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...
Davies Welcomes New Partner Aaron Atkinson
Davies is pleased to announce that Aaron Atkinson has joined Davies as a partner in our Toronto office.
Aaron brings nearly 20 years of experience advising clients across industry sectors in domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, corporate finance, capital markets and securities, and corporate governance matters. With his depth of knowledge and exceptional track record advising on some of the country’s most high-profile M&A transactions and proxy contests, Aaron is well versed in the issues central to our clients’ business interests. His seasoned expertise and strategic insights will bolster the strength of our M&A and corporate practices and serve as an invaluable resource to clients, both domestically and internationally.
Well regarded as a pre-eminent lawyer in multiple practice areas, Aaron is consistently ranked in leading industry publications, including Chambers Canada, IFLR 1000, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada.
Jan. 13, 2020 - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) has published a consultation paper seeking input on the potential implementation of an “access equals delivery” model – an electronic access alternative for satisfying prospectus and other documentary delivery obligations under Canadian securities...