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The Canadian Legal Innovation Forum and LawyersInHouse.com presented a webinar on “How to deliver change in your legal department and add value to your organization” on June 3rd 2021. The 60-minute webinar, was hosted by Christine Holmes, Founder and CEO of LawyersInHouse.com, with panelists Alison Harnick, SVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary of First Capital,...
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LawyersInHouse.com was honoured to be part of the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association (CCCA) 2021 Conference. As a proud sponsor of this year’s event, LawyersInHouse.com was able to deliver on-demand Fireside chats as well as sponsor the Happy Hour where we had the pleasure of seeing The Rubino Brothers show us how to make amazing cocktails...
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LawyersInHouse.com was a proud sponsor of this year’s Canadian Legal Innovation Forum (CANLIF) 2021 webinar series: “How to Build a More Inclusive Culture and Strengthen Diversity Initiatives Across the Legal Profession”.  The session on April 29th was moderated by Christine Holmes, CEO and Founder of LawyersInHouse.com. Christine was joined by Sajida Mahdi Ali, Associate General...
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How do we summarize the year 2020? In my first draft of this note I listed several of the tragic events of this past year. Upon reflection I thought, what is the point of listing them? I do not imagine any of us need a reminder of the struggles, the suffering and the loss.  I...
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You have the business idea and you’ve set up your business structure. What’s next? One thing you’ll want to consider is what kind of shares you want to issue and how the ownership of your company will work. Shares can be split into 2 categories: Common Shares: These are usually issued to founders in the...
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Types of investors Investors fall under a number of different categories. Here, we have outlined some of the most common: Founders: You! If you are putting any of your own capital into your business, you are an investor. Initial advisors: For example your University Tutors or someone you know in the industry with experience in...
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Michelle Chan, a startup lawyer with over 10 years experience specializing in corporate law, spoke at a webinar earlier this month covering steps startups will need to follow when setting up a new business venture. Michelle loves working with entrepreneurs and helping people make their dreams a reality by guiding them to make the best...
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LawyersInHouse.com is honoured to partner with The CNIB Foundation and raise awareness for a program that is creating opportunity and inclusion. We know adaptation and flexibility within the workforce is imperative in creating a successful, positive work environment and inclusion and diversity is at the heart of the company ethos at LawyersInHouse.com. This spirit is...
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This month, our founder, Christine Holmes will be holding a one hour workshop for the community members of OneEleven. OneEleven is home to Toronto’s most promising technology companies that are ready to grow and scale. We have similar values and believe in supporting the community by giving back in a variety ways including mentoring.  We...
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