UPDATED ON: Tuesday, July 31, 2007
Stikeman Elliott LLP:
Edward J. Waitzer,
Jarislowsky Dimma Mooney Chair in Corporate Governance
From The Globe and Mail
Stikeman Elliott LLP is proud to recognize the appointment of its partner Edward J. Waitzer as the inaugural Jarislowsky Dimma Mooney Chair in Corporate Governance at the Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business of York University in Toronto. The three-year appointment, which takes effect on January 1, 2008, is a tribute to Mr. Waitzer's reputation as one of Canada's leading lawyers and recognizes his particular expertise as an advisor to boards of directors in complex situations.
During his appointment, Mr. Waitzer will remain an active partner of Stikeman Elliott, of which he was Chair from 1999 to 2006. The firm is delighted that not only its clients but the students and faculty of York University and the broader legal community will now be able to benefit from our colleague's insight and experience in this important area of business law.