Charles Gluckstein’s Papers and Presentations


PAPERS / PRESENTATIONS


"Mediation and Pre-Trial: Preparation"
(November 4, 2016, OTLA Webinar)

"Autonomous Vehicles: the Future is Now"
(October 28, 2016, OTLA Fall, 2016 Conference)

"Being Prepared for 2020: Surviving the Legal World with a Brain Injury in the Near Future"
(October 27, 2016, 16th Biennial Conference of the Brain Injury Association of Niagara)

"Personal Injury Practice in 2020"
(September 29, 2016, 13th Annual Conference of Brain Injury Canada)

"Automobile Update: How the Changes will affect You and Your Clients"
(September 28, 2016, HUB International Ontario seminar on Auto Reform)

"Medico-Legal Implications of Driverless Cars"
(September 28, 2016, Medical Legal Society of Toronto Dinner Program)

"Personal Injury Practice in 2020"
(July 24, 2016, AAJ Convention)

"Top 5 Things You Need to Know about the New AABS System"
(May 10, 2016, Practical Law Webinar)

"Further Benefit Reductions: the Impact on Seriously Injured Accident Victims"
(November 12, 2015, Acquire Brain Injury Provincial Conference in support of OBIA)

"How to Deal with Legal Questions from Clients"
October 1, 2015, Peer Support Program in support of Spinal Cord Injury Ontario)

"Personal Injury Practice in 2020: What You Need to Know to be Prepared for the Future"
(August 13, 2015, OTLA Webinar)

"Technology: the Paperless File from Intake to Trial"
(July 13, 2015, AAJ Convention)
"The New Drs.: What You Need to Know"
(May 22, 2015, OTLA Spring, 2015 Conference)

"OTLA Submission on Alternative Business Structures"
(January 30, 2015, Submissions to LSUC)

"Know Your Rights"
(January 29, 2015, Peer Support Program in support of Spinal Cord Injury Ontario)

"New Regulations and Bill 15: Turning Accident Benefits on its Head … Again"
(October 23, 2014, 15th Biennial Conference of the Brain Injury Association Niagara)

"Brain Injury Advocacy: A Plaintiff’s Perspective"
(September 19, 2014, AssessMed Brain Injury Conference in support of OBIA)

"Law Firm Technology Update: Taking your Paperless File from First Interview to Trial"
(August 28, 2014, AAJ Webinar)

"Henry, Simser and the New Regulation"
(June 2014, North Bay Mix and Mingle)

"Insurance Funding after Discharge: Access to Benefits under the SABS"
(June 23, 2014, Lunch and Learn North Bay Hospital)

"There’s an App for That:  2014 Law Firm Technology Update"
(OTLA Spring, 2014 Conference)

"Henry, Simser and the New Regulation"
(April 10, 2014, 5th Annual Accident Benefits Joint Symposium)

"Incurred Expense, Attendant Care, Housekeeping and Economic Loss. Accident Benefits: The Latest Law and the Future of FSCO"
(March 28, 2014, Osgoode CLE)

"Singh wrong on SABS: IBC"
(March 10, 2014, Thompson’s World Insurance News)

"Henry, Simser and the New Regulation Continue to Incur the Wrath of the Plaintiff’s Bar – is the Form 1 the Beginning or the End of the Discussion of what is owed for attendant care?"
(5th Annual Accident Benefit Symposium March, 2014)
"Anatomy of a Personal Injury Case: Nursing Examination"
(November 7, 2013, Annual Toronto Collaborative Neuroscience Symposium)

"Using Technology to Save Time and Money"
(OTLA Spring, 2013 Conference)

"The Glasgow Coma Scale"
(Krembil 2012 Conference)

"The Big Bad MIG: How do you Fight it?"
(June 8, 2012, OTLA Spring 2012 Conference)

"Managing Critical Care Patients with Difficult Insurance Rules"
(April 30, 2012 CACCN Toronto: Evolutions in Critical Care Conference)

