National Post - Legal
New Legal Tech Audit will scare lawyers into embracing technology
29-Aug-2014 6:12 PM
The audit assesses how well timekeepers and staff use basic law practice technology, such as word processing and spreadsheets, to complete commonly encountered legal tasks

The YouTube of all things legal, makes Canadian law accessible and easy to understand
29-Aug-2014 3:39 PM
Canada's leading lawyer referral service has now launched the country's only legal video distribution site, allowing Canadians to easily access video information on a wide range of legal topics

Ashley Madison, dating website for married people, sues South Korea after being blocked
28-Aug-2014 6:10 PM
A dating website for married people seeking affairs is suing the government of South Korea after being blocked in that country over what it says are false allegations of illegal activity

Baffinland case shows why fishy doesn’t cut it in insider trading allegations
27-Aug-2014 10:11 PM
An Ontario Securities Commission panel cleared Jowdat Waheed and Bruce Walter of illegal insider trading because neither man had any insider information about Baffinland Iron Mines

Drew Hasselback: Comparing takeover defences between Canada and the U.S.
27-Aug-2014 11:33 AM
Canada and the U.S. have radically different approaches to hostile takeover defences, but the goal of both is to buy time, explains Legal Post editor Drew Hasselback

OSC clears Waheed and Walter of insider trading in Baffinland case
26-Aug-2014 8:52 PM
The Ontario Securities Commission has exonerated Jowdat Waheed and Bruce Walter of insider trading allegations related to the takeover of Baffinland Iron Mines Corp

Supreme Court of Canada docket not driven by ideology, study suggests
26-Aug-2014 6:33 PM
A study by the University of Toronto finds little empirical evidence of 'ideological voting' in case selection by the Supreme Court of Canada

Tax inversion deals a boon for cross-border transaction lawyers
26-Aug-2014 3:54 PM
Canadian business lawyers are closely watching whether Burger King's takeover of Tim Hortons will prompt the U.S. Congress to close the tax inversion loophole

Louise Arbour joins BLG as counsel
26-Aug-2014 2:17 PM
Louise Arbour is joining the Montreal office of BLG as counsel. She was previously a Supreme Court of Canada justice and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Greenpeace says Resolute Forest’s defamation lawsuit is an attempt to silence critics of company’s practices
22-Aug-2014 2:10 PM
Greepeace has filed court documents saying a lawsuit against it is an attempt to silence its criticism of a forestry company’s harvesting practices

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