Feb. 05, 2019 - In a landmark decision released on January 31, 2019, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) ruled in Orphan Well Association v Grant Thornton Ltd. that the environmental remediation obligations of a bankrupt oil and gas company must be fulfilled in priority over all other claims, including...
Restructuring & Insolvency Leaders
Four Davies Partners Recognized in Who’s Who Legal 2018
The 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Restructuring & Insolvency has named four Davies partners as leading practitioners in the field. Denis Ferland, Natasha MacParland, Robin Schwill and Jay Swartz were recognized for their industry-leading expertise in Restructuring & Insolvency law.
Published since 1996 by Law Business Research Limited, Who’s Who Legal profiles lawyers from across the globe who are considered “foremost legal practitioners in business law” based on independent international research. The 2018 Restructuring & Insolvency report features 569 leading practitioners in the field from 63 jurisdictions.
Nov. 28, 2018 - The following op-ed was originally published in The Globe and Mail. Last month, Canada became the first G7 country to legalize recreational cannabis nationwide, fulfilling the promise first announced by the Liberal government on the campaign trail in 2015. In the months leading up to...