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Most of us, at one time or another, have made a mistake when it comes to sending an email. Perhaps you've made an error but pressed send too quickly, attached the wrong document, or emailed the wrong person entirely! The situation is...

We often highlight articles that would be interesting and relevant to the Firmex community. We thought you might find the following article by Peter Coons from The Daily Record insightful. The article highlights the regulatory and ethical obligations of lawyers to...

This article helps you look at your business as an acquirer might when valuing your company. The more attractive you can make it, the better the chance you'll get a higher value for your business.

Part 2 of our Big Data series focused the seven techniques that can be used to extract valuable answers from large data sets. We’ll now outline three popular Big Data platforms, each capable of rapidly processing massive amounts of data. Recap: What...

Most firms acknowledge that there is risk associated with the exposure of their confidential information. This can be in the form of legal risk, if it relates to personal information, or competitive risk, in the case of commercial information, like trade secrets...

Millions of people use cloud computing every day to send and receive personal emails, host and share files, and sync their digital lives.

As authorities escalate their crack down on digital piracy, users need to rethink where they store their personal data in the cloud. In January 2012, millions of users were caught off guard when Megaupload was shut down by federal authorities. Megaupload was...

In one of the most radical changes to securities laws since the 1930’s, the JOBS Act will, for the first time, allow emerging growth companies to raise capital from non-accredited investors (e.g. members of the general public) in return for small...

The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS Act), signed into law by President Obama on April 5th 2012, aims to open up the door for budding entrepreneurs and startups by increasing their ability to raise capital and reducing various securities regulations. The...

New research findings reveal that M&A deal activity in North America is on the rise. After somewhat disappointing figures in April, the value of deals targeting North American companies rose in May by a sharp 45%, from a rather lackluster US$57,365...