Bar Admission 2012
Law degree, Université de Sherbrooke (LLB)
Master's degree in biology (life sciences and law), Université de Sherbrooke (MSVD)
Fascinated by the business work since beginning his professional life, Éric is a member of our corporate and business law team in Saint-Hyacinthe. He practice includes mergers and acquisitions, business start-ups and drafting business contracts.Read more
Éric is also involved with young entrepreneurs and professionals in the Maskoutaine region. He is a member of the organizing committee of the Youth Wing of the Saint-Hyacinthe Chamber of Commerce as well as director of Espace Carrière in Saint-Hyacinthe.
Committed to the success of the entrepreneurs he advises, Éric draws from his academic background, professional experience and his extensive business network to always provide a value-added service to his clients.
- Business Contracts
- Business Financing
- Business Law
- Business Start-Ups
- Corporate Law
- Distribution Agreements
- Due Diligence
- Identification and analysis of investment opportunities
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Right of Publicity
- Telecommunications, Radiocommunications and Broadcasting Law
During a transaction, there are many issues to consider and they are not only legal in nature. This is why it is important to truly understand the client’s business sector. My academic background allows me to fully grasp the scientific issues of a transaction and to take them into consideration when preparing the necessary legal documents.
In the media we often hear that SME are the foundation of the Quebec economy. However, it is increasingly difficult to successfully launch a business in the current economic climate. For this reason, I try to help future entrepreneurs by serving on the board of Espace Carrière, an organization that provides services such as entrepreneurial support services.
January 1st, 2024 : Increase in official Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) fees - The countdown has begun
To reduce its structural deficit, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) has decided to increase most of its official fees for patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial designs, geographical indications, official marks, and integrated (…)
Labour and Employment
An admitted fault is half forgiven
On January 2nd, 2023, an arbitrator confirmed that soliciting colleagues to participate in a pyramid scheme and lying to his employer on the matter constitutes sufficient grounds to justify the dismissal of an employee.
New Year… new rules for Quebec enterprises in terms of corporate transparency!
The Act mainly to improve the transparency of enterprises, also known as Bill 78 (SLQ 2021, c 19) ("Bill 78") which was given assent on June 8, 2021 will finally come into force on March 31, 2023.
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