Energy projects suffer long wait times due to lack of political motivation
Product liability litigation for the Internet of Things is coming, predict lawyers
Catherine Lacavera says she wanted a career from a young age that would encapsulate her passions for business, technology and law.
No matter how skilled or experienced an IP lawyer is, protecting a company’s IP portfolio is not a job that can be done independently.
If circumstances arise where there is a need to consider retaining outside litigation counsel, it is almost certainly not a good news situation for a private sector company or government entity.
Amid the hype and ongoing dialogue around the future of law and innovation in the legal profession, the reality is many small law departments in Canada still feel effective legal advice and suitable fee arrangements come not from new service delivery models but through good management and long-term cultivation of relationships with external counsel.