Litigation lawyer Arnie Herschorn is speaking at The Canadian Institute's Advanced Conference on "Contaminated Sites Liability & Litigation Risks" on Thursday April 22, 2021. The conference takes a deep dive into the most critical challenges affecting land developers, real estate and legal professionals, and environmental management officials. Join this one-day national event to delve into the law, regulation, and enforcement.

Arnie Herschorn will be speaking at 10:45am, and will be discussing the following topics:

  • Protecting the buyer, seller or investor during a land transaction
  • Upholding duty to indemnify amid a competitive bid process
  • Acting for buyer and seller, with a look at Dobara Properties Limited et al. v. Arnone et al., (2016 ONSC)
  • Non-disclosure of a known contamination, with a look at the Supreme Court of British Columbia decision on Ban v. Keleher, (2017 BCSC)


Event: The Canadian Institute's Advanced Conference

Topic: Contaminated Sites Liability & Litigation Risks

Date: Thursday April 22, 2021

Time: 8:30am - 5:30pm (Arnie speaks at 10:45am)

Where: Webinar

Host: The Canadian Institute


Save 10% when you register with this special promo code: S10-400-SPKAH10


André Durocher (Fasken, Québec)

Natalie Mullins (Gowling WLG, Ontario)

Bryan J. Buttigieg (Miller Thomson LLP, Ontario)

Derek AuCoin (Public Services and Procurement Canada, Nova Scotia)

Matt Benson (Cunningham, Swan, Carty, Little & Bonham LLP, Ontario)

Kinji C. Bourchier (Lawson Lundell LLP, British Columbia)

Jonas Fenn B.Sc. PAg. (Government of Saskatchewan)

Arnie Herschorn (Minden Gross, Ontario)

Roxanne MacLean, P.Geo (Fisheries and Oceans Canada)

Paul McCulloch (Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, ON)

Maylia Kempt Parker (Nova Scotia Environment)

Norm Rankin (Environment, Conservation and Parks, Ontario)

Joanna Rosengarten (McCarthy Tétrault, Ontario)

Warren Rospad (Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship, Manitoba)

David Sanscartier, P.Eng, PhD (Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC)

Mary Taylor (Environment and Climate Change Canada, Québec)

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