Monday, 13 April 2015 08:00 Written by Renato Pontello
In-house counsel play an important role in ensuring their clients exercise appropriate corporate governance — “appropriate” being the operative word. Applying big company practices holus bolus to start-ups and small- to medium-sized enterprises can be as inappropriate as shooting from the hip and ignoring tried and true governance practices which have benefited companies as they have scaled.
|Cost pressures are the largest motivators for new ideas in the legal business.|
Monday, 06 April 2015 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
|Anand Hariharan only had to pay the OSC back half of the 623-per-cent profit he made.|
Monday, 30 March 2015 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
Based on statistics, a career in law was not in the cards for me. I arrived in Canada at the age of nine from Uruguay. English was not my first language. I attended several high schools in the Jane-Finch area in Toronto. I spent some time away from school before returning to get my high school accreditation. I did not have role models in the profession or a network of legal professionals to encourage me and show me that a career in law was possible for me.
Monday, 16 March 2015 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 09 March 2015 09:48 Written by Jennifer Brown
|One trend driving M&A is disposition of non-core assets, says Craig Hoskins.|
Monday, 09 March 2015 08:00 Written by Renato Pontello
Monday, 09 March 2015 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
|Maureen Quinlan notes damages through Ontario’s human rights system are on the rise.|