11th In-House Counsel Summit


Thursday, February 18, 2021 (9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.)

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CPD Hour(s)*
5 h Substantive
30 m Professionalism
30 m EDI Professionalism

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  • Angela GiancateriniSenior Legal Counsel
    Kellogg Canada Inc.
  • Vinay MehtaAssociate General Counsel
    Alectra Utilities Corporation
After a year like no other, in-house counsel are dealing with new internal and external challenges and pressures. You need innovative strategies to deploy in your legal department (large or small) that address these issues directly while you manage financial costs prudently. This summit helps you find out what you need to know. Our presenters offer insights into the importance and prevalence of e-commerce and electronic signature contracting in the wake of the pandemic, how to find value and advise your organization during an economic downturn, and how employment law and the workplace have been affected by COVID-19.
  • Learn about crisis management for in-house counsel, how to find value and advise your organization during an economic downturn
  • Understand how employment law and the "new normal" workplace have been affected by the pandemic and beyond 
  • Get tips about drafting contracts (and doing business) in the COVID-19 era and beyond 


  • Angela GiancateriniLegal CounselKellogg Canada Inc.
  • Vinay MehtaAssociate General CounselAlectra Utilities Corporation
  • George EllinidisVice-President and General Counsel – InternationalSmuckers Food of Canada Corp.
  • Christine J. PrudhamXplornet Communications Inc
  • Lisa TalbotTorys LLP
  • Jennifer KulykLegal CounselKellogg Canada Inc.
  • Michael S. F. WatsonGowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Brooke MacKenzieMacKenzie Barristers Professional Corporation
  • Richard PfohlGeneral CounselMusic Canada/CONNECT Music Licensing
  • Daniel FabianoFasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Janet ChongLegal CounselSOCAN
  • Daniel DanieleNorton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Adrian IshakSenior Coporate Counsel-Global Labour & EmploymentSalesforce
  • Asma FaiziHead of Legal AffairsAccess Copyright
  • Darlene TonelliInter Alia Law
  • Diana DrappelSenior CounselRBC Law Group
  • Nagendra KrishnamurthyHead of Legal & Corporate SecretaryTata Consultancy Services Canada Inc.
  • Andrew BernsteinTorys LLP
  • Susan KushnerykHansell LLP
  • Peter MurphyShibley Righton LLP

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