July 29, 2020 - In Atlantic Lottery Corp. Inc. v Babstock, 2020 SCC 19 (Babstock), the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) clarifies the contentious doctrine of “waiver of tort” and provides helpful guidance on the way courts should assess novel claims at the stage of certification of a proposed...
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
July 22, 2020 - The U.S. Treasury Department and the IRS have released final regulations (2020 Final Regulations) allowing certain domestic shareholders of a “controlled foreign corporation” (CFC) to elect under a high-tax exception to opt out of the tax imposed on the CFC’s “global intangible low-taxed...