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International Bar Association Annual Conference

Oct 11, 2016

Andrew Frei Co-Chaired a panel of the Closely Held and Growing Business Enterprises Committee of the International Bar Association at its Annual Conference held in Washington, DC, in September 2016. The panel addresseed:   "David vs Goliath: How Small Entrepreneurs can be Successful in Negotiations with Multinational Corporations".

The Impact of BREXIT on CETA

Aug 22, 2016

An analysis of The Impact of BREXIT on The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the EU is attached.

Our Summer Law Student, Nathan Ische, Part of Near Victorious International Moot Team

Jun 15, 2016

Nathan is a member of the Queen's law moot team that recently placed 2nd amongst 99 teams competing in the international ELSA competition held annually at the WTO in Geneva, Switzerland.  Teams from six continents competed.  Congratulations to Nathan and the Queen's team.

Anne-Marie Widner Joins Dale & Lessmann LLP as a Partner in the Real Estate practice group.

Feb 17, 2016

Dale & Lessmann LLP is very pleased with the addition of Anne-Marie Widner to the firm's Real Estate practice group.  Anne-Marie has a broadly based commercial real estate practice with extensive experience in the areas of leasing, acquisition, disposition and land development across several sectors including retail, commercial, industrial, not-for-profit and educational and religious institutions.

IP Presentation to Chinese Judges

Jan 29, 2016

A delegation of 20 judges from High People’s Court, Intermediate People’s Courts and other courts in Fujian Province attended a presentation on legal systems and IP protection in Canada.  The presentation was made by D&L Partner Dr. Sean X. Zhang, on January 25, 2016 at the Firm's office in downtown Toronto.  A lively interactive discussion followed the presentation, exploring and debating pros and cons as reflected in the differences between the systems in Canada and China, and learning from the delegation the court practices and recent judicial reforms in China.