Publications

Hilary Weise and Anna Sledziecka, “A Budding  Industry: Commercial Transportation of Cannabis in Canada“, The Transportation Lawyer, Vol 20, Issue 5, April 2019

Heather C. Devine and Michelle L. Staples, “Droning On…Following the Rules and Future Fun“, Presented at the CIFFA Conference in Toronto, October 17, 2018.

Heather C. Devine and Michelle L. Staples, “Drones and the Future of Freight“, Presented at the CIFFA Conference in Toronto, October 17, 2018.

Arie Odinocki and George Nathanael, “Canadianizing Employment Agreements – What Every Employer Venturing North Needs to Know”,  The Transportation Lawyer, Vol 19, Number 2, October 2017.

Arie Odinocki, George Nathanael and Hilary Weise, “Assessment of Liability and Damages in Personal Injury Cases Arising from Accidents in Overseas Hotels – What Every Hotel Owner Should Know About Their Exposure“, Presented at the International Forum of Travel and Tourism Advocates Worldwide Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel, November 2016.

B. Huen, S. Penninger and C. Hand, Know the Ropes When Flagging Your Vessel presented by the American Bar Association TIPS Admiralty & Maritime Law Committee in Stamford, Connecticut, March 2016

C. Grant, Miriam Mottiar, Mark J. McVey, Physician-assisted death and the anesthesiologist, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien d’anesthésie, March 2016, Volume 63, Issue 3, pp 326-329

A. Odinocki, Jurisdictional Defences in Personal Injury Actions presented at the International Forum of Tourism and Travel Advocates Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina (November 2015) and at the Universidad Iberoamerica, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (February 2016)

M. Tepperman, Presented, Indemnity and Insurance Provisions in the Occupiers’ Liability Context 2015

M. Tepperman, Presented Assessing Bodily Injury Claims, 2015

M.D. Isaacs, “Navigating the Waters of Workplace Insurance Claims and Marine Employer Liability”, Presentation to the Canadian Passenger Vessel Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia, November 2015.

M.D. Isaacs, et.al. “Insurance Exposures in the Sharing Economy”, panel presentation for the Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association, November 2015.

M.D. Isaacs, “Motor Carrier Contract Essentials: Managing Cargo Risks”, Presentation to trucking insurance and brokers seminar, Hamilton, Ontario, September 2015.

A. Odinocki and B. Huen, Slips and Falls on Board: What Can We Do To reduce the Impact? presented at the 38th Cruise Canada Conference of the Canadian Passenger Vessel Association, November 2014

M.D. Isaacs, “Shippers Liability for Vessel Damage”, Transportation Lawyers Association Annual Conference and Seminar, St. Petersburg, Florida, April 2014.

A. Odinocki, Auto Collisions in No-Fault Jurisdictions presented at the Canadian Transportation Lawyers Association Conference, Quebec City, September 2013

A. Odinocki, Liability of Marina Operators presented at the Canadian Marine Lawyers Association Conference, June 2013

A. Odinocki and C. Grant, “Underwriting Policies vs. Brokerage Practices: the Consequences of Brokerage Practices Deviating from Underwriting Expectations”, Client Seminar April 2013

M. Tepperman, Co-presented “Waivers and Releases Information Session, 2013

A. Odinocki, D. Francis and S. Somer, Utmost Good Faith – A Practical Guide to Avoiding Bad Faith Claims, Client Seminar, May 2012

M.D. Isaacs and A. Odinocki, A Roadmap to Effectively Addressing Coverage Issues, Client Seminar, April 2012

M. Tepperman, Presented “Pollution and Environmental Law Trends: Developments in 2011”, 2012

A. Odinocki, Determining Qualified Privilege Applicable to On-Board Recordings in Transportation Cases The Transportation Lawyer, Vol. 13, No. 2 , October 2011

M.D. Isaacs, Arrest and Sale of Maritime Property: The Mechanics and the Emergencies Part II – Sale, Presented at the National Judicial Institute, April 2011.

C. Grant, Liability of Masters, Chiefs and Managers, March 15, 2011, Presentation

B. Huen, Incoterms 2010 The Transportation Lawyer, Vol. 12, No. 4, February 2011
Liability of Masters, Chiefs and Managers, March 15, 2011, Presentation

M.D. Isaacs and A. Odinocki, The Meaning of “Freight Pre-Paid” in International Shipping Contracts The Transportation Lawyer, Vol.12, No.3, December 2010.

