Life after CAPS: “Minor” Injuries
Chaired by Keri Grenier and Dr. Catherine Ho
 
 
Date, Time & Location:
Friday 10 May & Saturday 11 May 2019, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, 900 Canada Place Way, Vancouver BC. The conference runs from 8:45 - 5:00 on Friday May 10, and  9:00  am - 1:00 pm on Saturday May 11 in the Waterfront Ballroom.
 
Credits:
Legal Credits: LSBC Continuing Professional Development: This seminar qualifies for 10 hours of structured legal education for 2019, including one embedded hour of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations.
 
Medical credits (Mainpro+, MOC Section 1 & Psychologist) will not be available for this course. Doctors can claim self-study credits.
 
Program:

 

Friday 10 May

8:45 am Opening Statements    
Keri Grenier, Murphy Battista LLP, Kelowna
Dr. Catherine Ho, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Medicine, UBC, Vancouver

9:00 – 10:00 Guide to the New Galaxy of “Minor Injury” and “Serious Impairment”
Elisabeth Sadowski, Richards Buell Sutton LLP, Vancouver
Dr. Brenda Lau, Clinical Associate Professor Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Faculty Of Medicine, UBC Vancouver

10:00 – 10:30 Enhanced Part 7 Benefits? Overview of the New Injury and Death Benefits
Brian Collins, MVA Practice Manager, Klein Lawyers, Vancouver

10:30- 10:45 Question and Answer Period

10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break

11:15 – 11:45 Who’s On First? Subrogated Claims and Deductions
David Wallin, Whitelaw Twining, Vancouver

11:45 – 12:45 Caps 101: Registered Care Advisors, GP Obligations, Diagnostic and Treatment Protocols    
David Brooks, Ramsay Lampman Rhodes, Nanaimo
Tracy Witty, Turning Point Rehab, West Vancouver
Dr. Trent Faraday, Musculoskeletal Injury Management, Musculoskeletal Injury Management, Vancouver

12:45 – 1:00 Question and Answer Period

1:00 – 2:00 Networking Lunch: Included in Registration

2:00 – 2:30 CRT – Overview, Rules and Procedure
Rose Keith, Harper Grey LLP, Vancouver

2:30 – 3:00 CRT - Jurisdiction & Judicial Review of Tribunal Decisions
William Veenstra QC, Jenkins, Marzban, Logan LLP, Vancouver

Matthew R. Voell, Barrister & Solicitor, Vancouver

3:00 – 3:15 Question and Answer Period

3:15 – 3:45 Coffee Break

3:45 – 4:15 Psychological Claims in the Post Cap Era
Dr. Laura Klubben, Chuck Jung & Associates, Vancouver
Dr. Spencer Wade, Chuck Jung Associates, Vancouver

4:15 – 4:45 Concussion and MTBI in the Post Cap Era
Dr. Andrew Howard, Department of Psychiatry, UBC, Vancouver

4:45 – 5:00 Question and Answer Period

5:00 – 6:00 President’s Reception    

Saturday 11 May


9:00 – 9:30 Time Limits Under the New Regime
Heather Bains, John Mickelson Law Corporation, Vancouver

9:30 – 10:00 Where, When & How to Launch a Claim
Matthew Van Nostrand, Murphy Battista LLP, Vancouver

10:00 – 10:30 Getting Out of the CRT
Saro Turner, Slater Vecchio LLP, Vancouver

10:30 – 11:00 Question and Answer Period

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:30 Use of Expert Evidence at Trial Under the New Rules of Court    
Adam Ueland, Simpson Thomas & Associates, Vancouver

12:30 – 1:00 Q&A Period & Closing Remarks   

 
Pricing:
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TLABC Regular Member
  • 5 years call or less $499
  • 6 - 9 years call $549
  • 10 years call or more $599
  • TLABC Sustaining Member or Monthly PAC Donor ($50 off)
  • TLABC Benefactor (1/2 price)
  • Articled Student Paralegal or Retired/Non-Practicing $399
 
Non-Member
  • 5 years call or less $649
  • 6 - 9 years call $699
  • 10 years call or more $749
  • Articled Student or Paralegal $549
  • Health Professional $399
  • Law/Medical Student (TLABC Member or Non-Member) $199
 
Hotel Info:

We have secured corporate rates with two downtown hotels for your convenience:

  • The Fairmont Waterfront (where the conference is taking place) will offer a discounted group rate of $329.00 per night, plus taxes for May 9th -11th . To book, call 604-691-1820 or 1-800-441-1414 and quote the TLABC rate, with booking code TRIA0519_001, or click here to book online 
  • The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (a 10 minute walk away) will offer a discounted group rate of $289.00 per night, plus taxes for May 9th – 11th. To book, call 604-684-3131 and quote the TLABC rate, with booking code TRIA0519, or click here to book online.