7th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit

Presented on Thursday, February 23, 2017

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    7th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit

    • Speakers:
    • Lara Nathans, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Erol Uzumeri, Search Light Capital
    • Sam Newman, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
    • John Boscariol, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Robert Glasgow, Associate, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Kirsten Thompson, Deloitte
    • Jennifer Lee, Deloitte
    • Dominic Thérien, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Don Houston, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Chris Hubbard, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Katherine Booth, Health Canada
    • Nora Wang, Health Canada
  • About this program:
  • Join us for our 7th Annual National McCarthy Tétrault Consumer Products & Retail Summit. Designed for legal counsel and business leaders, this session will feature the latest industry trends and legal developments in this space. We will engage in a lively discussion and will offer practical tips for addressing timely issues facing retailers and consumer-facing businesses today.

    Don’t miss this year’s keynote address by Erol Uzumeri, Founding Partner of Searchlight Capital who will share highlights of the ever changing retail industry.

    Hear leading practitioners speak on trends in retail and hot topics for 2017 such as:

    - Transactional Trends and Issues in the US Retail Market: Implications for Canada lead by Samuel A. Newman of Gibson Dunn and Crutcher
    - Competition Law Issues in Retail and Consumer Facing Industries, including misleading advertising, upcoming CASL private right of action, resale price maintenance, and abuse of dominance
    - Data, Disruption and Regulation in the Retail and Consumer Facing Industries
    - Opportunities for Retailers and Consumer Products Companies Under the New Canada-EU CETA trade
    - "Fireside Chat” With Health Canada – Q&A With Consumer Product Safety

    This program qualifies for up to 2.5 hours of eligible educational activity or CPD/MCE credit under the mandatory education regimes in British Columbia, Ontario and Québec.