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July 14, 2017
Supreme Court of Canada Upholds Global Take-Down Order Against Google

In a decision that will have far-reaching impacts across the Internet and the world, the Supreme Court of Canada confirmed that Google had to takedown both Canadian and foreign website listings that linked to content infringing on intellectual property rights. Google Inc. v Equustek Solutions Inc., 2017 SCC 34, the 7-2 d... Read More

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July 13, 2017
MindBridge Analytics Raises $4.3 Million Seed Financing

Ottawa-based MindBridge Analytics, which uses AI and machine learning to help identify and eliminate financial crimes, has announced a $4.3 million seed round. MindBridge’s funding was led by San Francisco-based 8VC, Montreal’s Real Ventures, and Mars IAF. The round also saw participation from serial entrepreneurs ... Read More

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June 21, 2017
Top Hat Raises Another $9 Million

Top Hat has raised $9 million in its Series C follow-on funding from Toronto-based Leaders Fund. The company raised its $29.5 million Series C back in February. LaBarge Weinstein acted as counsel to Top Hat with a team that included James Smith, Kyle Lavender, and Leigh-Anne Norris. Read more here.... Read More

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June 21, 2017
ProntoForms Closes $5.77 Million in Private Placements

ProntoForms Corporation (TSX VENTURE: PFM) is pleased to announce that it has closed the bought deal private placement financing, selling 13,880,000 units  including the full exercise of the underwriters' option, at an issue price of $0.38 per unit for aggregate gross proceeds to the company of $5,274,400. The Offering was... Read More

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June 16, 2017
LW Sponsors and Participates in Hearts in Motion

As part of our firm's 20th anniversary, we are supporting a number of charitable organizations and initiatives throughout 2017. One of  the programs that we chose to sponsor and participate in was the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation's Hearts in Motion campaign. Hearts in Motion is a Virtual 5K event that ... Read More

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