Bankruptcy and Insolvency
Our expertise…Your asset
We primarily serve financial institutions, secured creditors, trustees, receivers and private lenders in connection with the administration of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act and the Farm Debt Mediation Regulations in the realization of security interests and restructuring of businesses.
We are frequently called upon to advise you strategically and legally on issues related to the realization of security interests, in particular the implementation of provisional measures, the negotiation of security enhancements, the development and administration of asset liquidation processes, participation in mediation held under the Farm Debt Mediation Act, collection of benefits payable under the various court programs, and incidentally, the underlying representations to be made before the courts.
- Asset Purchases
- Disposal of Property
- Enforcement of Security Rights
- Hypothecary Recourse
- Preferential Payment
- Realization of guarantees
- Request for Cancellation of Transactions
- Reviewable Transactions
Technology, Intellectual Property and Communications
Exploring the Concept of Trademark and its Relationship with use in the Digital Age
The Canadian federal Trademarks Act, R.S.C. (1985), c. T-13 [the “Act”] is far from new. It is a descendant of the Trade Mark and Designs Act of 1868, S.C. 1960, c. 44. The form of the Act has varied since its enactment, but the concept of “use” in (…)
Tax Audit – Can I Deal with it Myself?
It’s a Thursday afternoon at the office and you have just received a letter, from a tax authority, informing you of an upcoming audit of your business.
Merger of Therrien Couture and Joli-Cœur Lacasse
A NEW FORCE IN THE LEGAL WORLD