May 27, 2020 - Preventing corruption is a day-to-day challenge that requires society as a whole to become aware of the necessity to foster a real cultural shift. Although legislation and internal policies remain essential, they are not sufficient to prevent corruption. They must be supplemented by a...
Davies Named “Elite” Canadian Firm by Global Competition Review
Davies’ Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment team has once again garnered an “Elite” ranking for Canada in the GCR’s annual survey of the world’s top competition practices – the highest category awarded in the jurisdiction.
The guide commends Davies’ “long list of global deals” over the past year as well as our impressive work in competition litigation and investigations, including multiple major ongoing cartel matters. Partners George Addy, John Bodrug, Elisa Kearney, Sandra Forbes, Adam Fanaki and Charles Tingley were mentioned for their notable work in this year’s guide.
Now in its 19th edition, the GCR 100 provides a qualitative analysis of the law firms doing the most important competition and antitrust work around the world.
May 25, 2020 - The federal government has published a draft legislative proposal that would allow for the extension of certain legislative time limits and other periods due to COVID-19. The draft proposal (referenced as the Time Limits and Other Periods Act [COVID-19]) released on May 20, 2020,...