Savvy Lawyers Series - Video 

Oct. 23, 2014
Edmonton Online

Savvy Lawyers Series Video

October 23, 2014 @ 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Speaker(s): Doug Mah, Q.C. - Workers' Compensation Board

Topic:  Freedom of expression in Canada

Target Group

General practitioners and lawyers who do not typically practice media law but wish to have a sufficient understanding of the subject  area in order to provide basic advice to clients on common legal issues arising from the expression of ideas and opinions in speech, print communications and on the internet and social media. 

 

Topics covered

  • Limits of freedom of expression in Canada
  • The difference between incivility and hate speech
  • How hate speech is regulated in Canada
  • How pornography is regulated in Canada
  • How the Charter impacts defamation law

 

Note: 
You must register prior to the time of the webcast, click on Register Now above

(top of page).

Cost:
CBA Member - $75.00 + GST
Non CBA Members - $150.00 + GST

 

Confirmations MUST be at least 24 hours in advance.
(gst #R100760487)

 

 

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