IT/Internet Law – The Year in Review

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Date/Time
May 31, 2005
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location
McCarthy T├ętrault LLP
66 Wellington Street West, Suite 5300
Toronto, Ontario

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TOPIC

Barry Sookman will provide his annual update of significant developments in IT/Internet Law. It is an annual tradition that is not to be missed.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Barry Sookman is a partner with McCarthy Tetrault in Toronto where he is the head of the Internet and Electronic Commerce Group. Prior to that, he was head of the Intellectual Property Group for 6 years. Mr. Sookman is one of Canada’s foremost authorities in the area of Information Technology Law.

Barry Sookman is the author of the three volume text entitled Sookman: Computer Law: Acquiring and Protecting Information Technology (1989-1999), the four volume text Sookman: Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Law (1999-2005) and the book Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Terms: Judicial, Legislative and Technical Definitions (2004). He also lectures and writes extensively on legal issues related to computer, electronic commerce and Internet law.

Barry Sookman appears as a leading lawyer in the areas of computer & IT and technology in both the 2005 Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, published by Lexpert and American Lawyer, and the 2005 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada.

COST FOR ATTENDANCE

Cost for lunch: $10 for members and students, $15 for non-members, payable at the meeting. Receipts will be available. Cheques should be made payable to the Toronto Computer Lawyers’ Group.

REGISTER BEFORE NOON, Friday May 27th

REGISTRATIONS WILL NOT BE CONFIRMED UNLESS THE LUNCH IS FULLY BOOKED.

Cancellations also accepted before noon, Friday May 27th. Substitutions are permitted anytime. Registrants who do not attend and do not cancel or send a substitute will be invoiced for lunch.

PLEASE E-MAIL REGISTRATIONS OR CANCELLATIONS TO:

secretarytclg@hotmail.com

TCLG Executive Organizational Meeting – May 31, 2005

The final TCLG executive meeting is scheduled for 11:00 am, May 31, 2005 at McCarthy Tetrault, immediately preceding the regular noon meeting. Anyone interested in participating in the organization of the TCLG next year is encouraged to attend.

MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS AND NEW MEMBERS

The fee to join the TCLG for 2004-2005 is $30. Law students enrolled in full time studies may join free of charge. Membership runs from September to August, and the TCLG meets monthly from September to May.

Please circulate this notice to business associates, clients, colleagues or others who may be interested in attending a meeting or joining the TCLG.