Lawson Hunter

Lawson A.W. Hunter, QC Senior Counsel

Speaking Engagements
  • ”Keynote Event”, International Institute of Communications Annual Conference, Canadian Communications Policy and Legislation: Time for a Review, November 2018 (moderator).
  • ”Mega Mergers and Developing Countries”, Concurrences Review + NYU School of Law, Antitrust and Developing and Emerging Economies, New York, October 2018 (panellist).
  • Senior Capstone Lecture, Ryerson University RTA School of Media, Toronto, October 31, 2016.
  • “Competition Enforcement and Policy: The Next 30 YEARS”, Canadian Bar Association, 2016 Annual Competition Law Fall Conference, Ottawa, October 6-7, 2016, (panellist).
  • “Canadian Content in a Digital World”, Public Policy Forum Roundtable Discussion, June 21, 2016.
  • “Canada’s Conundrum – Five Years after the Jenkins Report“, IRPP Working Lunch, June 2016.
  • “The Future of Canadian Telecommunications and Broadcasting”, CD Howe Institute, November 30, 2015.
  • 2015 Annual Competition Law Fall Conference, Canadian Bar Association, October 1-2, 2015.
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Workshop, Calgary, June 24, 2015.
  • “BHP-Potash Corp proposed transaction”, Tony Frost – MBA class at Richard Ivey School of Business, London, ON, March 17, 2015, (speaker/teacher).
  • 2014 Annual Competition Law Fall Conference, Canadian Bar Association, September 18-19, 2014.
  • “Adapting Canadian Trade and Commerce Policies to new Global Remedies”, IRPP Symposium, June 16-17, 2014.
  • “To Regulate or Not to Regulate – Is that the Question?”, The Canadian Bar Association’s 2014 Competition Law Spring Forum, Toronto, May 2014, (panellist).
  • “The ‘Net Benefits’ Debate”, 4th Annual National Forum on Chinese Investment in Canada, Calgary, May 2014, (panellist).
  • "Shareholder Activism - The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly", Institute of Corporate Directors, Calgary, October 2013, (panellist).
  • “Is Canada Open for Business? The Past, Present, and Future of the Investment Canada Act”, C.D. Howe Institute Roundtable, Calgary, June 2013, (panellist).
  • “The State of Play of the ICA: What We’ve Learned and Where We’re Going with the Investment Canada Act”, C.D. Howe Institute roundtable, Toronto, May 2013, (panellist).
  • “M&A Insights on CNOOC’s Acquisition of Nexen”, Stikeman Elliot client seminar, Calgary, May 2013.
  • “Government Relations & Effective Lobbying Conference,” The Canadian Institute, Toronto, April 2013.