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Martin Abadi
Martin Abadi

Counsel | Transportation, Maritime Law, Insurance and Tort Liability, Product Liability, Latin America, International Trade Litigation and Arbitration, Automotive, Autonomous Vehicles, Business and Corporate Commercial, Corporate Commercial Litigation and Arbitration, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

Toronto

416.367.6158
MAbadi@blg.com

Line Abecassis
Line Abecassis

Partner | Commercial Real Estate

Montréal

514.954.3125
LAbecassis@blg.com

Jeremy Ablaza
Jeremy Ablaza

Senior Associate | Insurance and Tort Liability, Municipal Liability, Product Liability, Autonomous Vehicles

Toronto

416.367.6304
JAblaza@blg.com

Expertise

Derivatives

With leading derivatives lawyers qualified in Canada and the United States, the BLG Derivatives Group is among the largest and most experienced of its kind in North America

Indigenous Law

It begins with a strong, experienced team committed to delivering service excellence and results which exceed client expectations.

Main Contact

Nadir André  | Scott Kerwin 

Oil and Gas

Our Group provides support and counsel in every aspect of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures, project development and financings, and co-ownership and operational issues ​

Main Contact

David C. Whelan QC

News & Publications

Federal Financial Institutions Legislative and Regulatory Reporter — May and June 2018
July 20, 2018 - The Reporter provides a monthly summary of Canadian federal legislative and regulatory developments of relevance to federally regulated financial institutions.

Proposed TSX Amendments to the SPAC Regime
July 16, 2018 - The proposed amendments are intended to codify certain standard exemptive relief granted in connection with SPACs and to address challenges with the SPAC regime.

Blogs

Another CASL Enforcement Action - $250,000 in Penalties for Aiding the Distribution of Malvertising

July 16, 2018

​On July 11, 2018, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission issued notices of violation under Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (commonly known as "CASL") against two online advertising businesses for allegedly aiding the installation of malicious computer programs through the distribution of online advertising.

Plaintiffs Permitted to Add Defendants to Foreign Exchange Class Action Based on Information Obtained from Settling Defendants

July 10, 2018

​Late last month, the Court of Appeal of Ontario released its decision in Mancinelli v Royal Bank of Canada.1

CSA Releases its review of the MFDA

July 9, 2018

​The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada passed the Canadian Securities' Administrators' annual review.

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Calgary
Centennial Place, East Tower
520 3rd Avenue S.W.
Suite 1900
Calgary, AB, Canada
T2P 0R3

T: +1.403.232.9500
F: +1.403.266.1395

Ottawa
World Exchange Plaza
100 Queen Street
Suite 1300
Ottawa, ON, Canada
K1P 1J9

T: +1.613.237.5160
F: +1.613.230.8842

Vancouver
1200 Waterfront Centre
200 Burrard Street
P.O. Box 48600
Vancouver, BC, Canada
V7X 1T2

T: 604.687.5744
F: 604.687.1415

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