Business succession planning: five mistakes to avoid

September 21, 2022

This article first appeared in French in the September 2022 issue of the Journal des Parcs industriels of the Corporation des parcs industriels du Québec (the Quebec Industrial Parks Corporation).
After years of hard work, it’s time to retire. Several complex questions come to mind. How do you transition? How do you choose the right person to take over? What will happen to your business? As you plan your departure, you want to be sure that your successors are just as committed to the sustainability and success of the company you have spent years building. Succession planning is forward looking, but it is also a difficult process that requires time, thought and preparation. Here are the five most common mistakes business owners make in planning their departure, and ways to avoid them.

B.C. Court of Appeal affirms constitutionality of ban on private insurance for provincially covered healthcare

August 23, 2022

On July 15 of this year, in Cambie Surgeries Corporation v. British Columbia (Attorney General), the British Columbia Court of Appeal affirmed a decision of the British Columbia Supreme Court recognizing the constitutionality of legislation banning private insurance for healthcare covered by the public plan under section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

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2022 COMAQ Seminar

September 13, 2022

By invitation of the COMAQ, our colleague Jean-Benoît Pouliot will present an informative workshop a this year’s 17th annual seminar.

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