely impact moving forward.
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Criminal Law

Criminal Law and COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on many areas of Canadian life, including the administration of justice. One area in particular, is the administration of criminal justice.
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Dispute Resolution

Conflict Resolution Practice During COVID-19

This course will help you identify resources available for your clients, provide you with knowledge to advise them effectively about options, and ensure you have the tools to support them in distance conflict resolution processes.
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Employment Law

Employment Law Issues During COVID-19

We have assembled a panel of leading employment lawyers to discuss the situations that employers and employees are facing, their respective obligations and rights, and how to minimize risk in these difficult times.
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Family Law

Parenting Disputes & Parenting Coordination During COVID-19

This focused, 60-minute course will include topics on what parenting coordinators can (and can’t) do to help clients with parenting disputes during the public health guidance period.
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Virtual Communication: Critical Skills

This webinar draws on the most current research on effective communication and pitfalls that can have negative consequences.
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Provincial Court Urgent Family Hearings During COVID-19

Join us for a focused, 60-minute course to learn what is happening with urgent family law hearings in the Provincial Court.
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Practicing Family Law During COVID-19, Part III

Practicing Family Law During COVID-19, Part III

Join us for a focused, 60-minute course to learn practice tips when running a family law practice remotely.
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Practicing Family Law During COVID-19, Part II

Join us for a focused, 60-minute course to learn what is happening with enforcing and varying parenting time, travelling with children, enforcing and varying support payments, and urgent applications with respect to children.
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Practicing Family Law During COVID-19

Join us for a focused, 90-minute course to learn how to manage disputes when the doors of the courts are locked and tips and tricks for resolving disputes when you can’t be in the same room at the same time.
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Immigration Law

Immunizing your Immigration Practice from COVID-19

Join us to hear practice tips and advice on how to practice immigration law while working remotely.
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Insurance Law

Insurance Law and COVID-19: Part 2

Will business interruption insurance cover losses caused by COVID-19? This 2-part program will review the most important issues and case developments flowing from COVID-19 and its impact on insurance law.
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Insurance Law and COVID-19: Part 1

Will business interruption insurance cover losses caused by COVID-19? This two-part program will review the most important issues and case developments flowing from COVID-19 and its impact on insurance law.
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Practice Management / Skills / Wellness

Developing a Well-Being Practice

In this course, Derek LaCroix, QC will discuss the problem the profession is experiencing and provide guidance on how to develop a well-being practice so that you can become a healthier more satisfied lawyer.
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Developing Personal and Professional Boundaries for the "New Normal"

In this one-hour course, we will revisit the concept of work/life balance in the current circumstances and address some of the challenges that you may be facing.
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Re-Evaluating Your Legal Career

This course is designed to help you examine your life and career from both a personal and professional standpoint to help you determine your personal values, skills, interests, and career criteria, so that you can explore options that are more aligned with them.
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Lawyers

Lawyers have many more stressors than most people and can be overwhelmed with thoughts of real potential problems. In this one-hour course, you will be introduced to mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) and meditation methods.
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Realizing Your Resilience

Realizing Your Resilience

While some people are simply more resilient than others are, the good news is that resilience can be learned. You are not your thoughts and not all thoughts are true. This workshop will help you build resilience through the science of positive psychology.
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Coping with Change and Unexpected Losses During COVID-19

Michael Kahn will walk you through the framework for recognizing and acknowledging the emotions that are being stirred up in these uncertain times. He will also provide you with suggestions on how to process your feelings of loss.
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Managing Anxiety in a Time of Uncertainty

In this workshop, we will explore concrete strategies for dealing with the anxiety and uncertainty many of us are experiencing during this pandemic.
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Working from Home Safely - Cybersecurity in the Face of COVID-19

In this webinar, we will discuss the ethical and malpractice pitfalls of working remotely and how to address them.
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Working Remotely in the Face of COVID-19

In this seminar, we’ll provide many recommendations for improving your ability to practice law, increasing your focus and productivity, managing distractions, communication, and taking care of clients from anywhere!
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Real Estate

Real Estate Litigation and COVID-19

This course brings together a panel of leading litigation and solicitor experts to discuss various topics in collapsing deals, including time of the essence clauses, deposit issues, getting out of deals or keeping them alive, and issues arising with the sale of tenanted properties.
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Hot Topics in Leasing in a Time of COVID-19

This course brings together a panel of leading experts to discuss hot topics in leasing, ranging from negotiating rent deferrals/abatements to the current government programs offered to landlords.
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Conveyancing Practice and COVID-19

With the COVID-19 pandemic, real estate practice has had to do a re-set with respect to procedures and practice. In this course, our expert faculty will examine these changes and their implications for file management.
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Wills, Estates & Trusts

Practicing Wills, Estates & Trusts Law During COVID-19, Part II

Practice tips and advice for estate planners and litigators working remotely. Topics include: update on estate administration challenges, update on legislative proposals for signing wills, assessing client’s capacity remotely, and much more!
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Practicing Wills, Estates & Trusts Law During COVID-19

Are you wondering how to practice wills, estates & trusts law while working remotely? Join us for a focused, 60-minute course to hear about urgent considerations for estate planners and litigators.
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