Davies Earns Top Tier Rankings in World Tax 2021

International Tax Review (ITR) has affirmed Davies’ reputation as a leading global tax adviser, ranking our firm as Tier 1 in Tax, Tax Controversy and Transactional Tax in its 2021 World Tax guide.

The recognition caps off a year of outstanding work on behalf of our clients, both domestically and globally. Notable recent mandates include advising Blackstone in its $6.2-billion acquisition of Dream Global Real Estate Investment Trust; Alstom S.A. in the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation; and Apotex International Inc. in the merger to create Australia’s largest generic pharmaceutical business and the sale of its commercial operations in five European countries.

World Tax is ITR’s annual guide to the most effective tax practitioners in more than 50 jurisdictions globally, as determined by client and peer feedback and evidence of outstanding work in the past year.


Disclosure Rules for Nominee Contracts Come into Force in Québec

Oct. 02, 2020 - Bill 42, An Act to give effect to fiscal measures announced in the Budget Speech delivered on 21 March 2019 and to various other measures was assented to on September 24, 2020, bringing into force the new rules respecting the disclosure of nominee contracts to Revenu Québec (RQ ). The...