Feb. 05, 2019 - In a landmark decision released on January 31, 2019, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) ruled in Orphan Well Association v Grant Thornton Ltd. that the environmental remediation obligations of a bankrupt oil and gas company must be fulfilled in priority over all other claims, including...
Two Davies Partners Selected as Restructuring Thought Leaders by Who’s Who Legal
Davies’ Financial Restructuring & Insolvency practice is widely recognized for its domestic and international practice. The team recently acted for Target Corporation in the winding down of Target Canada Co. and for Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited and Rogers Communications Inc. in Sears Canada’s proceedings under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act.
Published since 1996, Who’s Who Legal identifies the world’s foremost legal practitioners in business law on the basis of comprehensive, independent research. The inaugural WWL: Thought Leaders – Restructuring & Insolvency guide profiles practitioners from across the globe who, according to WWL, are considered “the apogee of the restructuring world.”
Nov. 28, 2018 - The following op-ed was originally published in The Globe and Mail. Last month, Canada became the first G7 country to legalize recreational cannabis nationwide, fulfilling the promise first announced by the Liberal government on the campaign trail in 2015. In the months leading up to...