IMLA in Canada 2017

 

IMLA in Canada

IMLA in Canada Spring Meeting

IMLA Meeting: Thursday, May 18, 2017
MLDAO: Friday, May 19, 2017

Waterside Inn
15 Stavebank Rd S
Mississauga, ON L5G 2T2, Canada

This year's IMLA in Canada Meeting will once again provide for an outstanding and cutting edge program that will explore a full range of topics. 

All In-House counsel are reminded that in addition to taking part in this event, they are also invited to participate in MLDAO, final details forthcoming.

The success of all IMLA events is dependent upon the dedication and participation of all members and we look forward to seeing you in Mississauga!

Agenda

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

This year's IMLA in Canada Meeting will once again provide for an outstanding and cutting edge program that will explore a full range of topics. We are looking for individuals to present papers on topics that will provide our members with valuable insight into our practice field and touch upon direct experiences by our members.

Brief Overview:

  • The challenges in the creation and governance of InnServices, the Town of Innisfil's new Municipal Services Corporation for Water and Wastewater services.
    • Speaker: Jason Reynar, CAO, Lee Parkin, Manager of Legal & Clerk Services/Town Solicitor and Akhil BHalla, Articling Student - Town of Innisfill
  • Richmond Hill Parkland Appeal - Discussion of the Court's Commentary on the Role and Jurisdiction of the OMB.
    • Speaker: Barney Kussner, Weir Foulds
  • Stormwater Charges - Implementation Issue-
    • Speaker: Steve Dickson, City of Mississauga
  • General Overview of Drone Regulation, Municipal Uses of Drones, and Municipal Regulation of Drones.
    • Speaker: Magdalena Fish, Boghosian + Allen LLP 
  • Modernizing Municipal Accountability: The Bill 68 Amendments.
    • Speaker: Laura Dean, Aird Berlis

CLICK HERE to view the tentative agenda.

 

Registration

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Form IMLA in Canada 2017 Reg Form

 

Scholarship

CANADIAN SCHOLARSHIP

IMLA is once again proud to announce that a scholarship will once again be awarded to a speaker from outside of Ontario. Please contact Paul DeMelo at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information on sponsorship eligibility and submission. The deadline for submissions of scholarship applications and papers is March 31 and will be awarded on April 7, 2017.

Sponsors

Coming Soon...

Become a Sponsor

IMLA meetings/events are a terrific opportunity to promote your products and services to the decision-makers who will use them!

As an IMLA exhibitor or sponsor you have: The opportunity to promote your presence in advance of the meeting to generate leads and interest in your services.

Maximum visibility with attendees! The Exhibit Area is in the same as the refreshments, and it is in close proximity to the meeting rooms, so the attendee traffic is great!

Time to visit with the potential new clients about your product or service! The meeting provides for networking breaks between conference sessions – enough time to really talk to potential clients.

Plus, much, much more!

For the Sponsor/Exhibitor registration form and information on the opportunities and benefits available, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ILGL

The Institute for Local Government Lawyers (ILGL) is a program started by IMLA geared towards new local government attorneys, law students, as well as seasoned attorneys who need a “refresher” in various general topics of local government law. Instead of a traditional panel setting, ILGL is setup in classroom form, with a more intimate setting and greater ability to present questions to faculty. In many situations, the presenters will be expert academic professionals in their respective fields.


 

IMLA's ILGL Program

October 14, 2017

Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
Scotiabank Convention Center

The 82nd Annual Conference includes a special Institute for Local Government Lawyers program on October 14, 2017.

The Institute for Local Government Lawyers (ILGL) is a beginners-level program geared towards attorneys new to local government, as well as seasoned attorneys who need a “refresher” in various general topics of local government law. Presenters are law school professors and/or local government lawyers with a vast amount of experience throughout the United States. The presentations will provide a broad overview on a number of topics of interest to local government attorneys and will be in a classroom-type setting including topics on:

  • Municipal Finance
  • Parliamentary Procedure
  • Sunshine Laws
  • Personnel and Employment Law
  • Land Use
  • Legal Ethics
  • Negotiation

Click here to view the tentative schedule.

Space is limited register early! Click here to register.

 

Speakers' Corner

Event Speaker Form

2015 Annual Conference Speaker Form

Speaker Form-2015 Annual Conference
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  3. (If you are ONLY attending for your presentation, there is no registration charge, but if you plan to attend more sessions, $350 will be billed to your account)
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  3. I will be using PowerPoint for my presentation (IMLA will provide laptop for presentation). We try to limit our AV needs due to the prohibitive costs. If you have any AV needs beyond a PowerPoint set up (e.g., audio, handheld microphones, etc.) you are asked to clear these with IMLA in advance.
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  7. Written Material & Recording Release
  8. By entering my name below, I grant to IMLA a non-exclusive worldwide license to reproduce and publish my paper and a recording of my presentation in whole or in part. I understand and agree that IMLA may edit and modify the paper or the recording (audio and/or visual) of my presentation. I also warrant that the paper and presentation is original, does not infringe the copyright of another and is not libelous or defamatory. If the paper, in whole or part, is not an original, or the copyright is currently owned by another, I warrant that I have obtained permission to authorize this release from the party owning the copy.
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Become A Speaker

Become A Speaker:

IMLA meetings/events provide a platform to share your legal expertise or recent case(s) that take into account a national audience. Each year IMLA provide a CALL FOR PROPOSALS Speakers/Experts, this call encourages professionals working on issues important to local government lawyers to submit proposals to present at IMLA’s largest CLE Events. Take this opportunity to share your successes and strategies with local government attorneys from all across the United States and Canada. For the CALL FOR PROPOSALS Speakers/Experts application form and information on the opportunities and benefits available, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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