It’s all legalese to me! How to avoid common legal mistakes

Are you easily overwhelmed when thinking of all the potential legal matters your venture could encounter? Tune into this week’s episode to hear Sunny Handa, senior partner at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP – and Bobbi Bidochka, our own Venture Associate, discuss all things related to tech law!

Join the discussion to learn tips on how to prevent some of the common legal issues many startups face in the beginning, women and diversity in a predominantly male industry, gain a legal perspective relating to NFTs, Cryptocurrency, VRAR, and the metaverse; and more.

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Sunny Handa

Senior Partner at Blakes

Sunny is a lawyer and senior partner at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP where he founded (in 2002) and still leads the Blakes Technology group nationally; he has over 25 years of experience working with both emerging and world-leading tech companies in Canada and internationally. Prior to joining Blakes, he founded several software and internet start-ups. Today, he represents technology businesses from start-ups to some of the largest tech companies in the world. Sunny is also a professor (adj.) at McGill University, where he currently teaches Communications Law and previously taught in the areas of IT law, complex corporate and commercial transactions and intellectual property law. He has also authored and co-authored 18 books in the areas of law and business.