Speakers:

Susan Dunn – U.K.

Head of Litigation Funding at Harbour Litigation Funding Limited

Marie-Andrée Vermette

Partner, Litigation at WeirFoulds LLP

Litigation Funding as Access to Justice

November 19, 2015 9:45 am

Loudon F. Owen

Principal at Upstream Partners Inc.

Litigation Funding as Access to Justice

November 19, 2015 9:45 am

David Smagata

Vice-President & Chief Legal Officer at DAS Canada

Nicholas Robson

Manager, ATE & Special Initiatives at DAS Canada

Jacqueline A. Horvat

Lawyer, Sutts, Strosberg LLP at Bencher, Law Society of Upper Canada

Poonam Puri

Affiliated Scholar at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

Mick Smith

Partner & Co-Founder at Calunius Capital LLP

Robert Wisner

Partner & Co-Chair of International Arbitration at McMillan LLP

Martin J. Valasek

Partner & Head of International Arbitration at Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Jim Batson

Investment Manager & Legal Counsel at Bentham IMF

Manish K. Mital

General Counsel, Managing Principal at Halcyon Asset Management LLC

Kirk M. Baert

Partner & Head of Class Actions Group at Koskie Minsky LLP

Prof. Noel Semple

Professor – University of Windsor at 2014–15 OBA Chief Justice of Ontario Fellow in Legal Ethics and Professionalism Research

The Ethics of Litigation Funding

November 20, 2015 9:45 am

George J. Pollack

Partner, Litigation at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

Disclosure of Litigation Funding Agreements

November 20, 2015 11:00 am

John P. Rossos

Principal & Co-Founder at BridgePoint Financial Group

Matthew Williams

Head of AmTrust Law at AmTrust Europe Limited

David Knowles

Chief Risk Officer at BridgePoint Indemnity Company (Barbados) Inc.

Boaz Weinstein

Co-Founder & Principal at Lake Whillans Litigation Finance

Jonathan Piurko

Managing Director at Northwater Capital Management Inc.

Susan Dunn – U.K.

Head of Litigation Funding at Harbour Litigation Funding Limited