Sept. 17, 2020 - As the COVID-19 public health crisis continues to unfold around the globe, antitrust considerations remain important for businesses evaluating strategic options and reacting to the pandemic’s disruptive impact on business operations. The legality of competitor collaborations, the applicable...
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.
Aug. 13, 2020 - The Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry has issued an order, under recently enacted federal legislation, extending several time periods for the national security review (NSR) process under the Investment Canada Act (ICA). The NSR process may be invoked in respect of any...