"Managing & Litigating Mental Disabilities Health "360": Gaining Valuable Medical and Legal Insights into Workplace Stress, Depression and More."
(April 17, 2012, The Canadian Institute Managing and Litigating Disability Insurance Claims Program)

"Is it a Minor Injury? MIGS Over-Easy: Customer Breakfast Seminar to Unscramble the MIG"
(January 27, 2012, Westpark Seminar)

"Managing Complex Care Patients with Difficult Insurance Rules"
(June, 2011, Sunnybrook Critical Challenges Conference)

"Panel Discussion: From the Trenches"
(May 30, 2011, The Law Society of Upper Canada, Work/Life Balance: Myth or Reality?)

"Succeeding on Mediations and Arbitrations at The Financial Services Commission of Ontario"
(April 13, 2011, Mock Arbitration, Osgoode Professional Development Program)

"The New Auto Regulations – The Sky is not Falling"
(OTLA Spring, 2010 Conference)
"How the Upcoming Legislative Changes Will Affect You and Your Clients"
(November, 2010, HKMB Updated Insurance Changes to the SABS)

"How the Upcoming Legislative Changes Will Affect You and Your Clients"
(August 25, 2010, Morell and Kelly – SABS changes)

"How the Upcoming Legislative Changes Will Affect You and the People in Your Care"
(July, 2010, Auto Changes and CF Seminar, Sudbury)
"How the Upcoming Legislative Changes Will Affect You and the People in Your Care"
(June 2, 2010, SABS Changes and CF Seminar, Timmins)

"Keeping the ‘Cat in the Hat’:  Catastrophic Cases under the SABS"
(June, 2010, Brain Injury Association of Niagara)

"Proving Future Cost of Care Expenses"
(February 26, 2010 Insight Conference:  Litigating Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury Cases)

"Litigating Motor Vehicle Accident Claims After Vytlingam and Herbison –Has Anything Changed"
(2009 Insight Conference:  Litigating MVA Claims – Use or Operation of MV)

"Access to Insurance Benefits for Catastrophic Injuries"
(June, 2009, Minden Gross)

"Keeping the ‘Cat in the Hat’:  Catastrophic Cases under the SABS"
"Access to Catastrophic Benefits under the SABS"
(May 5, 2009 Sunnybrook Orthopaedic Conference, Toronto)

"Use or Operation of Motor Vehicles After Vytlingam and Herbison – Has Anything Changed"
(November, 2008, The Law Society of Upper Canada)

"Best Practices for Litigating Chronic Pain and Fibromyalgia Cases"
(October 27, 2008, The Canadian Institute)

"Negotiation at Mediation – Tip and Strategies"
(April 18, 2008, OTLA New Lawyers Division)

"Handling a Brain Injury Case"
(April 1-2, 2008, Federated Press – Litigating Catastrophic Injury Claims Course, Toronto)

"Proving Future Cost of Care Expenses"
(February 20-21, 2008, The Canadian Institute’s 6th Annual Forum on Winning Personal Injury Cases)

"Interjurisdictional Law"
(September, 2007 Insight Conference:  Interjurisdictional Law)

"Latest Developments and Trends in Advancing First Party and Liability Claims"
(September 25, 2007, The Canadian Institute)
"Updating Adjuster/Broker Negligence with Changes in the Insurance Act"
(May 16, 2007 HKMB Seminar)

"Interjurisdictional Law"
(February, 2007, The Canadian Institute)

"SABS Under the Microscope:  Section 42 Assessments"
(February 23, 2007, The Law Society of Upper Canada:  Advanced SABs for Law Clerks Program)

"Death of your Client: Opportunities for Advocacy and the Light at the End of the Tunnel"
(October 27, 2006 – OTLA Fall 2006 Conference)

"Brain Injury Litigation: Brain Injury Advocacy, Insurance Act Overview and Accident Benefits Update"
(October 26, 2006, Brain Injury Association of Niagara)

