Jan. 28, 2020 - The Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in 9354-9186 Québec Inc. v Callidus Capital Corporation unanimously overturned a unanimous decision of the Québec Court of Appeal. The Supreme Court’s decision, released on January 23, 2020, was issued from the bench with reasons to follow. The...
Doing Business in Canada 2018 — Your Complete Guide
Davies’ updated Doing Business in Canada is designed to provide executives, counsel and foreign investors with an overview of the legal framework governing Canadian business operations. This comprehensive guide outlines key considerations for investing and conducting business in Canada, particularly in Ontario and Québec.
Find up-to-date information on the following topics:
- types of business organizations
- corporate governance
- financing a business operation
- mergers & acquisitions
- foreign investment
- competition law
- tax considerations
- intellectual property, industrial design, e-commerce and privacy
- real estate
- environmental law
- employment law
- retirement plans, employee benefits and savings plans
- temporary entry and permanent residence
- civil litigation
- insolvency and restructuring proceedings
- foreign anti-corruption measures
Jan. 22, 2020 - In a decision handed down on December 9, 2019,1 the Superior Court of Québec stressed the importance of keeping the identity of whistleblowers and their statements confidential in the context of investigations into wrongdoing within a public body. Confidentiality can be lifted only when there...