Q+A: Ryan Black talks to The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia about the latest tech law trends  

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February 2019

McMillan IP and technology lawyer Ryan Black was interviewed by The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia (CLEBC) as part of their monthly Spotlight Series. Ryan discussed key tech trends, the top technology issues for business lawyers, and provided useful tips for lawyers who need to up their game in technology. 

“Everyone’s going to have to know enough about technology to be competent in their respective industries and to recognize when it’s time to bring in a pro for technology issues,” Ryan said. “Any new technology must be viewed through the lens of existing laws and rules, meaning that good lawyers need to identify an issue as a technology-related legal issue for their clients.”

Read the full CLEBC Q+A.