The practice of law is filled with challenging conversations: tempering an emotional client’s unrealistic expectations, calling out a colleague’s lack of professionalism, and pointing out costly errors in a subordinate’s work. No one enjoys these tough talks, and many of us try to delay or avoid them, leading to wasted time, unnecessary stress, and even errors. So how do we turn these …

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Join the Society’s TRC Working Group for their next education session Trauma-Informed Lawyering with lawyer and host of the “The Trauma-Informed Lawyer” podcast Myrna McCallum.

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The coronavirus pandemic has brought commercial agreements into sharp focus. While force majeure clauses were the first flashpoint, it has become increasingly clear that additional contract terms, including those relating to termination and breach, require new consideration. In an environment where pandemics and other global crises are now foreseeable, anticipation and clarity in drafting is …

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