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...
George Addy Appointed to Board of Directors of Invest in Canada
Davies partner George Addy has been appointed to the inaugural board of directors of Invest in Canada, a federal agency that promotes Canada globally as a premier investment destination.
George has 40 years of experience in foreign investment, regulatory and competition law, both in Canada and internationally. Former head of the Canadian Competition Bureau, he advises on foreign investment and anti-corruption matters.
The board will work to attract job-creating investment in Canada and connect more Canadian businesses to global supply chains.
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...