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May 11, 2017
Don’t sue the messenger? CASL’s private right of action coming July 1, 2017

By now most Canadian businesses have had at least some exposure to Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), which came into force in 2014. However, one key aspect of CASL that is still pending will soon expand the impact of the law on non-compliant organizations, potentially resulting in large damages awards. On July 1, ... Read More

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May 11, 2017
Invenia Closes $5M Series A

Invenia Technical Computing Corporation has raised US $5 million in Series A funding led by Zetta Venture Partners. Invenia is the developer of a machine learning platform that optimizes power grids and reduces harmful emissions. LaBarge Weinstein acted as counsel to Invenia with a team that included James Smith, Kyle L... Read More

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May 11, 2017
Calian Expands its Emergency Management Service Offerings with ISR Acquisition

Calian Group Ltd. (TSX:CGY) is pleased to announce that it has acquired International Safety Research Inc. (ISR) of Ottawa, Ontario. ISR has been in business for almost 20 years providing radiation and nuclear safety engineering, and emergency preparedness and response services to both government and private sector customer... Read More

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May 5, 2017
Farmlead Closes a $6.5 Million Series A Financing

FarmLead, the world’s leading online grain marketplace, recently announced a $6.5 million USD Series A raise led by Monsanto Growth Ventures (MGV), with additional investments from Avrio Ventures, the MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund and Serra Ventures. The close supports FarmLead’s expansion into the U.S. market and ... Read More

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April 28, 2017
Market Track Expands eCommerce Offerings with Acquisition of 360pi

Market Track, LLC, the leader in advertising, eCommerce, brand protection, and promotional intelligence solutions, has acquired 360pi Corporation, a leading provider of online product and pricing intelligence. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. LaBarge Weinstein acted as counsel to 360pi with a team... Read More

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