The small claims court is an effective tool for collecting debts of $25,000 or less and you don't need a lawyer. It is quick, efficient, and cheap. This one day seminar teaches you how to sue successfully in the small claims court including:
- How to pick successful claims so you don't waste your time
- Quantifying your damages
- Avoid limitation period problems
- Workshop on preparing a good Plaintiff's Claim
- Review and respond to common debtor defences
- Preparing for the Pre-trial Settlement Conference
- How to run a trial – trial preparation and advocacy including a trial workshop
- Enforcing your Judgment – seizing land, bank accounts, salaries, etc.
This program may be eligible for up to 5 Substantive hours for the Law Society's CPD requirement but is NOT accredited for Professionalism hours. With professional materials and experienced legal instructions, this is a seminar you can't afford to miss.
Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
Catherine brings more than 25 years' experience in construction law, employment law, and commercial litigation. She is recognized as a leading construction lawyer in Ontario, providing timely advice and protecting the interests of diverse clients in the industry. Her focus is on workplace law and employment-related issues. Catherine lectures extensively, and has published for national and other publications on issues of employment law.