CFA Franchise Law Day

Annual event designed to help franchisors understand what you need to know to protect your business


September 26, 2019 | 8 am to 4:30 pm

Toronto, Ontario - Old Mill Inn & Spa

Save-the-Date the CFA Franchise Law Day will be on Thursday, September 26, 2019

The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) invites Canada-based franchise lawyers and in-house counsel to submit an expression of interest to Co-Chair the upcoming CFA Franchise Law Day scheduled for September 26, 2019.

The CFA Franchise Law Day provides critical insights into the most pressing legal developments facing Canada's thriving yet highly competitive franchise environment. Led by some of Canada's foremost lawyers, workshops and presentations typically take a best practice approach to provide the greatest practical information for attendees and their franchise systems. This full-day event typically attracts 120-130 attendees and will be held in Toronto, Ontario.

Co-Chairs' Roles and Responsibilities:

The Co-Chairs will work closely with a committee consisting of previous CFA Franchise Law Day Co-Chairs. With the assistance and support of CFA staff, the Co-Chairs will lead the committee to develop an event theme, prepare and finalize the outline of the agenda, suggest presenters, determine timing for topics/workshops, create topic/workshop descriptions, contact speakers, and assist in content development for promotional materials.Co-chairs  will continue to participate on the committee for an additional 4 years after co-chairing this year’s Franchise Law Day.

The Co-Chairs' roles onsite will include introduction of the event, introduction of workshop and plenary topics and speakers, assist in facilitating question and answer sessions, and make closing remarks. The Co-Chairs are not permitted to make lengthy or formal presentations, to dominate the event or to engage in self-promotion.

The Proposal Process is Easy

To submit your proposal to Co-Chair the CFA Franchise Law Day, send us your completed  Expression of Interest form along with a brief resume highlighting any previous legal conference planning experience. Preference will be given to those candidates who also provide an idea for the theme of CFA Franchise Law Day as well as suggested topics for concurrent and roundtable sessions (without speaker names except for possible featured speakers).

Please forward your proposal to Lou Gervasi, Senior Manager of Events & Education, by March 1, 2019 via e-mail to  lgervasi@cfa.ca or by fax to 416-695-1950.

Submission Deadline: March 1, 2019

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PROFESSIONAL HOURS
Please Note that CFA's Franchise Law Day Program Contains 0 Professionalism Hours but is Eligible for up to 6 Substantive Hours.

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NATIONAL SPONSORS

American Express

American Express

American Express
AXIS Integrated

AXIS Integrated

AXIS Integrated
BDO

BDO

BDO
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CANCEA

CANCEA
CIBC

CIBC

CIBC
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Fairhart Productions

Fairhart Productions
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Fishman Canada Inc.

Fishman Canada Inc.
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Moneris

Moneris
Premier Printing

Premier Printing

Premier Printing
ReShift Media

ReShift Media

ReShift Media
Silver Chef

Silver Chef

Silver Chef
The Franchise Academy

The Franchise Academy

TruShield Insurance

TruShield Insurance

TruShield Insurance
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Vidyard

Vidyard