Neill May at the 2013 Quorum Conference


September 25 - 26, 2013
Park Hyatt Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

Thursday, September 26, 2013
10:15 am - 12 pm:  The Canadian GC in the Global Environment

Speaker:  Neill May, Partner, Goodmans LLP

This session will cover:

  • Topical issues in cross-border business, including increasing enforcement of foreign anti-corruption and competition, and managing different international standards in core areas such as reporting, privacy and privilege
  • Adapting global policies to local legal requirements, customs and risk tolerances
  • Best practices in coordinating and maximizing the value of local legal advice
  • Social and managerial issues, such as international mobility, cultural sensitivity, and promoting non-legal objectives such as diversity in different jurisdictions
  • Dealing with differing roles and perceptions of counsel in different locales