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Presentation Overview: In January 2017, the Court of Queens Bench ordered “age” be read in as a prohibited ground of discrimination under the Alberta Human Rights Legislation. The Government of Alberta was given one (1) year to deal with the “unintended consequences” of this decision. Condominiums and their age restrictions are one of the “unintended consequences”. Find out the history of the decision, what this means now and in the future.

Presentation Overview:

 

Human Rights - Age Restriction

John McDougall, Lawyer

Scott Venturo Rudakoff LLP

In January 2017, the Court of Queens Bench ordered “age” be read in as a prohibited ground of discrimination under the Alberta Human Rights Legislation.  The Government of Alberta was given one (1) year to deal with the “unintended consequences” of this decision.  Condominiums and their age restrictions are one of the “unintended consequences”.


Find out the history of the decision, what this means now and in the future.

John McDougall, Lawyer

Scott Venturo Rudakoff LLP

From 2010-2016 John was the managing partner of Scott Venturo Rudakoff LLP. John practices primarily condominium law and general civil litigation.
 
John regularly acts for condominium corporations and property management companies on condominium by-law interpretation and enforcement, condominium fee arrears collection, eviction of pets, tenants and unit owners, by-law amendment and construction deficiency litigation. He also chairs numerous annual and extraordinary general meetings for condominium corporations. John is a member of CCI South Alberta and for over a decade was a Director and Officer. He also sat on the Provincial committee making recommendations on amendments to the Condominium Property Act. John is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association and is the founder and past chair of the Managing Partners subsection.

Past practice experience includes complex large loss insurance matters, employment law issues and 7 years as General Counsel for the Tsuu T’ina Indian Band. John has conducted trials at the Provincial Court of Alberta, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench and the Alberta Court of Appeal and has extensive experience with a variety of forms of alternate dispute resolution, including arbitration, mediation, judicial dispute resolution and mini-trials.

This is a joint luncheon with CCI-Southern Alberta Chapter

 



 

Coast Plaza Hotel and Convention Centre
1316 33 St NE
Calgary, AB T2A 6B6



 

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Event Location : Coast Plaza Hotel and Convention Centre 1316 33 St NE Calgary, AB T2A 6B6

Event timing
23 November 2017 To 23 November 2017
11:30 AM To 1:00 PM
Ticketing booking from
6 November 2017 To 22 November 2017
Ticket Details
Title Price Available

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