Frequently Asked Questions about the Tramway Project

On the basis of the tramway route currently available, you may be affected by the implementation of the structuring public transit network and by its resulting work. Here are the answers to the most frequently asked questions about the Tramway project. How do I know if the offer I received from the City is suitable […]

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Free and Open Source Software: opportunities and challenges

Free and Open Source Software (“FOSS”) is everywhere. What was once considered a twist to software licensing is now the bedrock of the software landscape Software developers, unless for sensitive work and applications, use and incorporate FOSS in their developments, ie software that: has been created by others; can technically easily be downloaded from the […]

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Legislative Changes Concerning Vulnerable People: What Impact on Your Protection Mandate?

In an article in the Stratège magazine of the Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF), our notaries Marcella De Piano and Catherine Savonitto provide an overview of the legislative changes concerning protection mandates and vulnerable persons. Their entry into force is scheduled for June 2022. The article provides a useful and practical overview of the upcoming changes in […]

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What You Should Know About the COVID-19 IP Waiver and Compulsory Licences in Canada

On May 5, 2021, the United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai announced that the Biden-Harris Administration will support the waiving of intellectual property protection for COVID-19 vaccines. This came in response to India’s and South Africa’s proposal to the Council for Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights of the World Trade Organization (“WTO”) that a […]

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Taylor & Blair LLP joins IR as the exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Canada – West

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce David Goldberg of Employment Law (Corporate). David has joined IR as our exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Canada – West. David has had a wide variety of exposure to complex family and civil litigation, including class actions. For a number […]

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Clark Wilson LLP joins IR as the exclusive Wills & Estates Member in Canada-West

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Lauren Liang Q.C. of Clark Wilson LLP . Lauren has joined IR as our exclusive Wills & Estates Member in Canada-West. Vancouver is fast becoming an international city, drawing people from all over the world. Years ago, Lauren moved here from […]

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Clark Wilson LLP joins IR as the exclusive Wills & Estates Member in Canada-West

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Mark Weintraub Q.C. of Clark Wilson LLP. Mark has joined IR as our exclusive Wills & Estates Member in Canada-West. As our most senior estate and trust litigator, Mark gives strategic direction to some of the most complex estate files, representing […]

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