20:20 A Vision for Lawyer Expertise During a Pandemic and Beyond (Recording) 

May 21 - Jun. 5, 2020
Online

CBA Immigration Law Online Presentation 2020

20:20 A VISION FOR LAWYER EXPERTISE DURING A PANDEMIC AND BEYOND

Presented by the Immigration Law Section


DAY 1 – THURSDAY, MAY 21, 10:55 AM TO 4:40 PM ET

10:55 am – 11:55 pm Expertise and Innovation (1.0 hour – Ethics, Professionalism and/or Practice Management content)

11:55 am – 12:15 am Remarks by CBA Co-Chair

Ravi Jain, Conference Co-Chair & CBA Immigration Law Section Chair

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Break

1:15 pm – 2:45 pm Understanding the Orders in Council and Travel Restrictions: Reuniting Family Members, Business Travelers and Employer Obligations (1.5 hours – Substantive content)

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm Break

3:15 pm – 4:30 pm Truth, Nothing but the Truth! Implications of Misrepresentation (1.0 hour – Substantive content; 0.25 hours – Ethics, Professionalism and/or Practice Management content)

4:30 pm – 4:40 pm Closing Remarks and Reminders

Ravi Jain, Conference Co-Chair & CBA Immigration Law Section Chair


DAY 2 – FRIDAY, MAY 29, 10:45 AM TO 4:30 PM ET

10:45 am – 11:20 am Running a Government Department during a Pandemic (0.5 hours – Substantive content, plus an additional 0.5 hours of recorded material)

11:20 am – 11:30 am Presentation of CBA Immigration Law Section Volunteer Recognition Awards

Recipients: Anna Kuranicheva, Edmonton Community Legal Centre (Edmonton, AB); Sofia Mirza, Fillmore Riley LLP (Winnipeg, MB); Erin C. Roth, Edelmann and Company Law Office (Vancouver, BC)

Presenter: The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

11:30 am – 1:00 pm Break

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Hot Topics Asked and Answered during a Pandemic (1.25 hours – Substantive content)

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm Break

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Presentation of the CBA Immigration Law Section Award of Excellence

Recipient: Isabelle Dongier (Montreal, QC)

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Running a Law Practice during a Pandemic – Practice Management (1.5 hours – Ethics, Professionalism and/or Practice Management content)

Sponsored by
LawPay


DAY 3 – FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 11:30 AM TO 4:45 PM ET

11:30 am – 11:40 am Presentation of the CBA Immigration Law Section Founders’ Award

Recipient: Will Tao, Edelmann & Co Law Offices (Vancouver, BC)
Presenter: Kyle Hyndman, CBA Immigration Law Section Secretary

11:40 am – 1:00 pm Spouse or Cl Partner Sponsorship (1.25 hours – Substantive content)

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Break

Sponsored by
Lawyers Financial

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm New Programs for Caregivers and Vulnerable Workers, and Undisclosed Family Members – Implications for these Workers during a Pandemic (1.25 hours – Substantive content)

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm Break

Sponsored by
Emond Publishing

3:15 pm – 4:30 pm Express Entry: Where Are We Now? Implications of COVID-19 (1.25 hours – Substantive content)

Sponsored by
National Bank

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm Closing Remarks

Mark Holthe, CBA Immigration Law Section Vice-Chair
Ravi Jain, Conference Co-Chair & CBA Immigration Law Section Chair

 

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    Non-members, register here

    DATE & TIME
    May 21, 2020
    10:55am-4:40pm Eastern Time

    May 29, 2020
    10:45am-4:30pm Eastern Time

    June 5, 2020
    11:30am-4:45pm Eastern Time

    FORMAT
    Webinars

    COST
    CBA members: $450
    CBA Student members: $150
    CBA Young Lawyer Members (<5 years): $300
    Non-members: $800
    AQAADI members: $650*
    Government: $550
    Paralegals: $250**
    Plus applicable taxes

    *AQAADI members please contact Isabelle Dongier and await response before registering.
    **Paralegals please contact pd@cba.org for assistance.

    Registration for this CBA Immigration Law Online Presentation is restricted to CBA members, government officials and personnel, paralegals and staff of immigration law firms. Please note that non-lawyer immigration consultants are not permitted to participate.

    All sessions will be presented in English.

    Registrants will receive an on-demand recording following each webcast.

     

    SPONSORED BY

    Cabinet Molina Inc.

    Emond Publishing

    LawPay

    Lawyers Financial

    National Bank

     

 

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