The following are my current and past speaking engagements.


Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE): “Competition Law: Codes of Ethics, Surveys and Recent Developments for Associations”, Niagara, October 29-31. See: CSAE National Conference and Showcase 2014


2012 – 2014

Adjunct professor, competition law, University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law (2007 – 2014)

Podcast, Is Your Social Media Contest Breaking The Law, TopDog Social Media

Guest lecture, Canadian misleading advertising law, UBC, Faculty of Law

Instructor, Competition Law and REALTORS, competition law compliance seminars for the Fraser Valley, Greater Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Victoria, South Okanagan, Kamloops real estate boards

Presenter, competition law compliance seminars for British Columbia, Ontario trade associations

Speaker, Strafford webinar, Key Canadian Advertising and Competition Law: Compliance Strategies

Speaker, Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE), National Conference 2012, Ottawa, Practical Competition Law and Compliance Case Studies for Trade and Professional Associations

Speaker, What In-house Counsel Need to Know About Recent Competition Law Developments, CBA Canadian Legal Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia (August 13, 2012)

Instructor and course author, Competition Law and REALTORS: What You Say and Do Matters

Speaker, webinar, Carswell, A Guide to Canadian Competition Law for Trade and Other Associations

2009 – 2011

Speaker, BCREA, Instructor Development Workshop, Amendments to the Competition Act & Recent Developments, Whistler, British Columbia

Speaker, BCREA Instructor Development Workshop, Amendments to the Competition Act & Current Issues, Vancouver, British Columbia

Instructor, Competition Law and REALTORS, competition law compliance presentations for the Okanagan Mainline, Kootenay, South Okanagan, Chilliwack real estate boards

Presenter, competition law compliance seminars for British Columbia trade associations

Speaker, lunch and learn seminar, Canadian Competition Law, for a Vancouver business law firm

Speaker, Governing the Use of Social Media in Your Organization, the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA), Compliance Section Social Media Seminar, Toronto, Ontario

Guest lecture, Canadian competition law, Simon Fraser University

Speaker, Competition Law & REALTORS, pilot for ACRE/CREA national competition law course for REALTORS, BCIT, Vancouver, British Columbia

Conference chair and speaker, Canada’s Competition Act Amendments, Continuing Legal Education Society (CLE) of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia

Speaker, joint International Academy of Law and World Council for Corporate Governance, International Conference on Competition Law: Competition Law – An Effective Instrument for Making Markets Work for Inclusive Growth, Delhi, India

Speaker, Overview of the New Competition Act and the New Investment Canada Act, Canadian Bar Association (CBA) luncheon, BC Branch, Vancouver, British Columbia

2002 – 2007

Speaker, Retail Sales & Competition Law, RetailBC seminar, Vancouver, British Columbia

Speaker, Canadian Competition Law & IP, presentation to a Chinese aviation industry trade delegation, Vancouver, British Columbia

Speaker, Mergers & Acquisitions, Competition Law Developments, Lang Michener presentation, Vancouver, British Columbia

Speaker, Abuse of Dominance & the Canada Pipe Case, Lang Michener presentation, Toronto, Ontario

Speaker, The Competition Act and You, six compliance seminars for members of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia

Guest lecture, Intersection of IP & Competition Law, UBC, Faculty of Law

Guest lecture, Convergence Issues in Competition Policy and Intellectual Property Laws, UBC, Faculty of Law

Speaker, Competition Law Essentials, CLE BC seminar, Vancouver, British Columbia

Speaker, competition law compliance seminars for The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)

Speaker, 2005 joint CREA and National Association of REALTORS conference

Speaker, Co-operation & Competition: Being Ready for the Competition Bureau from an Association Perspective, Canadian Bar Association (CBA), Annual Competition Law Conference, Ottawa, Ontario


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