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Lunch Seminar – April 16, 2014

Please join us on Wednesday April 16, 2014 for a VMAA lunch time seminar on ‘The Evolution of Tanker Safety’. This event will feature key note speaker Mr. Peter Bernard, Q.C. To book your spot please complete and return this form to the email adresss indicated on the form.

Lunch Seminar – October 28, 2013

The VMAA presented ‘Maritime Labour Conventin 2006: The Seafarers’ Perspective’ Monday, October 28, 2013 in the Bentall 5 Conference Room. Key Note Speaker was Mr. Peter Lahay, National Coordinatore for the International Transport Workers Federation with guests Capt. Ranjeet Pawar, Senior Marine Inspector, Transport Canada and Mr. Yutaka Takasu, General manager/Senior Surveyor, Class NK. From …

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CoRe’s fall speakers and CreativityZone’s advanced conflict resolution skills training workshops

The VMAA would like to bring to your attention the following seminars presented by the CoRe (Conflict Resolution) Clinic and give you the opportunity to attend. The CoRe Clinic is an approved continuing development provider for the Law Society of BC and the CoRe’s speaker series are pre-approved educational activities for professional development credits. The …

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Arbitration Rules – Time for an Update? Seminar June 11, 2013

J.J. McIntyre of MW Law Offices presented a lunch seminar which took an in depth look at the VMAA Rules.   From left: William Jones (VMAA Director), Dennis Pong (VMAA Vice President), J.J. McIntyre (VMAA Arbitrating Member and Seminar Presenter), Kaity Stein (VMAA President), Daryl Raibl (VMAA Director and Former President).  

ICMA 2012

In May of 2012, for the second time in 21 years, the Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association hosted the International Congress of Maritime Arbitrators (ICMA). This prestigious event is held every two to three years to facilitate maritime arbitrators from around the world to get together to discuss developments in alternate dispute resolution in the shipping industry. Hosting …

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