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 secured...
The Role of the Monitor and Its Impact on U.S. Restructurings
These are the three most frequent questions that our colleagues outside Canada ask when they face a Canadian restructuring under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA): Who is this monitor? What is its role? Who does it represent?
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...