Oct. 08, 2019 - The Québec Superior Court (QSC) recently struck down as unconstitutional back-to-work legislation (Bill 1271) aimed at the Québec government’s advocates and notaries. The decision, released on September 18, 2019, builds on the recent case law of the Supreme Court of Canada which declared that the...
Thirty Davies Partners Named Leaders in Cross-Border Law
In recognition of our reputation for excellence in advising on cross-border issues, the 2019 Lexpert Guide to US/Canada Cross-Border Lawyers in Canada has named 30 of our partners as leaders in the field. The guide highlights our lawyers’ expertise across eight key areas, including Business Issues, Dispute Resolution, Environmental, Financing, Insolvency, M&A, Regulatory and Tax.
Lexpert’s annual guide features lawyers whose practices involve a significant amount of cross-border work and have been Lexpert-ranked as Most Frequently Recommended – its highest level of ranking.
Oct. 04, 2019 - In SLFI Group v Canada (2019 FCA 217), the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) overturned a Tax Court of Canada (TCC) decision and ruled that a group of Canadian mutual funds (Funds) was not required to self-assess GST/HST on funding services provided by a U.S. entity, because these services were...