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Protecting your brand in real-time

Protecting your brand in real-time

Why in-house lawyers need a copy of their company's PR plan in their back pocket. Read More »

Putting Ethics into Code

Putting Ethics into Code

Having a code of conduct is critically important to stay compliant with new laws and to mitigate headline risk. Read More »

A law with new purpose

A law with new purpose

By changing the justification for the proposed new prostitution law the government offers a response to the Bedford decision. But problems with Bill C-36 don't end there. Read More »

The Tsilhqot'in ruling

The Tsilhqot'in ruling

The SCC has confirmed the Aboriginal title of the Tsilhqot'in Nation over stretches of BC Crown land. How will Ottawa and the provinces react? Read More »

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Out of office: Erin Best

Out of office: Erin Best

The Singing lawyer: A St. John's litigator finds her groove Read More »

A premature obituary

A premature obituary

Free speech in the digital era. Read More »

Making a Difference: Tess Acton

Making a Difference: Tess Acton

The power of knowledge. Read More »

CBA News: June 2014

CBA News: June 2014

CLC 2014: Converging Futures Read More »

Your Practice

Own the podium

Own the podium

Why old-school public speaking skills still matter. Read More »

Building your niche

Building your niche

Follow your passion, work hard, and the rest should fall into place. Read More »

Play nice

Play nice

Vigorous advocates still need to keep a civil tongue Read More »

Workplace transformation

Workplace transformation

It’s 2013. Is it time to adopt the wherever, whenever approach to work? Read More »

Featured Blog Posts

Do we need a global Digital Bill of Rights?

By Yves Faguy

The challenge of figuring out what it would contain and how it would be enforced. Read More »

'Homophone' sounds like gay sex to Utah language school

By Kim Covert

Social media strategist fired over post about words that sound alike Read More »

Bringing LegalZoom inside the tent

By Yves Faguy

Proper regulation of legal services can also encourage innovation. Read More »

Exploiting anxiety’s Achilles heel

By Kim Covert

Redirecting brain activity is part of the answer to anxiety Read More »