May 16, 2019 - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) recently published a notice and request for comment that proposes amendments (Proposed Amendments) to Part 9 of National Instrument 44-102 Shelf Distributions (NI 44-102). The Proposed Amendments, when adopted, will provide a new regime for...
Eleven Davies Partners Recognized as Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers
The 2019 Report on Business/Lexpert Special Edition—Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers has named 11 Davies partners among the country’s best. The report is produced in partnership with the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships.
Davies’ PPP and Infrastructure team is widely recognized as the leading practice of its kind in Canada, having reached successful financial close on approximately 40 greenfield PPP projects in Canada and the United States over the past 10 years.
Most recently, the team acted as transaction counsel in the successful closing of LAX Consolidated Rent-A-Car Centre project in Los Angeles, California; the final segment of the I-75 modernization project in Michigan; the Canadian Government’s district energy system modernization project in Canada’s capital region; and the $6.3-billion Réseau express métropolitain infrastructure project in Montréal, Québec. In addition, the team is currently involved in multiple active bids in Canada and the United States involving many different PPP asset classes.
The Report on Business/Lexpert Special Edition—Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers profiles a noted group of Lexpert-ranked practitioners who serve the infrastructure sector (including public-private partnerships).
Feb. 22, 2019 - Bill C-86 introduces significant changes to the Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA) that will come into effect on June 13, 2019. Corporations governed by the CBCA (excluding corporations that are reporting issuers or are listed on a “designated stock exchange” as defined in the...