TORONTO, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - The National Forum on Class Actions
Litigation, hosted by The Canadian Institute, will be returning for its
13th consecutive year in Toronto, Ontario on September 20-21, 2012. This
year's event brings together members of the plaintiff bar, defence bar,
in-house counsel, government, judiciary, and third party administrators
from across Canada and the U.S. to discuss the critical cases and
trends that are shaping the Canadian class actions environment.
Speakers will be sharing practical advice on a range of topics that are
affecting the industry, including:
Responding to the latest class action trends and developments across
Canada and the U.S.
Adapting to the increasing interest from the U.S. bar in Canadian class
Optimizing the approach to negotiation and settlement and maximizing the
chances for a successful resolution
Managing complex jurisdictional issues and procedural uncertainty caused
by national class actions
Navigating difficult ethical dilemmas and avoiding the mistakes of
And much more!
There will also be two pre-forum workshop sessions on September 19 that
will add value to the overall learning experience: "Critical Strategies
to Avoid Ethical Missteps on Your Road to Resolution of Class Actions
Litigation" and "Comprehensive Guide to Successfully Negotiating,
Structuring, and Implementing Class Action Settlements".
Conference Title: The Canadian Institute's 13th Annual National Forum on Class Actions Litigation
Date: September 20-21, 2012
Location: InterContinental Toronto Centre - Toronto, Ontario
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