Steven Hennig is Senior Counsel with Shopify's Commercial Group. This group of lawyers provides guidance and support to internal clients across most of Shopify's global service and product lines. Throughout his career, Steven’s professional focus has been the intersection of technology and the law. Steven started his legal career in-house at a Canadian software company, and moved on to work as an associate in McCarthy Tétrault's Technology and Outsourcing Group.
Outside of work, Steven runs both short and long distances very slowly, all while taking sneakers far too seriously. He faces his toughest negotiations at home with his three year old daughter.
On Oct. 1, 2018, following frenzied weekend trade negotiations, Canada announced that it would join in the new tripartite agreement to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, also known as NAFTA, with the new name United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement or USMCA.
Here is a roundup of all the analysis and opinion pieces we published this week covering the many aspects of cannabis legalization in Canada that came into effect on Oct. 17, 2018.
Featured: Aliya Ramji, Figure 1
Up in smoke: Preparing for the presence of marijuana in the workplace
Sexual harassment claims a perfect storm of trouble for businesses, say lawyers
Rule of Law Report, Issue 2
Featured: Tiffany Jung, BuyATab Online
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Benefits of technology worth the risk in M&A: panel
New data protection standards will be challenge for Canadian IHC: panel
Featured: Julie Chapman
Balanced response key to workplace sexual misconduct allegations
Digital disruptor: The legal challenges of 'open banking'
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