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Launching a New Website

Launching a New Website
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."- Friedrich Nietzsche
At MDK Business Law, our clients and business colleagues have noticed our metamorphosis over the past few months to a downtown law firm.Along with our fresh client-friendly offices, new hires and greater investment in technology-supported legal services, we wanted to renew the look and feel of our website.We chose to build the site on PageCloud’s platform, as we’ve always had great customer support from them in the past.
Why embark on this daunting exercise?We were inspired by a podcast on Lawyerist (https://lawyerist.com/podcast-171-karin-conroy/_ that reinforced the message that our website must contain clear, concise and useful information for you.Our website is also a central location from which we can provide the public with more timely access to general legal information via our Twitter and LinkedIn updates and posts.
It took several iterations, consultations, the need to over…

MDK 3.0 Video Series:

Here is Where the Videos From the MDK 3.0 Series Can be Accessed

Watch the Real Strategy video here: https://youtu.be/DaqLJzjoQPU
Watch the Quantum Cyber Defence video here: https://youtu.be/KKnqHjmslQ4


Watch the Wicket Inc. video here: https://youtu.be/cGsU3mz6kyU



The Tech Industry in Canada

The Tech Industry in Ontario


Canadian technology companies are known worldwide for cutting edge innovation. Growing at a fast pace, there are big opportunities to partner with some of these hidden gems: 
iBIONICS http://ibionics.ca/

iBIONICS is an Ottawa based tech company that works on aids for the blind community, providing them with the solution that brings them sight. They state that they are doing for blind people what Chochlear is doing for deaf people. They do this by providing a solution that is a bionic retina, the Diamond Eye. They solve the issue of converting light to electric pulses with their product. They saw a problem that needed to be solved with over 200 million people dealing with blindness as a result of Age-Related Macular Degeneration or Retinitis Pigmentosa.
inBay Technologies  https://www.inbaytech.com/

inBay Technologies Inc. delivers a convenient, safe and secure access to enterprise services and applications. The company's idQ®Enterprise is a unique and inn…

GDPR

The GDPR is likely to impact smaller companies in the overall scheme. People unaware o this new legislation will potentially be fined with it is enforced next year. 
Here is a list of things that the new legislation will do and change for Canadian businesses and what should be considered as a Canadian business owner or employee:
First and foremost it should be known that the restrictions and requirements in the GDPR are similar to those in the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act in Canada and therefore will be an easier adjustment. The adjustments to look for are:
        - Being sure to review consent forms         - Reviewing contracts         - Ensuring the GDPR requirements for a company's Chief Privacy Officer are being met         - Reviewing privacy and data policies         - Consulting with legal counsel
When the GDPR comes into place, it will apply to companies that have an establishment in the EU or that engage in data processing activities. Th…

Business Benefits of a Downtown Location