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Full-Time

Head of Legal

Skillswave

Posted on 5/7/2024

D2L

D2L

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides learning management system software

Education
Hardware

Senior, Expert

Ontario, Canada

Category
Legal
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
Requirements
  • Called to a bar in Canada or the United States
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience as a corporate lawyer in a leading law firm
  • Strong knowledge of and experience drafting and reviewing contract terms and conditions, including liability, indemnity and IP considerations, government regulations and procurement practices
  • Transaction management experience an asset
  • International experience an asset
  • J.D. or LL.B degree
Responsibilities
  • Provide legal advice on employment matters, litigation, corporate governance, corporate finance, securities, and mergers & acquisitions
  • Develop, draft, revise, administer, implement, and interpret compliance policies, procedures, and programs
  • Advise the People and Culture team on employment law matters
  • Liaise with regulatory bodies and government authorities
  • Manage litigation, including eDiscovery and external litigation counsel
  • Assist with drafting and reviewing agreements

D2L offers the Brightspace LMS software, providing accessible, mobile, reliable, open, secure, and easy-to-use learning experiences, seamlessly integrating with various tools and serving millions of learners globally.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$168.5M

Headquarters

Kitchener, Canada

Founded

1999

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

2%
INACTIVE