Senior litigator John Olah will share his expertise and experience on crisis management at the Ontario Bar Association’s Institute taking place February 4 to 8, 2020. John will speak on Thursday, February 6, at 3:00 p.m., at the session on “Legal Departments and Economic Uncertainty: How to Add Value to Your Employer”. He will be joined by co-presenter Leola Pon, General Counsel, Legal Services, for the Toronto District School Board. At their session titled Crisis Management, they will discuss what to do when things go sideways, procedures that can be put in place to pre-empt problems and end with an audience Q&A session.
Beard Winter is pleased to support Canada’s largest and award-winning legal CPD event and provide education for Ontario corporate counsel from a variety of industries and organizations.
John A. Olah is a senior litigator at Beard Winter LLP specializing in complex tort litigation. He has been involved in a number of major cases involving complex legal issues such as when a Canadian court can take jurisdiction over a foreign tort; expert witnesses; the jurisdiction of conservation authorities to regulate on the basis of safety; and the interaction of waivers and consumer protection legislation.