Toronto Chapter Meeting

Please note the new date for this event, originally scheduled for March 29.

Thursday, June 14, 2012
12:00 PM

Ridout & Maybee LLP
10th Floor, 225 King St. West
Toronto, ON

Winning Ways to Resolve Licensing Disputes

Michael Erdle, Managing Director, Practical Resolutions Inc.; Partner, Deeth Williams Wall LLP

Michael Erdle, co-founder of Practical Resolutions Inc., a Toronto mediation and arbitration firm, has more than 25 years experience in technology and intellectual property licensing.  He will speak about the need for more cost-effective ways to resolve licensing disputes.  His presentation will include:

  • How to effectively use mediation or arbitration to achieve business goals.
  • Practical tips for drafting dispute resolutions clauses that really work.
  • Pros and cons of mediation and arbitration in the licensing context.
  • The key differences between facilitation/mediation (collaborative) and arbitration/litigation (adversarial).
  • Tips for preparing for mediation and arbitration.


LES Member: $25
Non-Member: $30
Includes a light lunch

Please confirm your attendance as we need this information to order food and chairs.

The LES Toronto Chapter now uses online registration and all LES members and non-members may register online using their LES online account.

  1. Register online and pay by credit card (USD); or
  2. Register online and pay by check (CAD)
    Make check payable to "Licensing Executives Society"

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 13, 12 PM EST
Onsite Registration Available

No refunds after June 12, 2012
Substitutions permitted


Online Registration

Program and Location
Charles Boulakia
LES Toronto Chapter Chair
(416) 865-3518