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 "The Sensor: Unfamiliar Waters: Navigating Autonomous Vessels’ Potential and Perils," July 2019."Federal Court Decision Highlights Importance of Proper Transportation Contract Terms," July 2019."Amendments to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (Emergency Response Assistance Plan)," May 2019."Competition Bureau Expresses Serious Concern about Canadian Airline Merger," March 2019."CTA Amendment Bulletin," June 2018. 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 2019 edition of Chambers Canada – Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business (Aviation and Shipping) the 2019 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.