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Volleyball coach reinstated after recruiting student athlete charged with sexual assault

Included in Discovery: Atlantic Education & the Law – Issue 08 Clarence Bennett It is increasingly difficult to reconcile the rights of a student charged with sexual assault, with the rights of the victim, along with the university’s responsibility to ensure the campus is safe and free of sexual violence. While a student is innocent…
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In the strictest confidence: reviewing confidentiality clauses with a view to fostering engagement and limiting risk

Included in Discovery: Atlantic Education & the Law – Issue 08 Jacob Zelman Striking the proper balance Public discourse around instances of sexual violence is at an all-time high. In the wake of the #MeToo movement there are signs of greater willingness to speak up against sexual violence. With greater public accountability for perpetrators, there…
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Liability for online misconduct: do new torts mean increased risk for universities?

Included in Discovery: Atlantic Education & the Law – Issue 08 Nancy Rubin, QC and Jennifer Taylor   More than ever, many of our meetings, classes, presentations and personal communications are happening virtually. With this increased use of the internet comes a greater risk of online misbehaviour. Canadian courts have responded by developing new torts…
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Emily Cyr joins Fredericton office

We welcome Fredericton associate Emily Cyr to our corporate and commercial team. With a background in banking and government institutions, Emily will assist clients with debt financing, commercial contract negotiation and drafting, corporate reorganization as well as mergers and acquisitions.
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Daniela Bassan, QC, teaches McGill copyright master class

Halifax partner Daniela Bassan, QC, will be giving a live, virtual lecture Monday, July 26 as part of the McGill University and Intellectual Property Institute of Canada summer courses. She will discuss fair dealing in legislation and caselaw, education and practice.
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Welcome to our new lawyers in St. John’s

We are pleased to welcome litigation associates Meghan Foley, Sarah Hogan and Julie Morris to our St. John’s office. Meghan, Sarah and Julie will be a part of our litigation team, helping clients through every step of their files.
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Upcoming Events

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If you would like additional information about our events, please contact Candice Porter, Events Coordinator, at cnporter@stewartmckelvey.com

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