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CETA's patent protections

CETA's patent protections

By Justin Ling

Canada wins compromises on pharmaceutical regime, but some raise concerns over reach of arbitration mechanism.

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Do we need a digital bill of rights?

Do we need a digital bill of rights?

By CBA/ABC National

That was the question for a panel of experts convened by National at this summer’s Canadian Legal Conference. Here are the highlights. Read More »

Sex work

Sex work

By Justin Ling

Canada’s latest attempt to regulate the sex trade opens up debate over employment law protections for sex workers. Read More »

Follow the money

Follow the money

By Leo Singer

Bitcoin is more than a virtual currency: it’s powered by a system that could revolutionize everything from contracts and wills to legal work.

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How big data can give you a competitive edge

How big data can give you a competitive edge

By Julie Sobowale

Law firms willing to make the investment can use legal analytics to add value for clients. Read More »

Innovation nation

Innovation nation

By CBA/ABC National

The future is not all grim for lawyers, particularly for the non traditional practitioner. Read More »

Starting your own firm

Starting your own firm

By Sandra Awovi

If working in a law firm sounds like a siren’s call, consider flying solo. Read More »

Own the podium

Own the podium

By Becky Rynor

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

Lawyers of the future

Lawyers of the future

By Julie Sobowale

The effect of technology on the future practice of law has only just begun. Read More »

Building your niche

Building your niche

By Ann Macaulay

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

Play Nice

Play Nice

By Julie Sobowale

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

No privilege at the border

No privilege at the border

By Doug Beazley

Why we must set a policy on solicitor-client privilege claims made when crossing the border. Read More »