Nov. 12, 2019 - The Québec government recently ratified an Act to tighten the regulation of cannabis (Act), marking its latest action to impose stricter rules on cannabis consumption than those set out by the federal government. Beginning on January 1, 2020, persons under the age of 21 will be prohibited...
Davies Lawyers Peerless in Chambers Global 2018
Davies’ status as a leading Canadian law firm has once again been confirmed by Chambers and Partners in its annual publication Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
The 2018 edition of the guide recognizes 40 Davies lawyers with 46 rankings, including 15 lawyers ranked Band 1 – more than any other law firm in Canada. Davies was named a leader in each of the firm’s core areas of expertise that are ranked by Chambers, with rankings in the following 10 practice areas:
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets
- Dispute Resolution
- Energy & Natural Resources: Mining
- Projects: PPP & Infrastructure
Chambers and Partners has published guides to the legal profession since 1990. It identifies and ranks the world’s best lawyers and law firms based on in-depth, objective research.
Nov. 08, 2019 - The Court of Québec (Court) recently rendered its decision1 in respect of Bloom Lake General Partner Limited’s (Mining Operator’s) appeal from the ruling of the Tribunal administratif du Québec (TAQ, Québec’s Administrative Tribunal). The Court pointed out that its decision now provides a “decision...