Sept. 16, 2021 - Democrats on the House Ways and Means Committee have released a package of tax provisions (Ways and Means Proposal) that, if enacted, would provide funding for the infrastructure legislation that has been making headlines all summer (Infrastructure Legislation). The changes to the current tax...
Canadian Mergers & Acquisitions: A Guide for Foreign Investment Banks and Bidders, 9th Edition
Davies’ Canadian Mergers & Acquisitions draws on our multijurisdictional M&A experience to offer clear guidance on both the legal framework and the practical aspects of Canadian mergers and acquisitions, including critical tax and regulatory considerations.
The recently updated guide is a resource for foreign and domestic acquirers, targets, investment banks, shareholders, directors and legal advisers.
The ninth edition contains the following chapters:
- Takeover Bid Regulation
- Plans of Arrangement
- Pre-bid Considerations
- Post-bid Cleanup
- M1 61-101: Related Party Transactions
- Directors’ Duties and Defensive Mechanisms
- Competition Act, Investment Canada Act and Other Restrictions On Foreign Ownership
- Selected Canadian Tax Issues for Acquirers, Targets and Shareholders
Aug. 16, 2021 - The National Assembly of Québec has assented to Bill 78, An Act mainly to improve the transparency of enterprises. As its name indicates, Bill 78 aims to increase the transparency of enterprises operating in Québec as part of a wave of international efforts directed at countering tax...