The adoption on June 9, 2022 of the Act to amend various legislative provisions mainly with respect to housing gave the cities and municipalities as well as the public transit corporations and intermunicipal authorities of the province of Québec the power to grant a pre-emptive right in their favour to certain immovable properties within their territory; the Act amends the Charter of Ville de Montréal, metropolis of Québec, the Cities and Towns Act, the Municipal Code of Québec and the Act respecting public transit authorities, among others, accordingly. It should be noted that, until the adoption of this Act, the City of Montréal was the only city in Québec to have such a power.
For a 2nd consecutive year, recognized as Canada’s Labour and Employment Litigator of the Year by Benchmark Litigation
25 Langlois partners rank among the stars
Looking back on 2021 | The transactions that marked the year
Langlois among Canada’s Best Law Firms 2022, reports the Globe and Mail
New legislation regarding the protection of personal information
Séguin Racine Attorneys joined the Langlois team on September 1st, 2021.
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The importance of board chair succession planning: the board chairs of professional bodies are guardians of the legitimacy and credibility of their boards
Chairing the board of directors of a professional body (also known as a “professional order” in Quebec) entails much more than just directing its work. Board chairs exercise legal, strategic and political roles and responsibilities. The board chair’s crucial role in maintaining an effective board makes succession planning an essential part of good governance for any professional body.
The Court of Appeal rules: employers cannot deduct disability insurance benefits from pay in lieu of notice
On September 1, 2022, the Quebec Court of Appeal handed …
In collaboration with the Montréal Bar, the Québec City Bar launches the third edition of its challenge with the support of its first-ever spokesperson
We welcome him as a partner and member of our Construction and Infrastructure Group
Garda World announces closing of private offering of US$400 million senior secured notes with Langlois Lawyers as counsel
Langlois Lawyers has proudly served as lead counsel for GardaWorld since its inception
This fall don’t miss out on three leading Barreau du Québec events to which Langlois is contributing.
Langlois guest-speakers will take part in industry events presented by Open Forum
Our colleague and partner Danielle Ferron will be a panellist at this year’s conference.