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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 ( ...

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 ...

Improving the Collection and Utility of Law Enforcement Use of Force Data – IACP 2016 Session

Sunday 16th Oct 2016

Unlocking and harnessing the power of “big data” is a common challenge for modern professionals, and that’s just as true for those in law enforcement as well. That was the central theme of one of the opening sessions – “Improving the Collection and Utility of Law Enforcement Use of Force Data” – from the 123rd ...

Continuous Innovation: Forum Magazine

Thursday 29th Sep 2016

The disruptive role of technology and how it can help firms thrive in a rapidly changing environment is one of several technology-related themes explored in the new issue of Forum magazine focused on Continuous Innovation. The issue examines large law’s growing use of cloud computing technology, and how security concerns are both a driver and ...

Australian Law Firm Demand Still Declining, Says Peer Monitor Report

Wednesday 28th Sep 2016

The Australian legal market suffered its fourth consecutive year of declining demand, according to a new report issued by Peer Monitor and Melbourne Law School, “2016 Australia: State of the Legal Market,” based on financial data drawn from the Australian offices of 21 major law firms. Demand for Australian firms declined an average of 1.9% across firms ...

Elite VANTAGE EMEA Kicks Off

Tuesday 27th Sep 2016

I had the privilege of hosting the opening keynote session at VANTAGE EMEA this week and both Eric Ruud and I devoted a lot of our time to discussing our continued focus and commitment to Customer Advocacy.  We have made many changes to enhance the customer experience over the past year. As I said onstage ...