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      Advanced driver assistance systems stand to have a significant impact on premiums — and on litigation
    • Donna C. Wannop
      Or, how to make conference attendance an effective and productive use of your time, energy and resources
    • George S. Takach
      After the Ceridian case, employers should learn to draft post-employment non-compete agreements very narrowly
    • Richard G. Stock
      Analyses of legal departments over 10 years show that in-house counsel could better delegate mundane tasks
    • Kate Broer
      Lawyers need not fear this new technology, but should see its potential to transform business transactions
    • Heather Suttie
      Law firm change management means having difficult conversations, and empowering business development staff
    • George S. Takach
      The EU’s new GDPR, coming into effect in May, will dictate new standards for the protection of data around the world
    • Richard G. Stock
      Procurement professionals and directors of legal operations would do well to pool their resources
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      Is Canada in need of amended competition laws and enforcement tools, or will the status quo suffice?

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