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Don't Miss! Keynote Panel:

The Hon. Justice Michael H. Tulloch, Court of Appeal of Ontario, Independent Reviewer, Independent Police Oversight Review, Government of Ontario
Jamie Klukach, Crown Law Office-Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General Ont., Counsel to Independent Review
Danielle Robitaille, Partner, Henein Hutchison LLP, Counsel to independent Review

How to meet public expectations and legal standards required by the criminal, civil and regulatory justice systems, within limited budgets, remains a daunting challenge for law enforcement agencies, police associations, oversight boards and lawyers working in these fields.

Join a dynamic faculty of leading authorities who will give you practical guidance and critical insights into important areas of key concern. Topics include:

  • Drill down on police external oversight agencies
  • Administrative vs criminal contexts, role of counsel and police associations
  • Current top issues in prosecuting and defending in the criminal and disciplinary context including multi-party disclosure issues and parallel proceedings
  • Police use of force and de-escalation and its relevance to the issue of criminal liability
  • Changes to police use of force in dealing with mentally disturbed individuals
  • Officer liability for suspect apprehension pursuits and on-duty good faith driving
  • Impact of GPS, AVL, in-car cameras, police driving instruction and service training in relation to pursuits

Faculty

Program Chairs

  • Peter Scutton, Justice Prosecutions Unit, Crown Law Office – Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)
  • Inspector Kevin Cyr, LL.M., Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Surrey, British Columbia
  • Peter Brauti, Brauti Thorning Zibarras LLP

Keynote Panel:

  • The Hon. Justice Michael H. Tulloch, Court of Appeal of Ontario, Independent Reviewer, Independent Police Oversight Review, Government of Ontario
  • Jamie Klukach, Crown Law Office-Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General Ont., Counsel to Independent Review
  • Danielle Robitaille, Henein Hutchison LLP, Counsel to independent Review

Faculty includes:

  • Judith Andersen, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto
  • Deputy Commissioner Kevin Brosseau, LLB, LLM (Harvard), RCMP, National Division
  • Ian Bulmer, Deputy Director, Crown Law Office – Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)
  • Inspector Peter Callaghan, Toronto Police Service Professional Standards
  • George Cowley, Counsel, Toronto Police Association
  • Staff Sgt. Jim Farrell, In Service Training Section, Toronto Police College
  • Lawrence Gridin, Brauti Thorning Zibarras LLP
  • Tony Loparco, Director, Ontario Special Investigations Unit
  • Joseph Markson, Markson Law Professional Corporation
  • Kevin McGivney, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Gerry McNeilly, Director, Office of the Independent Police Review (Ontario)
  • Chief Superintendent Bernard Murphy, Bureau Commander of Professional Standards, OPP
  • Jason Nicol, Justice Prosecutions Unit, Crown Law Office – Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)
  • Brendan van Niejenhuis, Stockwoods LLP
  • Marianne Wright, Counsel, Toronto Police Service

Agenda

Fees

Fees include attendance, program materials, continental breakfast, lunch and break refreshments.

Group Discounts

OsgoodePD offers group rates for both on site and webcast formats. Please note these are only available when registering for members of the same organization, at the same time, and payment is made with one invoice.

Program Changes

We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.

Cancellations and Substitutions

Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 14 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 14 days notice, a $75 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.

Technical Support

In the event you experience technical difficulties, please contact opdsupport@osgoode.yorku.ca for assistance.

FAQs

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Program Lawyer

If you have any questions or would like more information please contact:
Mary Park
mpark@osgoode.yorku.ca

Program Details

Date & Time

In Person and Webcast
September 29, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT

Online Replay
October 23, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT

Location

Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON

Fee per Delegate

$495 plus HST

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Eligible CPD Credit Hours

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Who Should Attend

  • Police chiefs and officers
  • Senior police executive
  • Police professional standards investigators
  • Police oversight agencies
  • Civilian police commissions
  • Police trainers
  • Police associations
  • Lawyers -criminal, civil and regulatory specializing in cases involving police

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