2018 Civil Litigation Updated Conference - Call for New Members and Topics!
February 12, 2018
The date for
the 38th Annual Civil Litigation Updated Conference is Friday,
November 16 to Saturday, November 17, 2018 - mark your calendars!
Call for Committee Members
committee of the CCLA’s Civil Litigation Updated Conference (also known as "the
Trembello Conference”) is looking for a new member, or two. Would you like to
join us? The committee is a standing committee of the CCLA’s board of trustees,
to which it reports through its co-chairs. Terms of reference for the committee
can be found here.
committee typically meets monthly from February until July. Its members then
liaise with speakers and organize panel discussions and demonstrations in the
months leading up to the November conference, which traditionally has taken
place over two days at the Fairmont Tremblant.
like the committee to include lawyers who represent the diversity of Ottawa’s civil
litigation bar, including at least one lawyer who has been practising for seven
years or less. Creativity, a willingness to work hard and a sense of humour are
greatly valued as well!
If you think
you might be interested in joining the committee, please send an email to
Jennifer Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org. We do not need an elaborate
application but please tell us what you would bring to the committee and do not
forget to tell us about your practice and your year of call.
The deadline for applications is Wednesday,
February 28, 2018.
Please note: All applicants must be
members in good standing with the CCLA.
Ideas for Presentations?
Do you have
an idea for a paper to be presented at next year’s conference? Please let us
an email to Jennifer Thompson at email@example.com no
later than Wednesday, February 28, 2018.
committee members, and assigning speakers, for our education programs the CCLA
attempts to ensure, as much as possible, that there is representation by:
gender, size of firm, Ottawa and regional speakers, newer and senior lawyers,
and inclusion of Judges and Masters from the region. CCLA fosters a culture of
diversity and inclusion by enabling the values and principles of equality and
equity in its programs.
Saikaley & Susanne Sviergula
Civil Litigation Updated Planning Committee