"Accident Benefits Update After the Elimination of DAC’s … What are the New Rules"
(September 15, 2006 Advocacy for Brain Injury Conference, Thunder Bay)

"Brain Injury Litigation: Brain Injury Advocacy, Insurance Act Overview and Accident Benefits Update"
(May, 2006 Brain Injury Litigation Conference, Timmins)

"Updates to the Insurance Regulations"
(April 28, 2006, Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute of Ontario)

"Accident Benefits Update After the Elimination of DAC’s … What are the New Rules"
(April 11, 2006 Insight Conference:  Elimination of DACs)

"Advocacy at Mediation"
(March 3, 2006, OTLA New Lawyers Division)
"Updating Adjuster/Broker Negligence with Changes in the Insurance Act"
(February 22, 2006 HKMB Seminar)

"Pinpointing Key Factors in Litigating Spinal Cord and Brain Injuries"
(November, 2005, The Canadian Institute)

"Elimination of Designated Assessment Centres"
(June, 2005 Third Annual Brain Injury Awareness Conference, Sudbury)

"Litigating Brain and Spinal Cord injuries"
(June 8, 2005 Canadian Institute’sLitigating Auto Insurance Claims conference)
"Be in the Know:  Empowered for Trial"
(OTLA Spring Conference 2005)

"Elimination of Designated Assessment Centres – Amending the Insurance Act O.Reg. 403/96 and 7/00"
(April 15, 2005 Rehabilitation Network Canada seminar)

"Practical Strategies Under Bill 198: The Threshold and New Deductibles"
(OTLA Fall 2004 conference)

"Auto Insurance Claims Litigation: Changes to Bill 198 – What Does It Mean To You"
(December 11-12, 2003 Insight Conference:  Auto Insurance – Bill 198 Threshold, Toronto)

"Tackling the Verbal Threshold Under Bill 198 – Has Anything Changed"
(December 11-12, 2003 Insight Conference: Auto Insurance – Bill 198 Threshold, Toronto)

"Mediating a Brain Injury or Spinal Cord Case"
(March 24-25, 2003, Canadian Institute’s Litigating Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injuries conference)

"Advocacy Before CPP Tribunals"
(OTLA Fall 2003 Conference)

"Digging for Gold in the Accident Benefits File"
(OTLA Spring 2002 conference)

"Handling a Brain Injury Case"
(May 30, 2002 Federated Press – TBI conference)

"The Duty to Mitigate:  Does the Claimant Have a Duty to ‘Get Better’"
(April, 2002 Insight Disability conference)

"Managing Insurance Claims"
(September, 2001 Insight Conference:  Duty to Mitigate)

"The Doctor-Patient Relationship Under Bill 59"
(June 13, 2001 Act Health Group Medical-Legal Seminar, Toronto)

"The Duty to Mitigate: Does the Claimant Have a Duty to ‘Get Better’"
(April, 2001 Federated Press – LTD Conference)


MEDIA


"Autonomous Cars and Personal Injury Law"
(September 2016, The Litigator by Charles E. Gluckstein and Jacob Roth)

"Mixed signals seen in results of LSUC vote"
(May 15, 2015, The Lawyers Weekly by Cristin Schmitz)

"Ontario bar groups lining up against ABS"
(March 13, 2015, The Lawyers Weekly by Cristin Schmitz)

"Lawyers see ‘considerable’ risk, scant prospect of reward in ABS"
(February 16, 2015, The Lawyers Weekly by Cristin Schmitz)

"Ontario lawyers wants facts before any decisions on ABS"
(October 17, 2014, The Lawyers Weekly by Cristin Schmitz)

"Focus: Ontario courts differ on prejudgment interest"
(October 19, 2015, Law Times by Marg Bruineman)

"ABS report: Majority non-lawyer ownership off the table"
(September 28, 2015, Law Times by Neil Etienne)

"The New Normal: Top 10 personal injury boutiques"
(May 4, 2015, Canadian Lawyer Magazine by Shannon Kari)

