The Canadian Institute's 11th Annual Conference on

Managing and Litigating Disability Insurance Claims

Controlling Costs, Minimizing Liability and Resolving Disability Disputes

Thursday, October 21 to Friday, October 22, 2010
THE SUTTON PLACE HOTEL, Toronto, Ontario

DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER FACULTY:

CO-CHAIRS:
Russell Howe
Partner
Boland Howe LLP

D. Keith Smockum
Partner
Smockum Zarnett Percival LLP

SPEAKERS:

David Baker
Founder and Senior Partner
Bakerlaw
Member of the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal Practice
Advisory Committee

Brian M. Bangay
Claim Litigation Counsel
Withrow & Associates, State Farm

Dr. Ash Bender, M.D., F.R.C.P(C)
Clinic Head
Work, Stress and Health Program
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Dr. Henry Berry, M.D., D.Psych.
F.R.C.P.(Lond.), F.R.C.P(C)
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine (Neurology)
University of Toronto

Richard Bogoroch
Partner
Bogoroch & Associates

Michael P. Fitzgibbon
Founder and Partner
Watershed LLP

R. Gail Goodman
Partner
Papazian Heisey Myers

Richard Hayles
Gilbertson Davis Emerson LLP

Robert J. Hooper
Partner
Hooper Law Office

Russell Howe
Partner
Boland Howe LLP

Stephen J. Hutchison
Partner
Stewart McKelvey

Gordon Jermane
Assistant Vice-President and Counsel
Manulife Financial

Alfred Kwinter
Partner
Singer Kwinter

Amelia M. Leckey
Partner
Miller Thomson LLP

Adam R. Little
Partner
Oatley, Vigmond LLP

Dr. Rosemary Marchant, FRCP(C)
Occupational Medicine Specialist

David Morin
Partner
Will Barristers: Morin & Miller

Eleanor A. Olszewski, Q.C.
Partner
MacPherson Leslie Tyerman LLP

Guy Reive
Senior Counsel
RBC Law Group, RBC Insurance

Hugh R. Scher
Scher Law Professional Corporation

Kadey B. J. Schultz
Hughes Amys LLP

David Share
President
David Share Associates, Professional Corporation

D. Keith Smockum
Partner
Smockum Zarnett Percival LLP

Jamie Trimble
Partner
Hughes Amys LLP

Gary R. Will
Senior Partner
Will Barristers: Morin & Miller LLP

Catherine H. Zingg
Flaherty Dow Elliott & McCarthy