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Kristine Robidoux says she expects the court will take a general deterrence approach in sentencing Nazir Karigar.
Kristine Robidoux says she expects the court will take a general deterrence approach in sentencing Nazir Karigar.
When Nazir Karigar is sentenced the first week of April for conspiring to bribe a foreign public official, contrary to the Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act, it is likely the court will be looking to send a strong message, say legal observers.
Alberta comes in third in the top-rated jurisdictions for mining in the world, according to the Fraser Institute. (Photo: BG Smith/Shutterstock)
Alberta comes in third in the top-rated jurisdictions for mining in the world, according to the Fraser Institute. (Photo: BG Smith/Shutterstock)
Amid an increasingly competitive landscape, mining companies around the world are giving Quebec a lacklustre review with it comes to policies that appear to be making it a less desirable destination for exploration.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-INHOUSE_2014_February_SmallScreen-shot-2014-02-27.jpgIn the sixth and final video from the Canadian Lawyer InHouse View 2014 series, sponsored by Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, the five senior in-house counsel from our panel speak to the lead projects they have their sights set on for the year ahead.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-INHOUSE_Standard_photos_MacNeil-Seabrook.jpgThe Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in IBM Canada Ltd. v. Waterman has confirmed pension benefits generally are not deductible from damages for wrongful dismissal. However, Waterman suggests the result could have been different if the express terms of the applicable employment contract provided for such a deduction.
Click here to enlarge image.   (Source: John Russo)
Click here to enlarge image. (Source: John Russo)
As criminals appear to be staying one step ahead of those in charge of securing personal data, the best marketing approach a brand could take these days is to promote how secure they make their customer’s data, according to a panel examining recent hack attacks.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-INHOUSE_2014_February_5SmallScreen-shot-2014-02-20.jpgIn the fifth of six videos from the Canadian Lawyer InHouse View 2014 series, sponsored by Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Leanne Geale, associate general counsel Heavy Oil & Head of Legal, Shell Canada Ltd., talks about projects the company has lined up for the year ahead and how the legal department plays a part in their development.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-INHOUSE_2014_February_View_2014Desjardins4thSmallScreensho.jpgIn the fourth of six videos from the Canadian Lawyer InHouse View 2014 series, sponsored by Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Daniel Desjardins, SVP, general counsel & corporate secretary at Bombardier talks about the organization's growth strategy and the challenge of getting external counsel to become more efficient.  
Monday, 17 February 2014 08:00

Innes takes on lead role with CCCA

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General Motors in-house counsel Heather Innes says associations need to support members in their evolving jobs.
General Motors in-house counsel Heather Innes says associations need to support members in their evolving jobs.
As competition heats up for in-house positions the role of organizations like the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association becomes more critical, says the group’s in-coming chairwoman.
Monday, 17 February 2014 08:00

General counsel as innovators?

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b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-INHOUSE_fredkrebs.jpgI closed my previous column about the ACC Report on skillsets for the future general counsel with the thought that general counsel have a significant opportunity to help lead corporate innovation.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-INHOUSE_Standard_photos_renato-pontello.jpgMany countries have laws governing the export, re-export, and transhipment of controlled goods and items (including information). The United States has the toughest requirements, which results in companies shaping their export control compliance program so it conforms to U.S. legislation.
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