Joint and Several Liability Reform – Evidence and Solutions

Joint and Several Liability Reform – Evidence and Solutions

Plenary Session – Wednesday, February 27th

In January, the Government of Ontario announced its intention to review joint and several liability (JSL). This is a longstanding municipal request that has a multitude of implications for municipalities, insurers and the legal system. JSL is a complex issue and reform it will be contentious. To help municipalities understand the all aspects of this issue, OGRA is proud to have assembled an expert panel to have a deep discussion of joint and several liability.

Panelists:            Jessica Jaremchuk, Director, Risk Management Services, Frank Cowan Company

Charles A. Painter, Partner, Paterson  MacDougall LLP

Allen Wynperle, Wynperle Law and President-Elect, Ontario Trial Lawyers Association