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Law Society of Ontario: Emerging Issues in Directors’ and Officers’ Liability

Event Details

February 26, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Law Society of Ontario
Donald Lamont Learning Centre
130 Queen St West
Toronto, ON


Ethical Considerations in Workplace Investigations.


​Directors and officers face increased risk and exposure to liability, and the steps to mitigate these risks have changed. What worked in the past isn’t enough. Boards and organizations need to look for new approaches to fit the nature of today’s risks. Our presenters show you how to approach D&O liability for sexual harassment claims, and they explain everything you need to know about the new Deferred Prosecution Agreements proposed in Bill C-74. Get tips about reading a D&O insurance policy and about settlement best practices when an insurer is involved.

  • Find out how to approach D&O liability for sexual harassment claims
  • Learn details about D&O risks involving blockchain technology and cybersecurity
  • Get tips about D&O insurance trends and about settlement best practices


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This organization has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Ontario. This program contains 30 minutes of Professionalism content and 3 hour(s) of Substantive content.