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Friday, April 28, 2017 @ 12:38 PM

Hi-Tech: Right tools crucial to keep mobile data safe | Luigi Benetton

Brock Smith’s clients regularly send him documents to sign using tools like DocuSign or Adobe Acrobat’s signing feature. ... [read more]

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 02:51 PM

Inside the in-house counsel revolution

The core mission of the modern, global corporation is the fusion of high performance with high integrity and with sound risk management. The ideal of the modern general counsel is a lawyer‐statesman who is an acute lawyer, a wise counsellor and company leader and who has a major role assisting the corporation achieve that fundamental goal of global capitalism. For the lawyer-statesman, the first question is: “is it legal?” But the ultimate question is: “Is it right?” ... [read more]

Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 01:44 PM

Law Foundation seeks to fund family law innovation

The Law Foundation of Ontario is looking to fund innovative ideas that improve access to family law. ... [read more]

Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 01:38 PM

Electronic registration of land titles to become mandatory in Manitoba Nancy Anderson

The land titles registration system in Manitoba is currently paper-based, but due to a modernization initiative, electronic registration (eRegistration) will be made available in December. ... [read more]

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @ 02:57 PM

Hi-Tech: Customer relationship management invaluable for gaining, retaining clients | Luigi Benetton

Does your firm use CRM (customer relationship management) tools? If not you probably should be. ... [read more]

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @ 08:14 AM

Front Street redevelopment seeks to create downtown Toronto innovation hub

Technology innovation will get a boost with an announced redevelopment on Front Street that looks to create a new innovation district in Toronto's downtown core. ... [read more]

Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ 11:47 AM

Gowling WLG to launch pilot project using web-based analytics tool Brent Arnold

Next week, Gowling WLG will launch a pilot project around a web-based analytics tool that has the potential to reduce research time and predict the success or failure of a case. ... [read more]

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 @ 11:09 AM

Stam launches virtual counsel firm SpringLaw

Lisa Stam has launched a new firm, SpringLaw, trusted virtual counsel wherever your workplace. ... [read more]

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 @ 09:12 AM

Fasken hosts seminar on IP, product design

Fasken Martineau’s David Turgeon, regional co-chair of the firm’s technology and IP practice group, and Fasken patent agent Olivier Provost-Cao will conduct a seminar on intellectual property on April 26 in Montreal. ... [read more]

Friday, April 07, 2017 @ 02:23 PM

Blakes extends deadline for innovation challenge

Blake, Cassels & Graydon (Blakes) has announced it will be accepting entries for the Global Legal Innovation Challenge until May 15. ... [read more]