May 27, 2020 - As part of the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Finance recently published a draft legislative proposal, the Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19) (Proposal), that, if implemented, would provide for an automatic six-month suspension of...
Restructuring & Insolvency Leaders
Four Davies Partners Recognized in Who’s Who Legal 2018
The 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Restructuring & Insolvency has named four Davies partners as leading practitioners in the field. Denis Ferland, Natasha MacParland, Robin Schwill and Jay Swartz were recognized for their industry-leading expertise in Restructuring & Insolvency law.
Published since 1996 by Law Business Research Limited, Who’s Who Legal profiles lawyers from across the globe who are considered “foremost legal practitioners in business law” based on independent international research. The 2018 Restructuring & Insolvency report features 569 leading practitioners in the field from 63 jurisdictions.
May 20, 2020 - In The Toronto-Dominion Bank v Queen (2020 FCA 80), the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) confirmed a Federal Court (FC) decision and ruled that a secured creditor had a statutory obligation to pay the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for a tax debt of an arm’s-length borrower because the...