30 épisodes

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) presents Blakes Sound Business, a podcast that examines how changes in the Canadian legal landscape can impact businesses. We discuss the unique challenges, risks, legal developments, opportunities and government policies that you need to be aware of. We also cover diversity and inclusion and other social responsibility topics that matter to you.

Blakes Sound Business Podcast Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

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Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) presents Blakes Sound Business, a podcast that examines how changes in the Canadian legal landscape can impact businesses. We discuss the unique challenges, risks, legal developments, opportunities and government policies that you need to be aware of. We also cover diversity and inclusion and other social responsibility topics that matter to you.

    Shifting Dynamics in Private Equity

    Shifting Dynamics in Private Equity

    With the return of private equity activity to pre-pandemic levels in Canada, there has been a distinct shift in the way parties approach deal terms. Blakes Partners Rory ffrench and Rianna Ritchie walk us through some of the most significant trends, drawing on insights from the fourth edition of our Canadian Private Equity Deal Study.

    • 9 min
    Mass Torts vs. Class Actions: A Tale of Two Strategies

    Mass Torts vs. Class Actions: A Tale of Two Strategies

    Mass torts are on the rise in Ontario, thanks to certification challenges, carriage fights and the influence of plaintiffs’ counsel. But not all provinces are experiencing the same trend. In this episode of our podcast, Blakes lawyers Robin Linley, Ariane Bisaillon and Robin Reinertson explain the differences between a mass tort and a class action and why one may be preferred over the other.

    • 11 min
    Business Disputes: Key Canadian Rulings of 2023

    Business Disputes: Key Canadian Rulings of 2023

    It’s been an eventful year in business disputes, with important decisions coming from courts across Canada. In this episode of our podcast, Blakes litigators Francis Rouleau, Karine Russell and Sophie Mansfield discuss some of the most influential decisions of 2023, and Max Shapiro highlights a trend to watch in 2024.

    • 16 min
    Legalities and Calamities: An Inside Look at Doing Business With Government

    Legalities and Calamities: An Inside Look at Doing Business With Government

    Doing business with government can be extremely complex. From lobbying and codes of conduct to commissions of inquiry and much more, companies face many rules, regulations and decisions that are constantly changing. Falling afoul of them can have serious reputational and legal impacts. In this episode of our podcast, Blakes lawyers Alexis Levine and Iris Fischer take us through their day-to-day practices helping clients manage crisis situations and share a few time-tested tips for dealing with government.

    • 9 min
    Anti-Bribery Compliance and Its Impact on ESG Reporting

    Anti-Bribery Compliance and Its Impact on ESG Reporting

    Anti-bribery compliance has become a fundamental part of an effective environmental, social and governance program. It’s considered one of the most significant areas of risk for many companies and a key concern for investors and shareholders. In this episode of our podcast, Blakes lawyers Iris Fischer, Mark Morrison and Michael Dixon discuss how to develop a compliance program and measure its effectiveness.

    • 9 min
    Blakes Board Report: Women GCs Progressing in the Board Pipeline

    Blakes Board Report: Women GCs Progressing in the Board Pipeline

    The 2022 Blakes Board Report reveals the significant strides women general counsel have made over a six-year period in their trajectory on boards. Year over year, women GCs have continued to exceed their male counterparts on boards by a ratio of 2:1. In this episode of Blakes Sound Business, Blakes lawyers Kate McGilvray and Stacy McLean tell us more about the findings and director insights contained in this year’s study, Unlocking the Value: Women GCs in the Board Pipeline.

    • 7 min

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sunnydays11111 ,

Great podcast

This podcast is really informative and has great hosts/speakers. Will definitely continue to listen!

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