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Mondaq Recognizes D&L Blogs as Most Popular in Canada in March and May 2015

Jun 9, 2015

Dale & Lessmann LLP blogs were awarded Mondaq's Most Popular Article in Canada awards for both March and May 2015. Every month Mondaq publishes hundreds of articles by contributing firms from over 80 countries around the world. Award winners beat off strong competition and Mondaq extends congratulations for the following award.

 

Contributor With Most Popular Article In CanadaDuring the Month of March 2015
Express Entry: What Have We Seen So Far?(Canada) from Dale & Lessmann LLP won the award for this category

During the Month of May 2015
The Truth About Express Entry: Distilling Fact From Fiction (Canada) from Dale & Lessmann LLP won the award for this category.

Finkelstein and Hoffman Named Franchise Times Legal Eagles for 2015

Apr 28, 2015

Jeffrey Hoffman and Chad Finkelstein have been selected as 2015 Legal Eagles by Franchise Times magazine.

Legal Eagles are selected from the leading franchise lawyers in North America. Franchise Times Legal Eagles are superior lawyers, selected from nominations by their clients, peers and Franchise Times editors. Jeffrey and Chad are part of a select group of Legal Eagles practising in Canada.

D&L Booth at China (Beijing) International Technology Transfer Convention - April 21 to 23, 2015

Apr 24, 2015

Dr. Sean Zhang is completing a speaking tour to ShenZhen and Beijing and hosting booths at technology conferences there. He chaired the International Technology Transfer Network - IP Protection section of China's 13th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals, in ShenZen on April 18th.  He also chaired the IP session of the Beijing conference (China's Intellectual Property Strategy in International Innovation Cooperation) on April 21st. 

Mr. Zhang is a leading IP law practioner and also represents a number of major companies from China with respect to their expansion to Canada.

Dale & Lessmann LLP hosted Austrian Business Club on April 16, 2015

Apr 20, 2015

Dale & Lessmann LLP had the pleasure of hosting this month’s edition of the Austrian Business Club on April 16th, 2015. The event was organized in collaboration with the Austrian Chamber of Commerce.  Sven Walker, Partner and head of D&L’s European Practice group focused on the following topics during his presentation:

The top 10 legal issues every company should know about; CETA – the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the EU and its impacts on Austrian companies. 

Guests included members of the Austrian and German business communities, as well as Ms. Hazel McCallion, former mayor of the City of Mississauga, Mr. Tibor Stelbaczky, Economic and Trade Counselor presenting the Consulate General of Hungary, and Mr. Bill Macheras, Canadian Trade Commissioner.

Ed Heakes joins Dale & Lessmann as a Partner to lead Tax Practice

Apr 1, 2015

Ed Heakes has joined Dale & Lessmann LLP as a Partner and will lead our tax practice effective today.  Ed has advised large and medium sized corporate clients in cross-border tax planning and mergers and acquisitions and also advises on estate planning and other tax matters.  Ed’s expertise is widely recognized, including recognition in Best Lawyers in Canada, 2013-2015 – Tax.  Ed was most recently a senior partner at a major Canadian law firm and looks forward to offering clients exceptional value at Dale & Lessmann LLP.  Please click here to see more.