The Canadian Institute is proud to present our 24th annual Provincial/Municipal Government Liability Conference – an in-depth forum designed to give you essential case law updates and risk management strategies to reduce claims and protect against costly litigation.

Hear legal and managerial experts from the public and private spheres on issues such as:

  • Updates to the Municipal Act and Minimum Maintenance Standards
  • Recreational and occupier’s liability
  • In-depth examinations of need-to-know sidewalk, road, and highway legal decisions from the past year
  • Hot topics including the consequences of the legalization of cannabis and the rise of autonomous vehicles on public roads

Don’t miss this opportunity to ensure that you and your team are prepared for Ontario’s new legal realities.

Register Today


  • City solicitors
  • Provincial and municipal legal counsel
  • Plaintiff and defense counsel
  • Lawyers specializing in municipal, provincial, and civil law
  • Claims adjusters
  • Insurance underwriters
  • Claims managers
  • City Treasurers and directors
  • Risk managers
  • Risk analysts
  • Operations managers
  • City planners
  • City clerks

Reasons To Attend This Year:

  1. Special focus on roads, highways, sidewalks, and snow removal – a primer to help manage risks associated with road maintenance
  2. Forward-thinking presentations on the technological evolutions and regulatory changes that communities need to be prepared for, including the rise of autonomous vehicles and the legalization of recreational marijuana
  3. Our half-day forum on the issues that matter most to risk management and legal professionals outside of Canada’s largest cities

Venue at a Glance

Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel

90 Bloor Street East, Toronto, ON M4W 1A7