Before the Claim: Fundamentals of Class Actions Law, Part II  

Jun. 30, 2021

OBA Class Actions Law PROGRAM | 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (ET)

In this second installment of the “Fundamentals of Class Actions Law” series, hear from both sides of the table about the logistical and practical considerations that go into a class action before a claim is commenced.  If you are a senior class action practitioner wishing to compare best practices, a new lawyer starting out who is keen to practice in this active area, or in-house or government counsel seeking tips for mitigating the worst-case scenario on a day-to-day basis, you will benefit significantly from this comprehensive overview of the pre-litigation stage of a class action.

Join our highly experienced faculty as they tackle issues such as:

  • Investigation - how do you identify a claim and shape the facts as they develop?
  • Mitigation of risk and damages
  • Balancing regulatory and litigation risk
  • Communication with putative class members
  • Co-counsel arrangements
  • Identifying a potential Representative Plaintiff
  • Funding

Don’t miss out on this insightful and valuable program!


Valerie Lord, Howie Sacks & Henry LLP
Jeremy Martin, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP


Michael Peerless, McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP
Sandeep Joshi, BMO Financial Group 
Jen Winstanley, Camp Fiorante Matthews Mogerman LLP
Laura Fric, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP


Date: Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Program (ET)


CBA Member: $52* | CBA Student Member: $25* | Non-Member: $98*

*plus applicable taxes


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