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on November 23, 2015
Managing crises in a franchise situation
When it comes to a crisis, companies with franchises spread across the country and around the world may have a tougher time managing the message.
on November 16, 2015
Immigration bar hopes Liberals will address red tape for foreign workers
While the new federal Liberal government is working to quickly address the Syrian refugee crisis, immigration lawyers hope it will also tackle hurdles around temporary foreign workers, work permits, and the backlog of requests for labour market impact assessments.
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on November 16, 2015
Tips for becoming a better GC
I recently spent a Sunday acting as an executive in residence at the Business Leadership Program for In-House Counsel run by the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association and Rotman School of Management. This seminar was being led by one of the most innovative and talented leaders in the legal profession, Ken Fredeen, the general counsel at Deloitte Canada. In this particular module, we were discussing the role of the general counsel. Some of the key issues included:

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