2nd Annual Sedona Canada Program on Getting Ahead of the eDiscovery Curve

Overview

When:
September 16, 2009 - September 17, 2009
Where:
Vancouver, Canada

The Second Annual Sedona Canada Program on Getting Ahead of the eDiscovery Curve: Strategies to Reduce Costs and Meet Judicial Expectations, presents a rare opportunity to gain valuable insights into best practices for eDiscovery, and practical strategies to meet judicial expectations while reducing costs, presented by members of The Sedona Conference® Canadian Working Group on Electronic Document Retention & Production; the non-profit law & policy think-tank that developed The Sedona Canada Principles Addressing Electronic Discovery. The Conference features a blue-ribbon faculty including esteemed members of the Bench, leading practitioners and experts, including panels focused on:

(1)The Sedona Canada Principles
(2)Management of the Costs of eDiscovery
(3)Proportionality
(4)Preservation & Legal Holds
(5)Multi-Party, Multi-Jurisdictional, Class Actions & Other Complications
(6)The In-House Counsel Perspective
(7)eDiscovery Roundtable: The View from the Bench

Agenda

September 16, 2009
Time Session Panelists
7:30 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast & Sign In
8:30 am - 8:45 am Overview & Welcome
8:45 am - 9:30 am The Sedona Canada Principles
9:30 am - 10:30 am Case-law Update
10:30 am - 10:45 am Morning Break
10:45 am - 11:45 am Proportionality
11:45 am - 12:30 pm Managing the Costs of eDiscovery
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch (provided)
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm Preservation and Legal Holds
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Afternoon Break
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Complex Litigation/Class Actions
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Reception (guests welcome)
September 17, 2009
Time Session Panelists
7:30 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast & Sign-In
8:30 am - 8:45 am Summary of Day One
8:45 am - 10:30 am In-House Counsel Perspective
10:30 am - 10:45 am Morning Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm eDiscovery Roundtable: The View from the Bench
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Getting Ahead of the Curve Transforming Lessons Learned Into Pratical Strategies and Q&A Session
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch (provided)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Working Group 7 Meeting (WG7 Members Only)
Chair(s): 
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Wortzmans, Toronto, ON, Canada
Panelists: 
Independent IT and eDiscovery Consultant, Ottawa, Canada
Davis LLP, Toronto, ON, Canada
Dentons, Toronto, ON, Canada
KPMG, Montreal, Canada
Bull, Housser & Tupper LLP, Vancouver, Canada
Best Buy Canada Ltd., Burnaby, Canada
Superior Court of Justice, Ottawa, Canada
Supreme Court of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Bell Canada, Mississauga, Canada
Supreme Court of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Lenczner Slaght Royce Smith Griffin LLP, Toronto, Canada
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP, Calgary, AB, Canada
McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Vancouver, BC, Canada
The Sedona Conference, Phoenix, AZ
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, Vancouver, Canada

Refund Policy

Full refund, less a $75 administrative fee, for cancellations received at least 45 (forty-five) days prior to the conference. Refunds cannot be given after that time. For cancellations of a registration for a Conference received within 45 days of the Conference, however, substitutions are freely permitted.