May 25, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the imposition of safety measures by governments around the world, including that in Canada, to protect the health of their citizens. Similarly, businesses have imposed safety measures to protect their employees. These measures include restrictions on...
Louise Patry Distinguished by Who’s Who Legal: Labour & Employment 2018
Davies partner Louise Patry has been recognized as a world leader in Labour & Employment Law by Who’s Who Legal 2018.
This year’s edition of WWL: Labour & Employment features the best-regarded lawyers from over 500 firms around the world. The practitioners are experts in team moves; restrictive covenants; collective bargaining and industrial disputes; and employment litigation and arbitration.
Louise has advised numerous domestic and multinational corporations on all their labour and employment issues for over three decades. She has successfully represented corporate and institutional employers before tribunals and at multiple levels of court. She regularly works closely with Davies’ transaction teams advising on the labour and employment aspects of many of Canada’s most significant M&A transactions.
Apr. 23, 2020 - Introduction Parliament has enacted legislation adopting the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) through amendments to the Income Tax Act (ITA). Although the CEWS program is not tax legislation, by implementing the CEWS through the ITA, the government sought to leverage existing income...