C. Grant, Maritime Navigation Casualties and Crown Liability, December 9, 2010, Paper and Presentation

M.D. Isaacs & B. Huen, Incoterms 2010, CBMU Annual Conference, December 2010.

M.D. Isaacs and A. Odinocki, “The Meaning of “Freight Pre-Paid” in International Shipping Contracts” The Transportation Lawyer, Vol.12, No.3, December 2010.

M.D. Isaacs & A. Cofman, The Rotterdam Rules and Multi-modal Shipping: Important Concepts for Lawyers Canadian Maritime Lawyers Association Annual Conference, June 2010.

M.D. Isaacs, Legal Issues of Polar Shipping, ACI Polar Shipping Summit, May 2010.

M.D. Isaacs, Introduction to Marine Insurance, Insurance Institute of Ontario, February 2010.

M.D. Isaacs, “Recent Developments in Canadian Maritime Law”, Canadian Transportation Lawyers Association, Annual Conference, October 2009.

M.D. Isaacs, Jokers Drinking Beer in a Motor Boat – Present and Future Hangovers in Canadian Law of Recreational Watercraft, Canadian Maritime Lawyers Association Annual Conference, June 2009.

M.D. Isaacs, “Damages, Interest and Costs in Canada”, paper presented at the Canadian Transport Lawyers Association Annual Meeting, September 2006 & published (partially) as “Personal Injury Claims and Cargo Damage Claims in Canada”, The Transportation Lawyer, Vol.8. No. 3, December 2006.

M. Tepperman, Presented “Assessing General Damages: How Much Is It Really Worth?”, 2006.

J. Giroux, M.D. Isaacs, R.Cox, “Practical Insights and Trends in Marine Subrogation”, Canadian Board of Marine Underwriters, Semi-Annual Conference, April 2004.

M. Tepperman, Co-author, “Successfully Negotiating A Mary Carter Agreement: What to Look Out For”, Canadian Journal of Insurance Law, 2004.

M. Tepperman, Co-author, “Settling Auto Insurance Claims: Practical and Tactical Considerations”, 2003.

M. Tepperman, Co-author, “Mould Proliferation: Handling Mould Claims and Coverage Issues”, 2003.

M.D. Isaacs, A Critical Defect in the Shipowner’s Limitation of Liability Act: The Exclusion of the Master and Crew, (2003) 27 T.M.L.J. 335.

M.D. Isaacs, J.R. Pollack, “S.A.B.S: Caging the Paper Tiger”, ILCO Conference, 2001.

J. Pillegi, M.D. Isaacs, J.R. Pollack, “Catastrophic Injuries”, ILCO Conference, 2001.

M.D. Isaacs et al, “Proceed with Caution: Personal Injury Litigation”, Chair of the program and Speaker on Motor Vehicle Accident compensation, CBAO Seminar, June, 2000.

A. Rebelo, M.D. Isaacs et al, “MVA: Beyond the Mechanics – Strategies and Tactics of the Plaintiff’s and Defendant’s Case”, ILCO Conference, May 2000.

M.D. Isaacs et al, “Motor Vehicle Accident Compensation in Ontario, Presented to the Ministry of Attorney General, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee, Toronto, Ontario, December 1998, March, April and May 2000.

M.D. Isaacs, “OHIP’s Right of Subrogation: One Claim Avoids Another”, Canadian Bar Association of Ontario Young Lawyers Division Newsletter, Vol 7 No.1, January 2000.

M.D. Isaacs, Law Society of Upper Canada Paralegal Task Force, invited to speak as an Expert Witness on the subject of Statutory Accident Benefits, January 2000.

M.D. Isaacs & S.C. Tessis, Mastering Discovery in Personal Injury Cases: Examining the Tavern or Bar, Law Society of Upper Canada Seminar, Toronto, Ontario, April 1999.

M.D. Isaacs & S.C. Tessis, The Legal Issues and Recent Changes Affecting the Trucking Industry in Ontario, Presented at the Sixth Annual Conference of the Trucking Industry Defense Association, Memphis, Tenn., October 1998.

M.D. Isaacs et al, “The Deductibility of Collateral Benefits under OMPP”, Memorandum to Insurance Clients, April 1998.

M.D. Isaacs & S.C. Tessis, “The Arbitration Hearing: Representing the Insurance Company”, presented at LSUC seminar, Toronto, Ontario, April 1997.