Traditions vs. Trends: what's old, what's new 

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Co-Chairs: Julie Fredette & MaryAnn Reinhardt

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Date, Time & Location:
Wednesday 4 March 2020, Pan Pacific Hotel 999 Canada Place Way, Vancouver. The seminar runs from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Program:
9:00 am  Opening Statements
JULIE FREDETTE, Designated Paralegal, RDM Lawyers LLP, Abbotsford
MARYANN REINHARDT, Designated Paralegal, RDM Lawyers LLP, Abbotsford

9:05 – 9:30 am Kahoot! - Interactive Knowledge Game 
JULIE FREDETTE, Designated Paralegal, RDM Lawyers LLP, Abbotsford
MARYANN REINHARDT, Designated Paralegal, RDM Lawyers LLP, Abbotsford

9:30 – 10:00 am Update and Effect of New Legislation - Motor Vehicle Accident Claims
MATTHEW SIREN, Partner, Vertlieb & Co., Vancouver

10:00 – 10:30 am The Business Case for Well Being: The Future of Law
DEREK LACROIX QC, Lawyers Assistance Program, Vancouver

10:30 – 11:00 am Coffee Break – Networking and Exhibitor Time

11:00 am – 12:00 pm The Power of People Skills
TREVOR THRONESS, Strategy for Business, Abbotsford

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch – Included In Registration Fee

1:00 – 1:40 pm Defamation: Is Social Media the Wild West?
BRIAN VICKERS, Counsel, Zacharias Law, Chilliwack

1:40 – 2:15 pm Inhale, Exhale . . . You Got This: The Power of the Mind Body Connection
CARLY FREDETTE, MS, OTR/L, RYT 200, CHC, Seattle, Washington

2:15 – 3:00 pm Legal Drugs: Illegal Use - Medical Marijuana and Pain
WAYNE JEFFERY, Expert Forensic Toxicologist, Burnaby

3:00 – 3:15 pm Coffee Break - Networking and Exhibitor Time 

3:15 – 3:45 pm To be or not to be . . . Educated, that is!
DEB JAMISON, Paralegal, Virgin Hickman/Faculty, Capilano University, North Vancouver

3:45 – 4:15 pm The Sky's the Limit
CATHY CORSETTI, Paralegal/Bencher, Ontario Paralegal Association, Ontario
MICHELLE HAIGH, Precision Paralegal Services, Ontario

4:15 – 4:45 pm Licensing and Regulation of Paralegals: Are We Getting Closer?
MICHELE ROSS, Designated Paralegal, Virgin Hickman/President BCPA, Vancouver

4:45 – 5:00 pm Closing Remarks

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Hotel Info:
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