The Hamilton Law Association presents…

The 17th Annual Commercial Litigation Seminar

Wednesday, February 9th, 2022

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

Planning Committee & Host: Michael Bordin, Gowling WLG |  Eric Nanayakkara, Regency Law Group | Michael Stanton, Scarfone Hawkins LLP

To download the registration form, please click here


Registration fees (includes materials): 

  • HLA Members $230 +HST= $259.90
  • Non-Member Lawyers & Other Professionals $260 +HST = $293.80
  • New Lawyers (Under 5 Years) $200 + HST= $226.00
  • Articling Students, LPP Candidates, Non-Practicing Members & Paralegals $190 +HST= $214.70     
  • Law Firm Staff & Clerks $190 +HST= $214.70

Topics & Speakers

The Challenges of the Virtual World & Case Management 

 Presented by: Judge of the Superior Court of Justice; TBD


Top 5 COVID Cases 

 Presented by: Kayla Carr, Ross & McBride 


To Tender or Not to Tender? 

 Presented by: Hussein Hamdani, Simpson Wigle Law LLP


 “Quick Hits”      

Tort of Harassment by Angela Papalia, Regency Law Group                    

Contractual Interpretation by Michael Bordin, Gowling WLG

 Employment Law by Anna Vereschagin, Vereschagin & Brown LLP


Caselines Update 

 Presented by: Ross MacFarlane, Flett Beccario


 Benefits & Challenges of a Virtual Trial Hearing

Panelist: David Thompson, Scarfone Hawkins LLP, George Limberis, SimpsonWigle Law LLP, Eric Nanayakkara, Regency Law Group

Moderator: Andrew Keesmaat, Agro Zaffiro LLP


This program contains 1.25 Professionalism Hours & 1.75 Substantive Hours

This organization has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Ontario.