Key Legal Strategies to Mitigate Risk & Protect Your Investment
Tue November 10 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 amFree
Presenters: Silvia de Sousa & Doug Tait, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman (TDS)
Attendees will learn critical legal insights and strategies related to e-commerce, including approaches for protecting intellectual property (IP) both inside and outside of Canada. In addition, attendees will learn about the cybersecurity risks associated with e-commerce and tactics to mitigate such risks.
Attendees will learn:
2. Cyber security considerations for e-commerce
3. IP, cyber security, data protection and privacy law
Silvia de Sousa’s practice is concentrated in the area of business law with an emphasis on intellectual property law and technology law, including intellectual property transactions, intellectual property protection, trademarks, copyrights, patents, and licensing matters. Silvia served as past Chair of the National Intellectual Property Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association and is a former Chair and current member of the Technology and Intellectual Property Law Section of the Manitoba Bar Association. She has also volunteered her time with the American Bar Association IP Section.
Silvia is a trademark agent and has been recognized nationally by Best lawyers in Canada for Technology Law.
Doug Tait is an experienced business lawyer who practises primarily in the areas of Privacy and Data Protection, Cyber Security and Technology. He advises clients on privacy, data protection and cyber-security matters, including legal obligations, compliance with provincial, federal and international privacy laws, risk minimization and management strategies, creation and implementation of privacy, data protection and cyber security policies, procedures and practices, data breach reporting and notification matters, incidence response planning, external vendor/service provider risk mitigation, including contract review, and cyber insurance, including policy review. Doug’s technology practice focuses on the negotiation and drafting of technology related agreements including service agreements and software-as-a-service agreements.
We will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online. Online registration will close at the start of the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888 or 800 665 2019.