Articles

Did You Know That Anxiety Could Soon Be Recognized as an Occupational Illness?

Quebec’s Minister of Labour, Mr. Jean Boulet, recently announced his intention to launch a wide-ranging workshop aimed at the modernization of the entirety of the province’s occupational health and safety regime.

Beginning this fall, numerous aspects of Quebec’s laws on prevention and indemnification of workers will be overhauled. This is promising news, as several processes, particularly for challenging decisions of the CNESST, the government insurer for Quebec workers and employers, are cumbersome and definitely in need of revision.

Continue reading

In the Name of Transparency: The Modernization of the Canada Elections Act

This past year has marked a peak in interest and scrutiny into the well-being of the democratic process around the world, with a particular focus on online activities and messages. In this context and with the October 2019 general election in sight, the Canadian Government sped the Elections Modernization Act (also known as Bill C-76) through parliament. This overhauled version of the Canada Elections Act, which came fully into force on June 13, 2019, created a wide range of new obligations, affecting both online and offline activities and communications.

Continue reading
See all Articles

Press Releases

Benchmark Litigation, 40 and Under Hot List 2019

Marianne Plamondon on Benchmark Litigation, 40 and Under Hot List 2019, for the second year in a row!

Langlois lawyers is proud to announce that Marianne Plamondon, a partner in its Montréal office, is included in Benchmark Litigation, 40 and Under Hot List 2019, for the second year in a row. This listing recognizes the most accomplished lawyers in North America aged 40 or under. The nominees are selected through an extensive process of peer review and career profile assessments, resulting in a group of promising young lawyers.

Continue reading
See all Press Releases

Books

See all Books

Representative Work

Retrospective 2018 | 10 Successes for Langlois’ Transactional Group

In 2018 Langlois was the law firm of choice of several major organizations for their mergers & acquisitions-related transactions. The transactional group at Langlois assisted important groups of businesses as well as foreign multinationals with several major projects, including strategic acquisitions, financings and equity investments. It was an interesting and active year rich in challenges for Langlois’ transactional group!

Continue reading
See all Representative Work

Video

Sorry, no content available.

See all Video

Langlois’ Legal Tips

Langlois’ Legal Tips : The Shareholder Agreement

You are an entrepreneur and a shareholder of a start-up corporation that you and your partners have created. You would like to have access to the minutes of meetings of the corporation’s board of directors and to the resolutions it has adopted, but you are not a member of the board.

Continue reading
See all Langlois’ Legal Tips

Video Library

A guided tour of Langlois lawyers!

Accompanied by Michel Farrah, Executive Director of the firm, and Bernard Jolin, Partner in charge of the Montreal office, discover our new office premises in Montreal in this video report by a crew from Droit-inc. Available in French only.

Continue reading
See all Video Library