May 28, 2020 - The U.S. Treasury Department has issued regulations for debt-equity recharacterization under section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code (the Final Regulations) that finalize without substantive change proposed regulations promulgated in October 2016 (the 2016 Proposed Regulations). Section 385...
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
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...