Summary Section Content 1Whether your business operates trucks, rail lines or passenger buses, or supports those industries, it is imperative to understand the laws that affect you. BLG’s Transportation Group can provide the advice you need to understand all legal and regulatory aspects of the business. Our Transportation Group has proven expertise representing owners and operators of trucking, rail and passenger bus infrastructure as well as terminals, freight forwarders, load brokers, warehouses, other third-party logistics providers, and the insurers of all of those entities. We also advise shippers of cargo and banks with respect to transportation issues and debt security. With the support of a national, full-service law firm, BLG’s Transportation Group can help you achieve the best possible results in your business, seamlessly across the country. Publications Section Content 2 "Autonomous Vehicles," July 2016."Railway Law Client Alert: Scope of Limitation of Liability Clauses in Rail Tariffs Considered by Federal Court of Appeal," February 2016. Representative Work Section Content 3BLG’s Transportation Group can provide practical strategic advice and representation with respect to all aspects of the business including: Cargo claimsAny matter of litigationContracts (e.g. transportation, storage, logistics, etc.)Drafting or review of bills of lading and other standard transportation documentationMergers and acquisitions Corporate governance Securities and capital markets Lending Tax Equipment and property leasing Asset purchase and sale Advertising and sponsorship Product liability Insurance Risk management and avoidance Crisis response Incident investigation All environmental issues and litigation Emissions trading and other climate change issues Regulation and licensing Debt collection, insolvency, receivership, breach of trust, bankruptcy, and restructuring Labour and employment Pensions and benefits Human rights complaints Privacy law Occupational health and safety Drug establishment licensing Competition issues Government relations International trade Customs issues Rankings & Recognitions Section Content 4The Transportation Group members are recognized in :the 2018 edition of The Legal 500 Canada for Transport: Shipping and Transport: Other.the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada®.the 2017 edition of Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.