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Speaking Engagements/Publications

Legal Pitfalls in Corporate Governance: Mitigating legal risks and protecting you and your organization from liability" presented at the Institute of Internal Auditors conference on Enterprise Risk Management and Control Self Assessment in Las Vegas on September 10, 2004.

Corporate Governance in a Post-Enron World" presented at the Institute of Internal Auditors conference on Enterprise Risk Management and Control Self Assessment in Las Vegas on September 8, 2004.

Corporate Governance & the CIO's Role - Executives overwhelmed by the new compliance rules may want to turn to CIOs for a helping hand." IT Business, May 2004, Toronto, Ontario

Privacy Law in Canada" presented at The National Club on November 12, 2003

"Corporate Governance (Corporate Policies)Grabs Spotlight in Post-Enron World", The Journal of Corporate Renewal, Turnaround Management Association, Chicago, Illinois October 2002

"Targeting an Acquisition for the Right Fit" presented at the 4th Annual Mergers and Acquisitions Skills Summit - a 3 day Federated Press conference in Toronto, Ontario on September 23, 2002

"Laying Down the Law: Legal agreements offer the support you need in important business transactions." CMA Management Magazine, May 2002

"Purchasing and Procurement of Goods & Services - best practices and legal issues" presented at OIPMAC - Oakville District, March 12, 2002, Oakville

"Commercial Contract and Partnering Negotiations - Win-Win Strategies" presented at Liberty Village New Media Centre, March 8, 2002, Toronto

"IT Growing Pains. For many firms, outsourcing may be the answer to increasing technology demands." Canadian Insurance Magazine, February 2002

"Outsourcing: from a legal perspective", Canadian Treasurer Magazine, February/March 2002

"Corporate Finance - a legal perspective" presented at the Hellenic Canadian Board of Trade, October 24, 2001, Toronto

"Software Development and Corporate Purchasing Policies" presented at the Ontario Institute of the Purchasing Management Association of Canada conference, October 16-20, 2001, Niagara Falls

"Raising Capital - a legal perspective" presented at McMaster's "CampusIncubator" Business Plan Challenge Workshop, September 29, 2001, McMaster University, Hamilton

"Software Development: Structuring the Contract" presented at "Caucus", International Computer Negotiations, September 5-7, 2001, Orlando

"Outsourcing IT - Get the most out of outsourcing", Canadian Treasurer Magazine, August/September 2001

"Acquiring Information Technologies: Contracting for Success" presented at "Caucus", International Computer Negotiations, June 12, 2001, Toronto

"Trade Secrets - Contracts & Corporate Policies" presented at "Information Technology and Cyberspace Law Symposium", York Professional Development Programme, May 9-12, 2001, Toronto

"Hardware Contracts and Systems Integration" presented at "Contracting for Information Technology", York Professional Development Programme, March 2 & 3, 1998, Toronto

"Agreements for Software Development and Support Services" presented at "Expert Purchasing of Corporate Information Technology Systems", Federated Press, February 24, 1998, Toronto

"Year 2000 Notice Letters and Assessment of Contractual Rights and Liabilities" presented at the Toronto Computer Lawyers' Group, January 13, 1998, Toronto

"Maintaining Technology Standards" presented at "PC Nightmare", International Computer Negotiations, June 27, 1997, Chicago

"Surviving the Millennium Crisis" presented at "PC Nightmare", International Computer Negotiations, June 26, 1997, Chicago

"Corporate Governance Issues and Policies on Use of the Internet" presented to CIBC's Corporate Governance Group, January 27 & 30, 1997, Toronto

"Win - Win Negotiating" presented at "Caucus 96", September, 1996, Atlanta

Chris Koressis
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