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Dentons Canada LLP confirms 46 new lawyers in total
Dentons Canada LLP is pleased to announce that a total of 46 lawyers have joined the firm’s offices in Montreal, Toronto and Calgary this month from Heenan Blaikie LLP, including a further five partners and 11 associates who have joined since previous announcements.
Crowdfunding comparative survey
In this article, Dentons Tax partner Jeremy Cape and senior associate Helen Dayananda address some of the tax questions most relevant to crowd funding investors and investees in the United Kingdom.
As governments around the world continue to focus extraordinary attention on the prospect of a nuclear Iran, Dentons helps clients understand, navigate and comply with the international architecture of Iran sanctions.
ABA publishes the second edition of Bart Legum's book on international litigation
The American Bar Association has released the second edition of International Litigation Strategies and Practice, a 391-page book edited by Dentons Paris partner Bart Legum.
Electronic Court Information System to be Established in Azerbaijan
On February 13, 2014, with the stated objectives to ensure transparency in the justice system, to increase the effectiveness of the protection of human rights and freedoms and to speed up the process for the application of modern information technologies, the President of Azerbaijan signed an Order on the Establishment of an “Electronic Court” Information System in Azerbaijan
Students: Starting Your Career in Law
Interested in a world of opportunity? Then we invite you to consider beginning your career with Dentons, one of the largest law firms in the world with over 79 locations in 52 countries and more than 2,500 lawyers and professionals with whom you might be working on any given day.
Aurelien Chardeau promoted to partner in Dentons' Paris office
The Dentons Paris office is proud to announce the promotion of Aurélien Chardeau to the position of partner. Aurélien is a member of the Paris Corporate Group and has 11 years of experience in general criminal law, international criminal law and white-collar crime.
Five Dentons partners named to Law360’s 2014 Editorial Advisory Boards
Five Dentons partners representing a range of practices and sectors were named to Law360’s Editorial Advisory Boards in 2014. Over the coming year, partners Rick Ross, Meghan Cocci, Eric Sophir, Stephen Fields and Michelle Shapiro will help Law360 shape its coverage of Hospitality, Intellectual Property, Private Equity, and White Collar developments in 2014.
Going toe-to-toe with the SEC
Join CFOs, CAOs and inside counsel in a webinar program aimed to help you understand the SEC's investigative process and identify high-risk compliance issues, led by a winning trial team that has been there and done that.
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Three Dentons IPT&C teams and seven lawyers individually have been distinguished by WTR 2014. Read more
Dentons Canada LLP congratulates our six lawyers named “Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers” by Lexpert, in their special edition on litigation appearing in The Globe and Mail's Report on Business magazine in December 2013. Read more
Dentons Canada LLP (Dentons) has achieved its largest showing to date in the 2014 edition of well-regarded directory Best Lawyers in Canada, with nearly a quarter of our lawyers listed as leaders in their practice areas. Read more
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Hot on the heels of the CRA’s recent publication of a “fact sheet” on its views on the tax treatment of Bitcoin currency (which has been in the news recently – see articles here and here), the CRA has published two technical interpretations on the tax treatment of “crowdfunding“. Read more
The Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) recently issued CSA Staff Notice 31-336 Guidance for Portfolio Managers, Exempt Market Dealers and Other Registrants on the Know-Your-Client, Know-Your-Product and Suitability Obligations (the “CSA Notice”). The CSA Notice provides guidance on the know-your-client (“KYC”), know-your-product (“KYP”) and suitability rules set out in National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations (“NI 31-103”) and for determining whether an investor qualifies for an exemption under National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus and Registration Exemptions (“NI 45-106”). Read more
Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty tabled the Conservative government’s tenth full budget on February 11, 2014. Entitled The Road to Balance: Creating Jobs and Opportunities, the budget outlined the government’s continued efforts to return to surplus in time for the next federal election while announcing several modest consumer friendly, infrastructure, and jobs training measures aimed at stimulating jobs and growth. Budget measures are meant to complement objectives set forth in the Economic Action Plan of 2009. In that respect, Budget 2014 represents the conclusion of a multi-year plan to balance federal books. Read more
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The Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal presents Optimal Exploitation of Intellectual Property Assets, featuring Dentons Canada LLP's Saminda Pathmasiri. Read more
Come one come all to IBM Entrepreneur Day, where you can network and learn from your local ecosystem of entrepreneurs, VCs, academic leaders, accelerators, IBM executives and Business Partners. Your ecosystem is the most effective means of fostering the success of everyone in the business community. Working together, we can go further than we would on our own! Read more
Dentons Canada LLP (Dentons) is pleased to announce that the University of Toronto has won top honours at the 4th annual Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot. Read more
Dentons Canada LLP is pleased to announce that a total of 46 lawyers have joined the firm’s offices in Montreal, Toronto and Calgary this month from Heenan Blaikie LLP, including a further five partners and 11 associates who have joined since previous announcements. These lawyers are joining key practice areas at Dentons, complementing and building on the strength of the firm’s current groups. Read more
Dentons Canada LLP is pleased to announce that 22 partners and counsel have joined the firm’s offices in Montreal and Toronto. Read more
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