Helen Liu is Associate Senior Counsel at Intact Financial Corporation. She practices corporate and regulatory insurance law in a group of approximately 40 corporate counsels spread between the Toronto and Montreal offices. Helen has been a corporate counsel in the insurance industry since the beginning of her career, including her experience as counsel with the Financial Services Commission of Ontario. Helen obtained her B.C.L./LL.B. degrees from McGill University’s Faculty of Law, and provides legal services in both English and French. In addition to her day job, Helen is currently the Chair of the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association – Ontario Chapter, which is a Section of the Ontario Bar Association.
Getting the Deal Through - Commercial Contracts in Jurisdictions Worldwide Handbook is produced by LexisNexis in association with Getting The Deal Through, provides international analysis of key areas of law and policy for lawyers and business people, including, among others, acquisition finance, corporate governance, e-commerce, intellectual property, labour and employment, licensing, product liability, and vertical agreements. In this guide, a standard set of questions was asked of lawyers at leading law firms across dozens of jurisdictions worldwide. This particular edition is intended to give an overview of common contractual issues that often create sticking points during negotiations and contract drafting.
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