Events

As top legal practitioners recognized in their fields, Davis LLP lawyers are frequently invited to share their subject matter expertise in speaking engagements such as university lectures, professional development conferences, legal seminars and other industry events.

  • October 28, 2014
    With the compliance deadlines for the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) quickly approaching, employers need to be aware of their ever-evolving obligations under the AODA and should be developing a strategy to ensure compliance
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  • October 21, 2014
    Davis LLP's Sara Zborovski moderated a panel discussion on GMO labelling at the Fifth Annual Food Regulatory & Quality Assurance Summit in Toronto on October 21, 2014.  "Decipher the Key Issues, Guidelines and Implications
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  • October 20, 2014
    Davis LLP's Andrew McFarlane co-chaired the Osgoode Intensive Short Course in Secured Lending and Debt Finance on October 20 and 21, 2014. The course is designed to provide a thorough and current examination of the key aspects of loan transactions
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  • October 17, 2014
    As part of the program faculty for the 18th Annual Course on Written Advocacy – jointly presented by the Advocates' Society and Osgoode Professional Development – Davis LLP's Adrienne Woodyard helped attendees refine their legal
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  • October 16, 2014
    The Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) is the Canadian professional association of patent agents, trade-mark agents and lawyers practising in intellectual property. IPIC's Annual Meeting, consisting of two days of seminars, panel
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  • October 15, 2014
    What are the requirements for importing food products commercially into Canada and the U.S.? What are the regulations on marketing medical devices and pharmaceuticals?  Throughout October and November 2014, Davis LLP partner Sara Zborovski
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  • October 9, 2014
    Davis LLP's Chris Bennett spoke at the iTech 2014 conference on October 9 in Vancouver. In his presentation, "Cloud Computing Contracts: Negotiating the T&Cs," he addressed questions to consider when selecting a cloud computing
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  • October 7, 2014
    The Guelph Food Technology Centre (GFTC) provides audit and food safety consulting services to the food and beverages industry. On October 7, 2014, it hosted an Innovation Breakfast with the theme The Importance of Compliance: Food Recalls,
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  • September 24, 2014
    On September 24, 2014, Davis LLP's Brittany Taylor spoke at the Canadian Marketing Association's roundtable on accessibility. She joined other experts from different industries in disussing the requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians
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  • September 23, 2014
    Insight Information's Canadian Legal Technology Forum is a two-day event that brings together speakers from the legal industry and the technology vendor community to discuss ways in which technology can help businesses achieve cost reduction,
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  • September 20, 2014
    Davis LLP partner Howard Krupat spoke at the 2014 CBA National Construction Law Conference on September 20, 2014. The 2014 conference was held in Toronto, which is in the middle of a building boom with urban construction
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  • September 18, 2014
    Davis LLP's Eric Belli-Bivar served as lecturer in the Federated Press course 2nd Financing Options for Mining Projects, which took place September 18-19, 2014 in Toronto. He addressed the following topics in the session "Debt Financing
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  • September 10, 2014
    Davis LLP's Chris Bennett spoke at the Intellectual Property Owners Association's 42nd Annual Meeting on September 8, 2014. As a panelist in the session "#UnauthorizedTweets! The Intersection of Social Media, the Rights of Publicity,
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  • August 16, 2014
    On August 16, 2014, Davis LLP's Sandra Appel chaired and facilitated the panel session "Touchstones for Change 21 Years Later: Are We There Yet?" at the Canadian Bar Association's Annual Meeting in St. John's, Newfoundland.
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  • August 7, 2014
    The International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) is an advocacy group dedicated to fostering the professional success of women in the insolvency and restructuing industry. On August 7, Davis LLP's Karen
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  • June 25, 2014
    Davis LLP's Kelly Friedman spoke at the 2014 MEARIE Conference, an annual risk management conference for distributors in the electricity industry. In her presentation "Legal Trends Update," Kelly provided legal highlights of interest
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  • June 25, 2014
    Davis LLP's Heather Treacy, Q.C. and Mike Styczen led a workshop on contract considerations for working with First Nations as part of the CI Energy Group's 2014 Supply Chain Contracts for Energy conference. They provided strategic guidance
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  • June 19, 2014
    Davis LLP's Stu Morrow discussed new developments in shareholder activisim, as well as the prosecuting and defending of hostile proxy campaigns.
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  • June 12, 2014
    Davis LLP's Adrienne Woodyard participated as a speaker at the Law Society of Upper Canada's Solo and Small Firm Conference on June 12. In her seminar "'Tax' Is Not a Four-Letter Word: Avoiding Tax Risks and Traps for
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  • June 12, 2014
    The Ontario Association of Residences Treating Youth (OARTY) holds an annual  conference to provide educational and networking opportunities for care providers and other professionals working in the residential services sector.  Davis
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Media Contact
Lisa Harding
Communications Coordinator
Phone: 604.443.2647
Fax: 604.687.1612