Artists’ Legal Services Ottawa (ALSO) Arts Law Conference


Artists’ Legal Services Ottawa presents the 5th annual Arts Law Conference. The conference will be geared to different genres of arts (i.e. fine arts, music and media arts), and will include sessions on artist-specific issues relating to succession planning, taxes, and employment law. Register now!

Start: May 5, 2018 at 10:00 AM End: May 5, 2018 at 06:00 PM
Where: Arts Court Location: 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa

Law, Your Family and Your Business


Law, Your Family and Your Business: The legal need-to-knows when it comes to owning a business and having a family.

Start: May 2, 2018 at 12:00 PM End: May 2, 2018 at 01:00 PM
Where: Invest Ottawa Location: 7 Bayview Road, Ottawa, ON K1Y 2C5

Banding Together: Law Bands for Law Build


Banding Together: Law Bands for Law Build will take place on Thursday, April 19 at Babylon Club. Law Build 2018 presents an exciting evening of music in support of Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa (Habitat GO). All proceeds will go to Law Build’s goal of raising $100,000 for Habitat GO.

Start: April 19, 2018 at 07:30 PM End: April 19, 2018 at 11:59 PM
Where: Babylon Club Location: 317 Bank Street, Ottawa, ON

Ottawa Food Fusion


Nelligan O’Brien Payne is proud to once again be the presenting sponsor of United Way’s 2nd Annual Ottawa Food Fusion Cook-off Challenge.

Start: April 12, 2018 at 05:30 PM End: April 12, 2018 at 09:00 PM
Where: Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Arts Institute Location: 453 Laurier Avenue, East, Ottawa, ON

Intellectual Propertry 101 for SME’s


Intellectual Property lawyer Adam Tracey of Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP, in collaboration with Innovate Kingston presents IP 101 for SME’s. Adam will walk you through how to establish an IP strategy for your businesses on a lean budget.

Start: March 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM End: March 23, 2018 at 01:00 PM
Where: Innovate Kingston - Town Hall Location: 623 King St. W., Kingston ON

Construction Tendering & Contracts


This seminar will focus on the basics of Tendering and Contract law as it applies to the construction industry.

Start: March 16, 2018 at 09:00 AM End: March 16, 2018 at 12:00 PM
Where: Ottawa Construction Association Location: 196 Bronson Ave, Ottawa, ON

ESA Update


Join us for a half-day event designed to provide you and your organization with a comprehensive update on the recent changes to the Employment Standards Act.

Start: March 8, 2018 at 08:30 AM End: March 8, 2018 at 12:00 PM
Where: Centurion Conference Centre Location: 170 Colonnade Road, Ottawa, ON K2E 7J5

Law Needs Feminism Because


Employment lawyer Stephanie Lewis will be speaking on Managing Unconscious Bias at this year’s Law Needs Feminism Because 2018 National Forum on March 3, 2018.

Start: March 3, 2018 at 08:45 AM End: March 3, 2018 at 05:00 PM
Where: University of Ottawa, Faculty of Social Science Building Location: 120 University Private, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Ethical Issues in Employment Law


Janice Payne co-chairs The Law Society of Upper Canada’s CPD course on Ethical Issues in Employment Law.

Start: February 20, 2018 at 12:00 PM End: February 20, 2018 at 02:00 PM
Where: Webcast only Location: Online

Beyond Basics: Operating Your Business


Geared towards entrepreneurs and SME’s, this FREE seminar will provide information to assist you in laying the legal foundation for your business.

Start: January 29, 2018 at 12:00 PM End: January 29, 2018 at 01:00 PM
Where: Invest Ottawa Location: 7 Bayview Road, Ottawa, ON K1Y 2C5