Jan. 15, 2020 - The official Annual Report under the Investment Canada Act (ICA) for the fiscal year 2018-19 was released at the end of 2019. This document sets out various statistics and other noteworthy developments during that time frame (i.e., April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019) relating to the two...
Davies Leads in Canadian M&A Transactions for the First Half of 2016
Our relentless focus on helping clients successfully navigate their most complex multijurisdictional M&A transactions has secured Davies a number 1 ranking in Thomson Reuters Global M&A Legal Advisory, First Half 2016. We advised on the highest value of completed M&A deals with any Canadian involvement (US$19.05 billion out of a total US$61.4 billion).
Even in a challenging M&A environment, we are pleased to be able to help our clients complete their deals and achieve their strategic business goals.
Dec. 23, 2019 - In his own version of the pre-holiday rush, the Canadian Commissioner of Competition has in the last several days challenged one merger transaction and entered into a consent agreement to preserve assets pending his review of another. The Commissioner’s latest actions reflect and reinforce the...