June 16 - 17, 2015

Expand in the USA 2015: Strategies, Financings, Connections

Join Dickinson Wright for the “Expand in the USA: Strategies, Financings, Connections” event on June 16 – 17, 2015 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario.

Dickinson Wright will moderate two panels during the event. “Agents and Distribution Partners: What Does it Take to Up Your Game” will take place on June 16 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and be moderated by Dan Ujczo and feature Paul Fransway. This session will discuss the pros and cons of each distribution method, selecting the agent or distribution partner, getting it in writing, and more.

The second panel is “Sue or be Sued: Beware the Litigious USA”, which will be moderated by John Leslie and feature Mark High, takes place on June 17 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Strategic issues to be discussed, include: key potential risks of litigation a Canadian SME needs to consider when expanding in the U.S.; the common mistakes made by Canadian SMEs doing business with, or in, the United States, in terms of reducing liability from litigation; where can a Canadian SME be sued and how much liability and cost of litigation can be incurred; and when is arbitration a good alternative to going to court.

Dickinson Wright operates on the front-lines of the world’s largest two-way trading relationship. From its headquarters in Detroit, Mich. and with offices located throughout key Canada-US trade corridors, Dickinson Wright assists clients that are participating in the nearly $700 billion of annual cross-border trade. Dickinson Wright’s “Two Countries-One Roof” approach provides seamless representation that reflects the integrated nature of our clients’ cross-border operations. Our network of offices in Michigan, Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, and Kentucky serve clients operating in the leading Canda-US manufacturing and innovation hub.

To learn more about the “Expand in the USA” Conference or to register, please click here.
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International Centre
Mississauga, Ontario
Registration Required