Litigating Economically (Archived Video Stream) 

Apr. 30, 2012
Toronto Online


This is the archived version of a program presented on April 30, 2012.  This will not become available until 2 weeks after the orginal program date.  To order this format please click on the "REGISTER NOW" button.   

The legal marketplace is changing.  Lawyers and law firms face increasing pressure to control costs in litigation and must adapt to provide superior results for a lower price.  Learn about the trends, tools and techniques that will help you meet client expectations, deliver extra value, minimize overhead and maximize your bottom line. 

Program Chair: Chris Jaglowitz, Gardiner Miller Arnold LLP

 Program is sponsored by:

9:00 am Introductory Remarks
9:05 am Unbundling
  • A concept whose time has come?
  • The concept and potential benefits
  • What the rules say
  • Avoiding the pitfalls
  • How to make it work for you and distinguish your practice

Panelists: Lee Akazaki, Gilbertson Davis Emerson
Omar Ha-Redeye, Fleet Street Law
John O'Sullivan, Barrister & Solicitor
Dan Pinnington, Director, practicePRO, LAWPRO

9:50 am


  • The options and possibilities
  • Choosing the right service and provider
  • Contract and billing issues
  • Confidentiality, privilege and other pitfalls

Panelists: Shelby Austin, ATD Legal Services Professional Corporation
Sarah Millar, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
L. Michael Shannon, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

10:30 am Break
10:45 am

Knowledge Management

  • The impetus
  • The value of information
  • More than a precedent database
  • A holistic approach?
  • Basics and how to begin

Panelist: Connie Crosby, Crosby Group
Dominic Jaar, KPMG Canada - Montreal
Ted Tjaden, McMillan LLP

11:30 am

Technology Super Panel

  • The essential tools
  • Doing more with less
  • Levelling the playing field
  • Time-saving tips
  • Ethical quagmires
  • Staying current in times of rapid change
  • Looking to the future

Panelists: Shelby Austin
Connie Crosby
Dominic Jaar
Dan Pinnington
Ted Tjaden

12:25 pm Concluding Remarks
12:30 pm

Program Concludes


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