Corporate Social Responsability and the critical role of the lawyer

  • Dates:
    Feb 05, 2015
  • Hours:
    From 1:30 PM to 4:50 PM
  • Location:
    Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre 2 Harbour Square Toronto, ON M5J 1A6
  • Event Type:
    Conference & Trade Show

Contact Information

Graham Christison
PD Marketing Lead & Business Analyst
20 Toronto Street Toronto, ON M5C 2B8
416 869 1047 346
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The Ontario Bar Associations annual INSTITUTE event is Canada's largest legal gathering. Sign up for this joint program presented by the Natural Resources and Energy Law, International and Business Law Sections of the OBA for a 

While it may have once been the case that Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”) fell outside the purview of lawyers, the same does not hold true today. As corporate clients become more sophisticated with increasing and diverse stakeholders, so must the advice that lawyers provide with respect to risk management and compliance. Clients from a broad range of industry sectors are increasingly turning to their legal advisers to provide advice on a range of issues related to CSR, whether based on “voluntary” codes or not, such as supply chain compliance strategies, corporate governance, labour issues, bribery, corruption and whistleblowing.

Ensure you do not get left behind, attend this program to hear from our expert faculty including leading practitioners and academics, all at the forefront of this developing area of law. They will provide you with critical CSR developments, internationally
and domestically, with a focus on how they impact your clients and the advice you provide them. Register now.