On March 20, 2019 the Quebec Court of Appeal ruled on the possibility of publishing a Mareva injunction order in the land register. This decision is of particular interest as it is the first time Quebec courts have recognized the possibility of publishing a Mareva injunction.
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The role of the board of directors in to the context of COVID-19: how should corporate directors act?
In this article on corporate governance during a crisis, we take a close look at the governance reflexes to be adopted in the current context, without losing sight of the post-COVID-19 outlook.
The circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic are giving rise to unprecedented consequences in global securities markets. The unfolding crisis will likely give rise to material impacts to the business operations of many public issuers. Since most public issuers have deployed rapidly evolving internal crisis management operations, this dynamic situation may lead to greater dissemination of and greater access to material non-public information by internal and external employees and advisors. This makes it all the more important to establish and implement robust internal corporate controls and procedures.
Langlois lawyers was ranked first in the Top 10 Quebec Regional Law Firms survey by Canadian Lawyer magazine. The results revealed today not only attest to the soundness of an entrepreneurial vision marked by excellence and rigour, but also the commitment of promoting values that are above all humanistic, both with clients and all members of the firm.
Langlois continues to operate in this global pandemic context. However, due to concerns related to COVID-19, we have had to take the necessary measures to protect our team. The firm is now working remotely. Therefore, our Montréal and Quebec City offices are closed until further notice.
Contingency measures: during his last press conference, Premier François Legault announced that Quebec would be taking a break until April 13. All businesses, except for those providing essential services, have been asked to close down. In spite of this, the professionals at Langlois are working hard to provide services to business managers who are dealing with this unprecedented situation. We are available and can help.
On March 24th at 12:30 p.m., Langlois lawyers labour and employment lawyer and partner, André Sasseville will take part in a webinar entitled “Teleworking and human resources: everything you need to know”. He has been invited to join by Onit – knowledge in motion, a management consultancy firm.
Jessica Syms and Fady Toban clarify the impact of the Vavilov decision on municipal tax practice at the first CPTA legal symposium
On March 12, the Quebec Chapter of the Canadian Property Tax Association is organizing its first major legal symposium to discuss significant developments in Canadian legislation.
The liability insurer’s duty to defend is based on the true nature of the allegations against the insured and the exhibits supporting these allegations. Documents explicitly referred to in the pleadings are also taken into consideration.