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16 November 2020

Incorporating your business: Minute books and why using a lawyer makes sense

Anand Athiviraham

This is the first post of a new 4-part startup series created by Watson Goepel LLP corporate lawyer, Anand Athiviraham. When incorporating a new business, budget-conscious entrepreneurs typically have a primary focus on minimizing costs. While many free or low-cost online legal resources promise bargain prices, bypassing qualified and tailored legal guidance can lead to…

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4 October 2019

Essential Agreements for Your Business

Anand Athiviraham

What agreements do I need for my business? A significant part of my practice involves advising clients on which agreements best suit their business needs and goals. Whether it’s two partners looking to start a new venture, a growing business looking to fundraise, or a more established entity negotiating an acquisition, they all need agreements…

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7 December 2018

Cannabis in the workplace: Sorting through the weeds

Anand Athiviraham

Check out our latest blog post on cannabis in the workplace, published this week in Surrey604 Magazine! “With the recent legalization of cannabis on October 17, 2018, employers have been scrambling to understand their liability in light of potential cannabis use by their employees in the workplace. Given the increased likelihood of recreational cannabis use…

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