Jan. 21, 2020 - In our annual forecast of the year ahead for Canadian competition and foreign investment review law, we evaluate how developments in 2019 will influence these areas of the law in 2020. We discuss below the main issues and trends to watch for this year. Continued Focus on Enforcement in the Digital...
Best Lawyers in Canada Honours 102 Davies Partners
Davies has once again earned top rankings in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada, with 102 partners recognized as leading lawyers across 37 practice areas. The firm has also been named “Firm of the Year” in Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Competition/Antitrust Law.
Additionally, this year's guide singles out six Davies partners as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas and cities:
- Anthony Arquin – Real Estate Law, Montréal
- Sarbjit S. Basra – Private Funds Law, Toronto
- R. Ian Crosbie – Tax Law, Toronto
- Sarah V. Powell – Energy Regulatory Law, Toronto
- Franziska Ruf – Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Montréal
- Nicholas C. Williams – Public Finance Law, Toronto
Published for over three decades, Best Lawyers compiles its lists through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.
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 review...