Should Your Business Outsource Compliance Services?

In today’s cutthroat business landscape, compliance is not just an obligation – it’s a game-changer. While many businesses choose to hire an in-house compliance officer to tackle these responsibilities, there is a more innovative and effective approach: outsourcing compliance. In this blog, we will delve into the extraordinary advantages that outsourcing compliance brings, showcasing its… Continue Reading Should Your Business Outsource Compliance Services?

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation: Resources for Supporting Indigenous Peoples

On September 30th, Canada observes the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, also known as Orange Shirt Day. It is a day dedicated to remembering and honouring the experiences of Indigenous peoples who have been affected by the legacy of Indian Residential Schools. People wear orange shirts to honour the children who survived Canada’s Indian… Continue Reading National Day for Truth and Reconciliation: Resources for Supporting Indigenous Peoples

AI Risks: Protecting Your Business and Customers

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly popular among businesses of all sizes in recent years. However, with this technology comes risks and challenges that business owners must be aware of to ensure they are compliant with regulations and protect their customers’ data. In this blog post, we will discuss the risks your business may face… Continue Reading AI Risks: Protecting Your Business and Customers

PEOPLE: The Key to Any Successful Department or Company

In today’s high-turnover job market, investing in your team is crucial for long-term success. We recently sat down with the highly experienced Caroline Fremont, LIHDC’s new Director of Lawyer and Client Services, to chat about this very topic. Caroline stressed the importance of well-being and human connection in the legal industry and shared ways in… Continue Reading PEOPLE: The Key to Any Successful Department or Company

Tips on Building A World-Class In-House Legal Department

As a new or independent General Counsel, building a strong legal department can be a daunting task. However, with the right approach, it is possible to establish a successful and effective team. Here are some tips to help you build a strong legal department: Define your goals and objectives: Before you start hiring, take the… Continue Reading Tips on Building A World-Class In-House Legal Department

Celebrating Julia Shin Doi’s Appointment to Superior Court of Justice of Ontario

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and we’re excited to celebrate the appointment of Julia Shin Doi to the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario. Shin Doi is a respected lawyer with over 25 years of experience, and she’s the first Asian-Canadian woman appointed to the bench in Ontario. Her appointment is… Continue Reading Celebrating Julia Shin Doi’s Appointment to Superior Court of Justice of Ontario

Breaking Barriers: How CLEW is Empowering Young Women and Transforming Communities

Education is not only a means to a better future, but a beacon of hope that can transform lives, communities, and even entire countries. However, for numerous women and girls residing in rural Cambodia who dream of pursuing a career in law, this hope has been out of reach because of systemic barriers. That is… Continue Reading Breaking Barriers: How CLEW is Empowering Young Women and Transforming Communities

Maximizing In-House Effectiveness: Setting the 2023 Agenda

    Written by: Sumer Jafri As the new year rings in, many in-house legal counsel are increasing spend on innovative legal resources, enhancing security and privacy practices, and keeping up with the remnants of the pandemic’s new workspace systems. LawyersInHouse.com has compiled a list of in-house legal trends for 2023 that legal departments can… Continue Reading Maximizing In-House Effectiveness: Setting the 2023 Agenda