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Business Law Summit Series

Weathering Economic Uncertainties in Business

  • Event Date September 25, 2008

7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Mississauga Grand, 35 Brunel Road, Unit 7
Mississauga, ON L4Z 3E8

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Cost: $75 (+ gst)

(includes breakfast and lunch)

  • Understand the legal implications in an uncertain economy and how that may affect you and your business
  • Panel discussion with leading economists: Stewart Hall, HSBC; Dawn Desjardins, RBC; Fred Ketchen, Scotiabank; Pascal Gauthier, TD Bank.
  • Presentations by legal experts on how current economic uncertainties affect various aspects of your business
  • Network with other business professionals
  • A fascinating half day of vital information

Speakers and Topics

SECTOR

TOPIC

SPEAKER

PANEL DISCUSSION

Leaning Into the Headwinds
Moderator: Rick Drennan, Mississauga Business Times
Panelists: Stewart Hall, HSBC
                    Dawn Desjardins, RBC
                    Fred Ketchen, Scotiabank
                    Pascal Gauthier, TD Bank

 

BANKRUPTCY & INSOLVENCY LAW

Navigating rough waters and keeping your business afloat

Bobby Sachdeva
Pallett Valo LLP
John Russo 
Pallett Valo LLP

CORPORATE LAW

How to survive the next recession – lessons from the 90's

Murray Gottheil
Pallett Valo LLP

CRIMINAL LAW

So the police want to talk to you or your family – what to do so that you do not end up like Conrad Black.

Haig DeRusha
DeRusha Law Firm

TAX LAW

Acquiring companies with losses – opportunities and traps

Bryan McNulty
Pallett Valo LLP

LEASING LAW

Leasing tips in a more challenging environment

Murray Box
Pallett Valo LLP

LABOUR &  EMPLOYMENT LAW

Easy solutions for motivating employees during hard times

Pamela Yudcovitch
Pallett Valo LLP

FAMILY LAW

How to protect your marriage from business troubles and how to prepare yourself for the possibility of marriage breakdown.

Jane Connon
Connon & Iacobelli

TECHNOLOGY LAW

Email and the Internet – creating new uncertain costs?

Karen Groulx
Pallett Valo LLP


Who should attend?

  • CEOs
  • CFOs
  • COOs
  • Presidents
  • In-house Counsel
  • Business Owners
  • General Managers
  • Partners
  • Department Heads
  • HR Professionals
  • Business Professionals
  • Operations and IT Managers

This years topics will touch on the following business issues

  • Doing business in the U.S.
  • Human resources
  • Insolvency
  • How business challenges affect the family dynamic
  • Facing the possibility of a recession head-on
  • Environmental issues
  • Litigation
  • Family business disputes
  • What to say or do if the police come knocking
  • Tax opportunities
  • Doing business in Mississauga or Brampton
  • Managing e-mail from a legal perspective
  • Business Law

If your business involves any of the above, then you should be attending!


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