BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//github.com/rianjs/ical.net//NONSGML ical.net 4.0//EN VERSION:2.0 BEGIN:VEVENT DESCRIPTION:OverviewGluckstein Lawyers is excited to host our fourth annua l Medical Malpractice Conference\, Risky Business\, taking place using a hybrid model\, on November 29\, 2022\, from 9:00 AM to 4:15 PM\, with a n etworking event starting at 4:15 PM. The theme of this year&rsquo\;s conf erence is "Case Updates and Practical Tips." Medical Negligence cases are challenging\, complex and expensive to prosecute. Patients seeking damag es against their medical care providers face more than the usual obstacle s in a typical tort claim. Success in medical malpractice cases hinge on careful scrutiny of large volumes of records\, often coming to thousands of pages\, sorting through a tangled web of detail\, and understand and a nalyzing difficult scientific concepts and theories. The lawyer needs to understand the medicine and develop a cogent theory of the case\, both on standard of care and causation\, before engaging with experts. This is t he advocacy demanded of competent plaintiff&rsquo\;s counsel. Remember\, the defence in medical malpractice cases will always be vigorous\, with h ighly skilled and experience counsel on the other side. Gluckstein Lawyer &rsquo\;s Risky Business conference aims to provide our attendees with ti ps and guidance on how to meet the challenges of medical malpractice liti gation\, thereby ensuring that you get your clients all they deserve. We have assembled an impressive faculty to cover a broad range of important and practical topics. We are lucky to have Dr. Peter Rumney speaking abou t the needs of children with serious physical and cognitive limitations. Dr. Rumney&rsquo\;s talk will help us better understand our clients&rsquo \; needs and help us do appropriate damages assessments. Dr. Barry Schifr in\, from Los Angeles\, will talk to us about a recurring problem in medi cal malpractice cases &ndash\; junk science &ndash\; and how to deal unre liable &ldquo\;science&rdquo\;. You will also hear about the difficult an d often confusing law of causation\, in the hope that we might bring some badly needed clarification to the subject. The Honourable Harvey Spiegel \, formerly of the Superior Court of Ontario\, will also address causatio n from a judicial perspective. You will hear about class actions\, mass t orts\, medical device regulation and patient safety\, and much more. Fina lly\, we will leave ample time for questions\, with the opportunity to mi ngle with all attendees and presenters over a glass of wine following the conference. Target Audience Risky Business is a CPD-accredited Medical M alpractice Conference that aims to educate lawyers\, law clerks\, health care practitioners\, and others who wish to understand the nuanced aspect s of medical negligence claims. Conference HighlightsHear from top legal and medical experts in the field Engage in targeting learningsGain practi cal tips and strategiesNetwork with your colleaguesHybrid Conferencelearn your way and accessible for allCPD Accredited Topics and ObjectivesPrese ntations Include: Current and Future Trends - Charles GlucksteinMaking Se nse of Causation &ndash\; What is the legal test and how is it applied in multiple cause cases - Richard Halpern and Brian MoherChronological Char t: Know Your Facts\, Know Your Medicine &ndash\; Jan MarinMedical Device Regulation and Patient Safety &ndash\; Brian MoherIncrease on Damages: Ho w to Move the Needle on Damages &ndash\; Roger Shoreman\, Janet LebeauMik e Shoreman Keynote SpeechJunk Science &ndash\; Dr. Barry SchifrinExpert M edical Evidence in Support of Future Care Claims &ndash\; Dr. RumneyComme nting on Richard Halpern&rsquo\;s Causation Paper &ndash\; Hon. Harvey Sp iegel Case Studies&ndash\; Jessica Golosky Keynote SpeakerAs a bonus this year\, our attendees will hear a lunchtime keynote address from Mike Sho reman\, the &ldquo\;Unbalanced Paddleboarder&rdquo\; who will share his e xperiences overcoming adversity in the face of a devastating neurological disorder diagnosis and his quest to raise money and awareness for youth mental health supports by paddleboarding across the Great Lakes. Networki ng EventFor those attending in person\, we invite and encourage you to st ay for the networking event from 4:15 PM onwards. Register today\, and yo u can meet the presenters and mingle with your colleagues and friends. DTEND:20221129T211500Z DTSTAMP:20220930T092800Z DTSTART:20221129T140000Z SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Risky Business - 2022 UID:fcaa6152-677a-4858-a57c-c9f4f6ffd2fa X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Risky Business - 2022

Overview

Gluckstein Lawyers is excited to host our f ourth annual Medical Malpractice Conference\, Risky Business\, taking pla ce using a hybrid model\, on November 29\, 2022\, from 9:00 AM to 4:15 PM \, with a networking event starting at 4:15 PM.

The theme of this year&rsquo\;s conference is "Case Updates and Practical Tips." < /p>

Medical Negligence cases are challenging\, complex and expensive to prosecute. Patients seeking damages against their medical care providers face more than the usual obstacles in a typical tort claim. Success in m edical malpractice cases hinge on careful scrutiny of large volumes of re cords\, often coming to thousands of pages\, sorting through a tangled we b of detail\, and understand and analyzing difficult scientific concepts and theories. The lawyer needs to understand the medicine and develop a c ogent theory of the case\, both on standard of care and causation\, befor e engaging with experts. This is the advocacy demanded of competent plain tiff&rsquo\;s counsel. Remember\, the defence in medical malpractice case s will always be vigorous\, with highly skilled and experience counsel on the other side.

Gluckstein Lawyer&rsquo\;s Risky Business confere nce aims to provide our attendees with tips and guidance on how to meet t he challenges of medical malpractice litigation\, thereby ensuring that y ou get your clients all they deserve.

We have assembled an impress ive faculty to cover a broad range of important and practical topics. We are lucky to have Dr. Peter Rumney speaking about the needs of children w ith serious physical and cognitive limitations. Dr. Rumney&rsquo\;s talk will help us better understand our clients&rsquo\; needs and help us do a ppropriate damages assessments. Dr. Barry Schifrin\, from Los Angeles\, w ill talk to us about a recurring problem in medical malpractice cases &nd ash\; junk science &ndash\; and how to deal unreliable &ldquo\;science&rd quo\;. You will also hear about the difficult and often confusing law of causation\, in the hope that we might bring some badly needed clarificati on to the subject. The Honourable Harvey Spiegel\, formerly of the Superi or Court of Ontario\, will also address causation from a judicial perspec tive. You will hear about class actions\, mass torts\, medical device reg ulation and patient safety\, and much more.

Finally\, we will leav e ample time for questions\, with the opportunity to mingle with all atte ndees and presenters over a glass of wine following the conference.

< h2>Target Audience

Risky Business is a CPD-accredited Medical Mal practice Conference that aims to educate lawyers\, law clerks\, health ca re practitioners\, and others who wish to understand the nuanced aspects of medical negligence claims.

Conference Highlights

Topics and O bjectives

Presentations Include:

Keynote Speaker

As a bonus th is year\, our attendees will hear a lunchtime keynote address from Mike S horeman\, the &ldquo\;Unbalanced Paddleboarder&rdquo\; who will share his experiences overcoming adversity in the face of a devastating neurologic al disorder diagnosis and his quest to raise money and awareness for yout h mental health supports by paddleboarding across the Great Lakes.

Networking Event

For those attending in person\, we invite and e ncourage you to stay for the networking event from 4:15 PM onwards. Regis ter today\, and you can meet the presenters and mingle with your colleagu es and friends.

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