Law and Business students gain a solid understanding of many key legal issues in the corporate world, including contract negotiations, human resources, policy development and property transactions, as well as areas that are of increasing importance and significance such as corporate social responsibility and corporate governance. Critical thinking and the application of legal knowledge are at the heart of all courses offered in the Law and Business major, providing students with the strongest integration of law and business among all business programs in Canada.
Faculty teaching in the Law and Business program are renowned experts in their areas of study which include: international law, human rights law, privacy, government regulation, environmental law and corporate social responsibility. Students pursuing a business degree in Law benefit from professors who have extensive years of industry experience and strong connections to businesses, governments and NGOs.
Fall 2019 Guest Lecture Series
The speaker series will take place in TRS1-147, from 3:15-4:30pm
|September 12th||Ralph E. Lean – Counsel, Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP|
|September 19th||Brian Burke – Sportsnet|
|September 26th||Erin Kelly – President and CEO, Advanced Symbolics Inc.|
|October 3rd||The Honorable Caroline Mulroney – Minister of Transportation|
Jim Warren – President and CEO, Riseley Strategies Inc.
Adrienne Batra – Editor in Chief, Toronto Sun
Olivia Chow – Former NDP, Member of the Canadian House of Commons
|October 24th||Bruce Bower – President and CEO, AMJ Campbell Van Lines|
Isaac Olowolofe –CEO, DreamMaker Group
Laura McGee – Founder and CEO, Diversio
|November 14th||John Levy – Chairman and CEO, The Score Media and Gaming Inc.|
|November 21st||Barry Avrich – CEO, BT/A Advertising Inc.|
|November 28th||Mitchell Cohen – President, The Daniels Corporation|