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May 5, 2020: 15:00 - 16:00

Expanding Your Business to Canada - A Legal Primer for Tech Companies

CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers

Aaron Baer, Fiona Brown and Donald B. Johnston

External Speakers:
Sam Saad - Head of Programs & Operations, Gatik
Liana Hovakimyam - Director, Investment Attraction, USA West, Toronto Global


Many foreign companies are attracted to Canada’s top-tier tech talent and are looking to reach new customers and grow their revenues. At Aird & Berlis, we help foreign companies expand their businesses to Canada. Companies that we have worked with recently include Gatik, Kalamuna and Voxer.

Join our panel of experts as we share insight on how to bring your company to Canada. We will provide guidance about how to make your transition as smooth as possible.

Sam Saad, Head of Programs & Operations at Gatik, will join our discussion. Gatik recently worked with Aird & Berlis to expand into Canada from the U.S. Sam will provide information about the experience of opening a Toronto office from a tech business's perspective.

Topics include:

  • Assessing Canada’s tech sector
  • Best practices for the process of expansion
  • Understanding Canada's employment laws 

For information regarding our webinars and communications, please contact:
Kassey Gonzales | | 416.865.3409

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