Davies Recognized as “Simply Elite” in The Legal 500 Canada

The 2017 edition of The Legal 500 Canada has recognized Davies for its “simply elite” lawyers and “client-focused team players” with rankings in 14 categories, including Tier 1 rankings in the following:

  • Capital Markets
  • Competition and Antitrust
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute Resolution: Québec
  • Infrastructure and Projects
  • Tax

In addition, the following 22 Davies partners have been named leading lawyers in their respective areas of practice:

Updated annually, The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in 106 jurisdictions, on the basis of feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers.


Search and Seizure: Authorities Can’t Keep What They Seize Indefinitely

Feb. 04, 2020 - In a recent decision,1 the Superior Court of Québec held that an authority cannot keep copies of electronic documents seized during a search and seizure after officially notifying the person that it will not bring penal or administrative proceedings against the person. In this decision, the...

Canadian and U.S. Tax Laws: A Review of 2019 and a Look Ahead to 2020

Jan. 30, 2020 - In our annual Tax Review and Outlook report, we look back at significant developments that shaped the Canadian and U.S. tax landscapes in 2019 and offer our predictions on what to expect in the year ahead. Key Canadian Developments in 2019 Proposed changes to the employee stock option rules...