June 30, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the imposition of safety measures by governments around the world, including that in Canada, to protect the health of their citizens. Similarly, businesses have imposed safety measures to protect their employees. These measures include restrictions on...
Elie Roth Named to 2018 Private Client Global Elite List
Davies partner Elie Roth has been named for the second time to the Private Client Global Elite list published by Legal Week.
A partner in the Tax practice, Elie advises high-net-worth individuals and a wide array of private and public clients on all aspects of domestic and international tax planning, corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance. He also advises taxpayers on tax audit matters and has been successful in representing clients in tax litigation proceedings at various court levels. Elie recently acted as tax counsel to a major unitholder of OneREIT in its $1.1-billion sale to SmartREIT and Strathallen Acquisitions Inc.
Launched in 2017, the Private Client Global Elite list serves as a directory of the world’s top lawyers advising ultra-high-net-worth clients. More than 6,000 entries were received in 2018, from which just over 250 were selected.
May 20, 2020 - In The Toronto-Dominion Bank v Queen (2020 FCA 80), the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) confirmed a Federal Court (FC) decision and ruled that a secured creditor had a statutory obligation to pay the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for a tax debt of an arm’s-length borrower because the...