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Meet The Suits Speaker List

Let’s introduce “The Suits” that will be speaking at GovLaw.ca | DeSouza Arnold LLP’s Meet the Suits conference on November 27 and 28, 2013, at the Victoria Conference Centre!
GovLaw.ca | DeSouza Arnold LLP present Meet The Suits
Meet the Suits is a legal conference to learn from your experts in local government. This “one-stop shopping” event will provide you with speakers, including lawyers from a variety of firms, to help you understand relevant local government issues and answer your legal questions!

If you have any business with municipal government and want to know how they work, think and act, you should be here. There are limited spaces for non-local government attendees.

Book your spot now!

More information is available here.

Day 1 – Wednesday, November 27, 2013

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Troy DeSouza Injunction Junction: The 12 Step Process for Successful Civil Injunctions
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Coffee break
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 p.m. Lori Staples, QC Trip and Fail! Risk Management: How to Avoid Legal Liability
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. John Alexander You Can Fight City Hall! Lessons from the Other Side and How Local Governments Can Avoid Mistakes
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch break
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 a.m. Robert Peterson You’re Fired! How to Effectively Discipline and Dismiss Disgruntled Employees
2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Coffee break
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Lui Carvello LULU (Land Use Liability Utterances): What Not to Say and Do When Dealing with Planning Agreements and Covenants
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Jack Basey, QC First Neighbours, First Nations! Evolving Land Rights and Implications to Local Government

 

Day 2 – Thursday, November 28, 2013

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Lindsay Parcells Municipal Moneyball! Tenders, RFPs and P3s
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Coffee break
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Elena Merritt & Troy DeSouza Talk is Cheap! How Community Mediations Achieve Compliance and Save Costs
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Paul Holmes & Philip Cooper You Tweeted What!?! The Pros and Cons of Social Media for Local Governments

More information is available here.

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