Archives for July 2011

Stem Client Roundup for July 2011

Posted by Steve Matthews on

Our tradition of monthly client roundups continues! Here’s our July summary of news and accolades: July saw a new website for the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association, which also joined Twitter. CCCA will be sharing industry and association news via @CCCA_News. Markham family lawyer Russell Alexander wrote about some recent cases involving partners inheriting child support obligations.… more »

Canadian Law Blogs List Breaks 300!

Posted by Emma Durand-Wood on

It’s been a while – okay, a year! – since we shared the latest additions to, but the lag is more due to our busyness than a lack of updates.¬† There are now 300+ blogs listed in the directory, which got a big makeover in December 2010. By comparison, in March 2010, we were at about 200 law more »

Politeness, please: etiquette for LinkedIn and Facebook connections

Posted by Jordan Furlong on

So you’re at a networking event of some kind, maybe a cocktail party after a legal conference, and you’re minding your own business, sipping on a drink and surveying the room. Then, without warning, someone taps you on the shoulder. You turn around, and there’s a person standing there you don’t recognize, although his name tag is prominently displayed. He… more »

Stem Client Roundup for June 2011

Posted by Steve Matthews on

2011 is officially half over! Here’s a look at what Stem’s clients were up to in June: Owen Jones, an insurance lawyer with Gowlings¬† LLP, was interviewed for an article about business losses arising from the recent Vancouver riots. Gowlings also welcomed Russia patent lawyer Alexander Sobolev to their Moscow office, which focuses primarily on intellectual property more »

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