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Wednesday, June 26, 2019 @ 10:28 AM

Two Quebec judges promoted to Court of Appeal

The federal Department of Justice on June 25 announced the following judicial appointments for the province of Quebec: ... [read more]

Monday, June 24, 2019 @ 12:42 PM

Clark Wilson adds two associates

Clark Wilson announced that two new lawyers have joined the Vancouver firm, Anne Amos-Stewart and Andrew Stewart. ... [read more]

Monday, June 24, 2019 @ 12:27 PM

Ottawa appoints Smith as chief justice of N.S. Supreme Court

The federal Department of Justice on June 24 announced the appointment of Deborah K. Smith as chief justice of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. ... [read more]

Friday, June 21, 2019 @ 11:12 AM

Three new associates join Stewart McKelvey

Stewart McKelvey announced on June 18 that new calls to the New Brunswick bar Graham Haynes, Sarah Kanhai and John Morse have joined the East Coast firm as associates. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 20, 2019 @ 11:12 AM

WeirFoulds welcomes new financial services, corporate partner

WeirFoulds LLP announced that Daniel H. Thomson has joined the firm as a partner in its financial services and corporate practice groups. His practice focuses on banking and financial services, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity and corporate/commercial transactions. ... [read more]

Friday, June 14, 2019 @ 2:05 PM

OBA set to honour two lawyers for expertise in real estate, insolvency law

The Ontario Bar Association (OBA) will honour two lawyers at separate ceremonies next week. ... [read more]

Thursday, April 11, 2019 @ 2:03 PM

New partner in Gowlings’ Toronto office

Gowling WLG announced that Jeffrey Roode is a new partner in the firm’s Toronto office. ... [read more]

Monday, March 25, 2019 @ 12:10 PM

Concerns about broker preferencing in equity market fuels consultation by financial regulators

Canada’s financial regulators are looking for feedback in response to concerns about the internalization of retail orders in the equity market. The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA), which is the umbrella group for Canada’s provincial and territorial securities commissions, and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), which oversees investment dealers and trading, have jointly published a consultation paper seeking feedback on internalization ... [read more]

Thursday, March 21, 2019 @ 11:17 AM

Financial watchdogs seeking input for regulations on crypto assets Geoffrey Cher, Wildeboer Dellelce LLP

The emergence of crypto asset trading platforms in the financial market and concerns about their accountability and security have spurred the bodies overseeing securities and investments in Canada to consult with the public on how they can be better regulated. ... [read more]

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 @ 12:43 PM

Four associates join Miller Thomson

Miller Thomson announced that associates Eric Laxton, Asim Iqbal and Eduard Popov have joined the Toronto office, while associate Rebecca Grosz is the newest member of the firm’s office in Vaughan, Ont. ... [read more]