Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

June 01, 2011 10:30 ET

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP: Social Media Use by Public Companies in Canada

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 1, 2011) - Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm announced that it will be hosting a seminar on the use of social media by public companies in Canada.

The seminar will be held on June 21, 2011 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm in the firm's offices in Vancouver, British Columbia. The seminar is open to the media.

The seminar will be moderated by Fasken Martineau's Georald Ingborg, a Partner in the firm's Securities, Mergers & Acquisitions group. Panellists will include:

  • Eleanor Fritz – Director, Compliance & Disclosure, Toronto Stock Exchange
  • Rhylin Bailie – Director, Communications & Investor Relations, NovaGold Resources Inc.
  • Caroline Clapham – Associate, Securities, Mergers & Acquisitions, Fasken Martineau

The panel will present an interactive discussion reviewing examples on Twitter, YouTube and Facebook in the context of the Canadian securities regulatory framework and will cover how social media can be leveraged to compliment traditional disclosure practices and to enhance investor relations.

Media interested in attending should contact Stephen Hastings at shastings@fasken.com, or Blair Lill, blill@fasken.com.

About Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm. With over 675 lawyers, the firm has offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London, Paris and Johannesburg. For additional information, please visit the firm's website at www.fasken.com.

For more details, or for a registration link to be sent to you, email Justin Mui at jmui@fasken.com.

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