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July 28 Webinar: Tackling Bullying and Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession

Friday 24th Jul 2020

The Thomson Reuters Transforming Women’s Leadership in the Law (TWLL) program will host the third webinar in its series focused on the evolving circumstances due to COVID-19 on July 28. The series, which began in May, explores the practical methods to advance gender equality and helps organizations support necessary cultural change. The series also examines ...

HighQ Powers New Ad Hoc Platform for Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce

Wednesday 15th Jul 2020

The Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce is one of the largest arbitral institutions in the world and administers around 200 cases per year, some involving sums in the tens of billions of Euros. Thomson Reuters and the SCC announced that SCC is offering parties and tribunals the opportunity to use the SCC’s ...

June 30 Webinar: Insights for Diverse Leadership and a Culture to Support Change

Monday 29th Jun 2020

The Thomson Reuters Transforming Women’s Leadership in the Law (TWLL) program in Europe will host the second webinar in its series focused on the evolving circumstances due to COVID-19 on June 30. The series, which kicked off on May 26, examines the practical methods to advance gender equality and helps organizations support necessary cultural change. ...

Canadian Corporate Law Departments Focus on Combining Effectiveness and Efficiency

Tuesday 9th Jun 2020

Canada looked like a growth market for the legal profession when 2020 began, and as spend was expected to grow, in-house teams’ strategic priorities centered on two core areas: being more effective and efficient. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and the global economic fallout, these primary goals have largely remained unchanged. These are among the findings ...

Webinar Series: Insights for Diverse Leadership and a Culture to Support Change

Wednesday 20th May 2020

The Thomson Reuters Transforming Women’s Leadership in the Law (TWLL) program in Europe will kick off a webinar series on May 26, focusing on the evolving circumstances due to COVID-19, and examining the practical methods to advance gender equality and help organizations support necessary cultural change. The series also will explore the future of the ...

E-Commerce: Consumer Protection Underscored

Monday 23rd Mar 2020

The first week of March saw new developments regarding the focus on the threats posed to American consumers arising from online commercial activity. The recent activity occurred in the House of Representatives, while in January 2020 it was the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the White House that issued a report and an executive ...

Thomson Reuters Resource Center: Staying Current on COVID-19

Wednesday 18th Mar 2020

As the global spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) continues, our main objective at Thomson Reuters is to support customers and their businesses. As part of this commitment, Thomson Reuters developed a COVID-19 resource center earlier this week to help navigate this complicated and fast-changing environment. It includes several free resources, created and curated by Thomson Reuters ...

Top 10 Canadian Law Firm Brands

Tuesday 3rd Mar 2020

Blakes is ranked as the top Canadian law firm brand for a fifth consecutive year, according to the 2020 Canadian Law Firm Brand Index from Acritas, now part of Thomson Reuters.  McCarthy Tétrault, the runner-up, has steadily held that position over the same period of time, and this year managed to close the gap slightly ...

China to Combat Infringing Exports

Wednesday 24th Jul 2019

China announced that its Customs Administration will undertake a special enforcement campaign aimed at protecting intellectual property (IP), from July 1 to Dec. 31, 2019. The special enforcement period will target key product sectors: consumer electronics, automotive accessories, personal care supplies, clothing, bags and footwear. The Chinese announcement appears on the government’s IP website (www.chinaipr.gov.cn). ...

Reuters Reporters Freed After 500+ Days in Myanmar Jail

Tuesday 7th May 2019

Read the coverage and view the impactful slideshow from Reuters highlighting the release of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo. Additional coverage includes: Reuters TV Key Facts Journalist Reactions And the story that led to their being arrested  

A Message to Customers Impacted by the California Wildfires

Wednesday 14th Nov 2018

Dear friends, The recent wildfires in California have severely impacted many. It’s in such times that we all must work together, and Thomson Reuters stands in full support of those impacted. We have a hotline for customers displaced by the recent wildfires, and we ask that you contact us at the Disaster Recovery Hotline at 1-833-TRCARES ...

Oh Canada! Thomson Reuters Recognized as a Best Workplace in Canada for Women

Monday 6th Mar 2017

Thomson Reuters was named today as one of the 2017 Best Workplaces in Canada for Women. Organizations recognized have a minimum 90% positive employee response to the statement “I am treated fairly regardless of my gender.” To be recognized for high workplace equality, companies are assessed based on levels of workplace trust experienced by their ...

FBI Director James Comey on the Current State of Law Enforcement – IACP Conference

Sunday 16th Oct 2016

It was standing room only as FBI Director James Comey addressed attendees at the International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference (IACP) in San Diego today. IACP President Terrence Cunningham introduced Director Comey, who shared his thoughts on the current state of law enforcement, violent confrontations with the public, the culture of policing, the global ...