Courts being asked to consider what should be privileged information from internal reviews.
on April 20, 2015
When it comes to the protection of privilege around internal investigations, in-house counsel need to stickhandle the issue carefully especially in light of some recent cases on both sides of the border.
on April 20, 2015
People expect most lawyers to be type A personalities. The assumption is the lawyer will be the loudest person in the room, the person not afraid to speak up when necessary and, most importantly, the person who looks for the spotlight in every occasion. However, the reality is often very different than the expectation.
on April 13, 2015
Corporate law departments under pressure to cut costs may be the main driver behind a revolution in the provision of legal services, but when it comes to innovation they may be hamstrung by their own lack of budgets to pull it off themselves.
May 2015, Volume 10 • Issue 3
Written by Shannon KariIssue Date: April 2015On its labels and in its advertising, including its web site, Vitaminwater is classified as a “nutrient enhanced water beverage,”…
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Written by Jennifer BrownIssue Date: April 2015Over the last year or two, it has been interesting to watch as the dialogue on alternative fee arrangements has…
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Written by Janet GuttsmanIssue Date: April 2015Far-reaching changes to Canada’s intellectual property laws will force companies to keep an eagle eye on their trademark and patent…
Written by Vawn HimmelsbachIssue Date: April 2015Life is short. Have an affair. That’s the slogan of highly successful — and highly controversial — online dating site Ashley Madison.…
Written by Stefan DubowskiIssue Date: April 2015The Ontario Securities Commission has finally started the ball rolling on an initiative it first suggested back in 2011: a…
Written by Jennifer BrownIssue Date: April 2015The things that tended to get a lawyer noticed when they were at a law firm many not necessarily be…
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Written by Sanjeev DhawanIssue Date: April 2015About five years ago, I had the opportunity to be part of an audience listening to the general counsel of…
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