MCPD Requirements

Law Society Rules Division 8.1 - Professional Development
Commencing January 1, 2012 practising lawyers must complete one hour of eligible continuing professional development activities for each month in a calendar year during which they maintained active practising status. If a lawyer maintained active practising status for three or more months in the calendar year, one and a half hours of the total hours must relate to ethics, professional responsibility or practice management.
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Upcoming CPD Events
October 2, 2014 - Everyday Ethics Series: Conflicts 101...Avoiding, Spotting, Resolving them
October 3, 2014 - Perfecting the Twenty-First Century Law Practice
October 7, 2014 - Intellectual Property: Protection and Enforcement
October 16, 2014 - Anatomy of an Estate * Sold Out
October 24, 2014 - The Approximately 11th Annual Accommodation in the Workplace, Featuring an Analysis of Recent Cases
October 30, 2014 - Canadian Competitive Bidding Law - for Lawyers! NEW 2nd Date Oct 29th
November 3, 2014 - Everyday Ethics Series: Complaints and Discipline 101 (The Inside Story)
November 4, 2014 - Assisted Reproduction: Legal Parentage & Birth Registration
November 7, 2014 - New Legislation: The Municipal By-Law Enforcement Act
November 15, 2014 - Criminal Defence Advocacy Skills Workshop: Charter Defences in Drug Cases
November 28 & 29 - 2014 Isaac Pitblado Lectures - Accessing Justice: Beyond Barriers
December 3, 2014 - Everyday Ethics Series: Money 101 (Billing, Accounting, Borrowing and Lending)
December 8, 2014 - Can’t We all Just Get Along: Using Estate Planning Agreements to Address Family Issues
January 9, 2015 - Everyday Ethics Series: Privilege and Confidentiality
February 11, 2015 - Everyday Ethics Series: Mobility 101...from Pangnirtung to Chicoutimi
February 24, 2015 - Wills that Work: Practical and Proficient Drafting
October 2014 - March 2015: Everyday Ethics Series
March 11, 2015 - Everyday Ethics Series: Glass 1/2 Full (Little Things that Cause Big Problems)
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