Workshop 202

Hot Calls: Responding to Health, Safety and Environmental Emergencies

Sponsored by lawson lundell the canadian bar association

This seminar is primer for in-house counsel who may be called upon to answer a “hot call” involving an environmental or a health and safety incident. The session will include discussions on counsel’s role in responding to these incidents, reporting obligations, responding to regulatory investigations, as well as  privilege and avoiding conflicts of interest.


  • lauren cook the canadian bar association Lauren Cook, Partner, Lawson Lundell LLP
  • sean keating the canadian bar association Sean Keating, Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, New Gold Inc.