George S. Takach is a Toronto-based partner of McCarthy Tétrault where he is head of the High Tech Law Group. Mr. Takach practises business law, with an emphasis on software, computers, technology, and related matter. A recent survey conducted by Lexpert, a law directory publisher, ranked Mr. Takach among a handful of the leading lawyers in Canada in the computer law field.Mr. Takach previously taught computer law in the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto and currently (since 1990) teaches a course in Computers, Information and the Law at Osgoode Hall Law School. He holds a B.A. (Hons.) in political economy from the University of Toronto, an M.A. in International Relations from Carleton University, and an LL.B. from the University of Toronto.