Hot Button Issues for In-House Counsel and Business Lawyers

  • May 18, 2016


Publication Only | Archived Video + e-Materials


Hear experts from both private practice and in-house discuss the most pressing issues facing them today. Our experienced panels will delve into a wide range of issues from intellectual property, term sheets and loan agreements, to D&O insurance, cross-border issues and tax issues for small businesses. Whether you are in-house counsel grappling with these issues, or in private practice and interested in hearing directly from in-house counsel about their challenges (and how you may be able to advise accordingly).


Joe Conte, Pallett Valo LLP
Harpreet Sidhu, Pethealth Inc.
Allan Ritchie, Loopstra Nixon LLP


IP Issues for In-House Counsel
Matthew Thurlow, Partner, Loopstra Nixon LLP

Business Transactions and Employment Law: A Primer for In-House Counsel and HR Managers
Lisa Stam, Partner, Koldorf Stam LLP

From Term Sheet to Loan Agreement
Matthew Kindree, Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP
Vanessa De Faria, Senior Commercial Account Manager, Knowledge Based Industries, Royal Bank of Canada

Directors and Officers Insurance
Laila Brabander, SVP, Head of Claims, Chubb Insurance Company of Canada
Mary Margaret Fox, Senior Counsel, Clyde & Co Canada LLP

Don't Buy - Make: The Current State of Outbound Cross Border Business Activity
Bill Kitay, Senior Counsel, Pallett Valo LLP

Cross-Border Issues-Inbound Transactions
Daniel Bourque, Senior Corporate Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer, Xerox Canada Ltd.

Tax Issues for Small Businesses
Sandy Hale-Malhinha, Corporate Partner, BDO Canada LLP
Andy Day, Tax Manager, BDO Canada LLP