Busboys in a Restaurant Are Employees Who Receive Gratuities or Tips, the Court of Appeal Rules

On April 4, 2019, the Quebec Court of Appeal rendered its judgment in the matter of 2915499 Canada Inc. v. Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité au travail, in which it had to decide the following question:

Do busboys working in the appellant’s restaurant come within the definition in the Regulation respecting labour standards of an “employee who receives gratuities or tips”?

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The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2019

Langlois consistently well recognized by its peers

Langlois lawyers is pleased to announce that 21 of its lawyers have been named leading practitioners in the 2019 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and remains an excellent reference in business and litigation law in Quebec.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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