- Helping business become more aware and informed
- Pragmatic course content that universities and law schools can utilize to better educate their student populations.
Hetherington seeks to make business entities more aware and knowledgeable of the complex framework of law that governs and regulates their operations. The benefit to business is potentially twofold, programs would help its business clients adopt a comprehensive, proactive program to prevent legal problems before they surface rather than having to spend inordinate sums on lawyers to deal with the aftermath of those same problems once they have materialized.
Secondly, understanding that legal problems are inevitable, helping business become more aware and informed regarding applicable principles of law will pay handsome dividends be helping them make best use of their lawyers. In both instances, the investment in legal education geared for the needs of business will pay dividends measured in increased net profit when it comes time to calculate the bottom line at the end of every quarter. Finally, seeks to provide the academic world with pragmatic course content that universities and law schools can utilize to better educate their student populations.