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S. Steve Popoff
Blaneys on Business for March features two engaging stories, one about what is and the other about what may be. What is - and in rising numbers - is the pop-up shop phenomenon and the unique leasing issues they present to both landlords and tenants, as discussed here by Blaney McMurtry's Michael Gilburt and Horatiu Porime. What may be is a greater number of "benefit corporations" in Canada starting with privately-owned companies. Blaney McMurtry's Laina Smith explains.