Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Lawyers, Patent & Trade-mark Agents
Toronto, Ontario OfficeView all offices
Scotia Plaza, 40 King Street West
(City of Toronto)
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|Admiralty/Maritime Law||Antitrust Law|
|Aviation Law||Banking Law|
|Bankruptcy Law||Business Law|
|Class Actions||Commercial Law|
|Commercial Litigation||Computer Law|
|Construction Law||Corporate Law|
|Creditors Rights||Education Law|
|Employment Benefits Law||Energy Law|
|Environmental Law||Family Law|
|Franchise Law||Government Contracts|
|Health Care Law||Immigration and Naturalization|
|Insurance Defense||Insurance Law|
|Intellectual Property Law||International Business Law|
|International Trade Law||Labor and Employment Law|
|Land Use Law||Legal Malpractice|
|Medical Malpractice||Mergers and Acquisitions|
|Municipal and Zoning Law||Natural Resources Law|
|Nonprofit and Tax Exempt Organizations||Occupational Safety and Health|
|Personal Injury||Product Liability Law|
|Professional Liability||Real Estate Law|
|Securities Law||Sports and Entertainment Law|
|Tax Law||Transportation Law|
|Trusts and Estates, Wills and Probate||Workers Compensation|
About this office:
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), a pre-eminent full-service, Canadian law firm, is driven to help achieve the best possible results for all our clients. With more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other legal professionals in six offices, BLG provides corporate, litigation and intellectual property solutions to a wide range of clients nationally and internationally. And as a bilingual English-French firm, BLG excels under both the common and civil law systems in Canada.
Understanding your businesses and how legal changes affect you today and tomorrow is BLG's business. Like you, BLG believes that nothing less than achieving results through excellence will do. This commitment to service has resulted in the frequent recognition of many of our legal professionals at home and abroad.
In addition, BLG provides insight and clarity to regional, national and multinational corporations across a variety of business sectors. BLG is also proud to represent public institutions such as universities, governments and governmental agencies, and healthcare facilities, as well as private business, trade and charitable groups. The Firm also takes great pride in the communities in which its professionals and staff live and work. BLG supports a variety of activities by providing pro bono legal services, fundraising and volunteer programs, such as the BLG Reads to Kids Program.
For further information, visit blg.com.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
Capital Markets; Climate Change; Class Actions; Commercial Leasing; Construction Law; Derivatives; Appellate Practice; Environmental Law; Entertainment Law; Electricity Law; Education Law; Employee Benefits; Biotechnology; Business Immigration; Finance; Fidelity and Surety; Commercial Real Estate; Franchises and Franchising; Fraud; Government Relations; Health Care; Insolvency; Insurance; Intellectual Property; Intellectual Property Litigation; International Trade; Investment Management; Forestry Law; Labor (Labour) and Employment; Hotel and Resort Law; Hospitality Law; Municipal Law; Information Technology; Products Liability; Lender Law; Japan Trade; Maritime Law; Marketing Law; Regulatory Law; Securities; Taxation; Pensions; Pacific Rim Trade; Tort Liability; Public Law; Sponsorship Law; Structured Finance; Transportation; Aboriginal Law; Advertising Law; Aviation Law; Banking Litigation; China Trade; Commercial Real Estate Finance; Commercial Litigation; Construction and Engineering; Corporate Commercial Law; Corporate Finance; Corporate Governance; Corporate Taxation; Directors and Officers Liability; Estates; Expropriation Law; Family Law; Financial Institution Regulation; Financial Restructuring; Franchise Distribution; Hospital Law; Information and Privacy; Mergers and Acquisitions; Mining Law; Municipal Liability; Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations; Oil and Gas Law; Police Liability; Public-Private Partnerships; Securities Litigation; Unfair Competition; Wealth Planning.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Fund Facts Delivery before Purchase of Canadian Mutual Funds - Effective May 30, 2016
Rebecca A. Cowdery,Kathryn M. Fuller,John E. Hall,Lynn M. McGrade,Donna Spagnolo, January 16, 2015
Starting May 30, 2016, investors will only be able to complete their purchase of a Canadian mutual fund, subject to limited exceptions, after their advisor provides them with the Fund Facts document of the particular class or series they are investing in. The Canadian Securities Administrators (the...
Ontario Court of Appeal Rules on Production of Discharge Statements
Heather Pessione,Martin Sclisizzi, January 13, 2015
The Court of Appeal’s recent decision in Royal Bank of Canada v. Trang, 2014 ONCA 883 (“Trang”) has important implications for judgment debtors/creditors and mortgagees/mortgagors. Writing for the majority in a 3-2 decision, Justice Laskin held that a mortgage discharge statement...
Canadian Government Issues Legislation to Address Canada-US “Price Gap”
Subrata Bhattacharjee,Denes A. Rothschild, January 8, 2015
Today the Federal government introduced Bill C-49, an amendment to the Competition Act known as the Price Transparency Act (the “Act”), which is designed to help address “unjustified” discrepancies in pricing of retail goods between Canada and the United States.
Clients come from around the world and include a wide range of commercial enterprises from major multinationals to emerging leaders. As well, BLG acts for public sector clients including governments from the municipal to national level.
Languages: Besides an overall bilingual English-French capacity, BLG offers services in Mandarin, Cantonese, Spanish and Italian, among others.