“Future Unbound–Inbound and Outbound Investment”

The University of Toronto Asia Law Society is proud to organize this panel discussion on foreign investment in China and India. Stikeman Elliott LLP, one of Canada’s leading business law firms, has graciously agreed to host the event at their firm. Refreshments will be served as part of the event. The event will occur on:

Date: Friday, February 8, 2013
Time: 3:30PM – 5:00PM
Stikeman Elliot LLP
5300 Commerce Court West
199 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario

The event will be structured as a panel discussion/Q & A with three distinguished lawyers from Stikeman Elliott, William Braithwaite, Jay Kellerman, and Dee Rajpal. More information about the panelists are below.

William Braithwaite is Chair of the Firm and a member of the Partnership Board and Executive Committee. He is a senior partner in the Toronto office, and former head of its Corporate Group. Mr. Braithwaite practises primarily in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and corporate finance.

Jay Kellerman is Managing Partner of the firm’s Toronto office. He is a partner in Stikeman Elliott’s corporate-commercial section in Toronto and also leads the Global Mining Group. Mr. Kellerman has more than 20 years of experience as a corporate lawyer, primarily involved in securities related matters, including financings and mergers and acquisitions.

Dee Rajpal is a partner with Stikeman Elliott in Toronto practicing corporate and securities law. His practice focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate governance, restructuring and compliance matters with an emphasis on cross-border and international transactions.

The discussion will be about:
Inbound and outbound investment
Roles of lawyers in cross-border transactions
Experiences of leading Canadian lawyers
Foreign investment practice in Canada
The economic political and social impact on Canada and Asia
Your academic interests and career aspirations

ALS is most fortunate for Stikeman to agree to help us with this event. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to learn more about the role lawyers play in foreign investments and to network with leading lawyers at a Seven Sister firm.

If you have any questions or comments, please email utlaw.als@gmail.com. You can also find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/utlaw.als.


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