Professional Issues for Lawyers Involved in Not-for-Profits and Charities(Archived Video Stream)

Nov. 22, 2011
Toronto Online


This is the archived version of a program presented on November 22, 2011. To order this format please click on the "REGISTER NOW" button.  

 A panel discussion will include the following topics:

  • What should one do when faced with a conflict of interest (such as between one's professional duties and demands of a supervisor, in an in-house or NGO environment)?
  • What are some of the circumstances in which a lawyer should decline to act?
  • What are some of the approaches that can be adopted when declining to act?
  • When is it permissible to act adverse in interest (or is it ever permissible)?
  • What are some of the professional and ethical issues to consider when sitting on a charity or non-profit board?



Antonella Ceddia,Litigation Lawyer, Legal Services Division, Office of the City of Solicitor, Toronto
Bill Pashby,Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Kathleen A. Waters,President and CEO Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company, (LAWPRO®)

Chair: Victoria Prince,Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

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    For 1 to 3 Participants
    CBA Member: $40*
    Non-Member: $65*

    For 4 or more Participants
    CBA Member: $65*
    Non-Member: $100*
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