Podcasts and Videos

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Podcasts

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Cannabis Legalization in Canada: Employment Challenges

September 12, 2018

Patrick Essiminy, partner in the Employment Group, discusses the employment challenges surrounding the upcoming legalization of cannabis in Canada.
(15 minutes, 57 seconds) 

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The #MeToo Movement: What it Means for Canadian Employers

September 12, 2018

Stephanie Weschler, partner in the Employment Group, discusses the #MeToo movement, its impact on Canadian workplaces, and what it means for the country’s employers.
(18 minutes, 5 seconds)

Videos

Legal Operations Exchange

Legal Operations and Technology Secondments - Learning from each other

June 3, 2019

Stikeman Elliott LLP and Siemens Canada Limited engaged in a legal operations and technology "reverse" secondment. A member of the Siemens Canada legal team joined Stikeman Elliott for two months and worked on various legal operations projects. Shawna-Leigh Moulton, Director, Governance and Legal Operations at Siemens Canada and Andrea Alliston, partner at Stikeman Elliott share their perspectives on this experience.
(10 minutes, 28 seconds)

Legal Operations Exchange

The Flipside of Failure – Learning from Legal Technology Innovation

April 22, 2019

In this candid case study video, Andrea Alliston shares our experience with a failed pilot project, the lessons we learned and things we have changed that have set us up for success in projects that followed.
(9 minutes, 58 seconds)

Real estate

The Real Deal on Real Estate in Quebec: Real Estate Considerations in Business Transactions

February 19, 2019

Stefan Fews, a partner in the Real Estate group, shares his expertise on the topic by outlining the eight things everyone should know about real estate in Quebec.
(37 minutes, 17 seconds)

Tax

Tax Matters for Non-Tax Specialists (presented in both English and French)

February 19, 2019

Éric Lévesque and Frank Mathieu, partners in the Tax Group, demystify tax matters for non-tax specialists in this seminar.
(1 hour, 1 minute)

Mergers

How to Distinguish Oneself in an Auction Process Using Recent Legal Trends

February 19, 2019

Sophie Lamonde and Maxime Turcotte, partners in the Corporate Group, breakdown the strategies to implement during an auction process.
(57 minutes, 12 seconds)

Banking and Finance

Smart Contracts: Impact for Commercial Financing Transactions

February 19, 2019

Sterling Dietze, a partner in the Banking & Finance Group, discusses smart contracts and their impact on commercial financing transactions.
(1 hour, 17 minutes)

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The Employment Relationship in Quebec

February 19, 2019

Stephanie Weschler and Stephanie Pasternyk from the Employment & Labour Group delve into the topics of employment relationship, termination of employment and employment law updates in Quebec.
(47 minutes, 22 seconds)

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The right to refuse to work for health and safety reasons (available in French only)

January 30, 2019

Patrick Essiminy and Pierre-Luc Benoit from our Employment and Labour Group discuss how to the right to refuse to work is exercised; the rights and obligations of the worker and the employer, the notions of “danger” and “reasonable grounds” and the powers of a CNESST inspector.
(39 minutes, 57 seconds)

Legal Operations Exchange

Managing Up and Out

December 18, 2018

Stikeman Elliott hosts Dr. Marie-Hélène Budworth, Associate Professor in the School of Human Resource Management at York University for a presentation and discussion on how to leverage the science of influence to advance business goals.
(1 hour, 7 minutes)

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Weed in the Workplace

October 11, 2018

Now that Canada has legalized cannabis, a number of related issues are top of mind for employers. In this first of three installments of our Employment and Labour Law Year in Review for 2018, Stikeman Elliott's Tamara Ticoll and Allyson Marta discuss new workplace rules, drug testing, and medical marijuana coverage under group benefit plans.
(37 minutes, 5 seconds)

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Ontario Employment Law in 2018: Key Themes and Highlights

October 11, 2018

In the second installment of our Employment and Labour Law Year in Review for 2018, Employment and Labour group members Khalfan Khalfan and Alex Lemoine discuss pay transparency, Bill 148, the latest from the WSIB, AODA compliance and notable decisions from the courts.
(36 minutes, 41 seconds)

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Harassment Complaints and #MeToo

October 11, 2018

In the third and final installment of our Employment and Labour Law Year in Review for 2018, Stikeman Elliott's Nancy Ramalho discusses the impact the #MeToo movement is having on the workplace and some of the ways in which employers may wish to respond.
(25 minutes, 53 seconds)

Blockchain

Blockchain: Determining if a coin or token is a security

November 29, 2017

Darin Renton, partner in the Financial Products & Services Group, discusses the steps on how securities regulators determine if a coin or token is a security.
(1 minute, 50 seconds)

Blockchain

Blockchain: What are regulators saying?

November 29, 2017

Ramandeep Grewal, partner in the Corporate Group, touches on what regulators are looking at from a federal level, anti-money laundering concerns, compliance issues and securities regulation. Raman provides guidance on the timing when regulators should be approached.
(2 minutes, 43 seconds)

Blockchain

Blockchain: Business Models

November 29, 2017

Michael Decicco, associate in the Corporate and Technology Groups, outlines the different business models in the blockchain market.
(1 minute, 16 seconds)