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M&A Building Blocks

M&A Building Blocks

BLG has launched an insightful resource that discusses the key facets of negotiating and completing an M&A deal, M&A Building Blocks.


Top 10 Legal Risks for Business in 2017

Top 10 Legal Risks for Business in 2017

​Our annual thought leadership report is now available to download.


Doing Business in Canada 2017

Doing Business in Canada 2017

This guide provides a practical overview of Canada's legal landscape to international businesses looking to establish operations in Canada or considering an investment in a Canadian business.


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Québec Court of Appeal Rejects Several Aspects of Pan-Canadian Securities Regime

Québec Court of Appeal Rejects Several Aspects of Pan-Canadian Securities Regime

​The decision was in response to a reference from the government of Québec who took issue with the constitutionality of the proposed regime.


The Fall of the Green Wall: Legalizing Cannabis in Canada

The Fall of the Green Wall: Legalizing Cannabis in Canada

​On April 13, 2017, Bill C-45, entitled An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts (the Act) was published. The Act regulates possession and commercial activity involving cannabis for medical or unqualified adult use. The Government of Canada has set a goal of July 1, 2018 for implementation of the Act. Amendment of the Act and additional provincial or federal bills are widely expected over the coming months.


Federal Budget 2017 — A Focus on Innovation and Tax Fairness for the Middle Class

Federal Budget 2017 — A Focus on Innovation and Tax Fairness for the Middle Class

​The Honourable William Morneau, Minister of Finance, tabled the Government's 2017 Federal Budget on March 22, 2017.


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Simon Grégoire Elected as Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers

Simon Grégoire Elected as Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers

​This recognition reinforces BLG's position as the leading construction firm in Canada.


Alex K. Paterson receives the Commander

Alex K. Paterson receives the Commander's Medal of the Ordre de Montréal

​In recognition of his dedicated commitment to his fellow-citizens


BLG Partner Honoured by Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association

BLG Partner Honoured by Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association

​Lynn McGrade Receives the 2017 Alumni Gold Key Award