"Insurance & Lawyers in a Brave New Driverless World"
(May 2015, The Litigator by Charles E. Gluckstein and Kristin Walker)

"Why is personal injury bar so against ABS"
(January 19, 2015, Law Times by Yamri Taddese)

"PI bar warns of fallout if ABS comes"
(August 29, 2014, The Lawyers Weekly by Cristin Schmitz)

"Woman’s delay in suing the city after a fall costs her $9,000 in legal fess: Superior Court Justice has harsh words for the legislation, which requires people to file an intent to sue within 10 days of an injury"
(May 20, 2014, The Toronto Star by Jacques Gallant)

"New dispute resolution system proposals under scrutiny"
(May 5, 2014, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"The problem: How to fix Ontario’s ‘broken’ car insurance system"
(April 16, 2014, The Globe and Mail by Robert Collison)

"Bar surprised at province’s moves on Cunningham report: Bill 171 includes move of dispute resolution to Licence Appeal Tribunal"
(March 31, 2014, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"The rise of the boutique law firm: New names emerged as lawyers realized benefits of focused operations"
(March 24, 2014, Law Times by Marg Bruineman)

"Singh wrong on SABS: IBC"
(March 10, 2014, Thompson’s World Insurance News)

"DRS plan worries lawyers"
(February 25, 2014, Thompson’s World Insurance News)

"Does the Ontario Auto Insurance System Need Fixing? Plaintiff and Defence Perspectives"
(January 10, 2014, Advocates Society)

"OTLA working on new ethical guideline for personal injury lawyers"
(November 11, 2013, Law Times by Yamri Taddese)

"Plaintiff lawyers cautious about rate cut"
(October 7, 2013, Law Times by Michael M.)

"Enhancing the practice of personal injury litigation together"
(October 2013, The Litigator by Charles E. Gluckstein)

"Standing Committee on General Government"
(September 30, 2013, Ontario Trial Lawyers Association)

"Lawyers surprised at elimination of FSCO mediation backlog"
(September 30, 2013, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"Insurance issue leaves government exposed"
(September 6, 2013, Law Times by Ian Harvey)

"Family Ties"
(Summer 2013, Disability Today: The Resource for People, Products and Places! by Allan McCarthy)

"Ontario lawyers elect new president"
(June 5, 2013, Thomson’s Daily Insurance News Service)

"Appeal court widens door to non-earner benefits"
(July 30, 2012, Law Times News by Siobhan McCelland)

"Out of Balance"
(June 2012, Just Magazine by Danielle Harder)

"‘It sounded like a gunshot’: Driver shaken after Mercedes struck by piece of the Gardiner"
(June 25, 2012, National Post by Joshua Rapp Learn)

"Ontario Trial Lawyers proud to be a sponsor of Operation Red Nose in Ontario"
(January 2012, MPP Advisor a newsletter from the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association)

"Minor Injuries, major changes"
(December 16, 2011, The Lawyers Weekly by Donalee Moulton)

"Litigation looms over minor injury cases: No consensus on which matters fall within updated guidelines"
(October 17, 2011, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"Court delivers bad news for litigation loans: Ruling follows series of favourable decisions on third-party financing"
(October 17, 2011, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"Sports stars take hit for awareness of head injuries"
(May 2, 2011, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"FSCO seeks outside help with mediation backlog: Situation ‘intolerable and affects the rights of all accident victims in Ontario’"
(May 2, 2011, Law Times by Judy Van Rhijn)

"Lawyers:  Gatekeepers for Psychological Issues"
(2011, CBA Practice Link)

"Appeal court denies coverage to shooting victim"
(May 4, 2009, Law Times by Julius Melnitzer)

"Catastrophic Injuries"
(February, 2008, OTLA)

"Financing a Personal Injury Case"
(June 18, 2004, Lawyer’s Weekly)

"Structured Settlements"
(June 11, 2003, Lawyer’s Weekly)

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association

Chaired the Fall, 2011 conference

Chaired the Fall, 2006 conference

Chaired the Spring, 2005 conference