Professional Liability Update & Update from the Liability Insurer's Perspective
Most professionals will need to deal with liability issues at some point in their career, whether on behalf of themselves or others. Michael and Malcolm will provide an update on such issues from a legal and insurance perspective, as well as useful tips to protect yourself, your practice and your reputation.
There will be two topics covered during this webinar:
1. Professional Liability Update
Speaker: Michael Girard, LL.B. of Girard Counsel P.C.
2. Update from the Liability Insurer's Perspective
Speaker: Malcolm D'Souza, MBA, CPA, CA of CPA Professional Liability Plan Inc.
2 CPD hours
We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events. Should you have any ideas for topics, speakers, or anything else, feel free to contact Melanie Russell, CPA, CA, CBV, CIM, CFE, CFF, ABV at 416-488-9590 x 225.
About the Instructor(s)
Michael Girard has been assisting accounts with advice and legal representation in litigation and discipline matters for more than 25 years. He has extensive experience dealing with financial statement claims, tax liability, fraud, privacy, insurance and professional ethics.
Michael graduated from the University of Windsor with a B.Sc. in mathematics and a law degree. He completed his masters degree in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution at Osgoode Hall.
Michael practiced as a partner at Hughes, Amys LLP for 19 years before setting up his boutique law practice, Girard Counsel, in 2004.