About this office:
Goodmans is recognized internationally as one of Canada's leading business law firms. Founded in 1917, Goodmans has offices in Toronto and Vancouver with over 200 lawyers. Goodmans acts as counsel to a broad range of Canadian, U.S. and foreign enterprises, from sole proprietorships to multi-national corporations, banks and governments across virtually every sector of the economy.
Goodmans offers a full range of services and expertise in all major areas of business law, each with its own dedicated lawyers. With a strategic entrepreneurial history and deal-making mindset, Goodmans lawyers deliver intelligent solutions, responsiveness, energy, talent, and determination to get the deal done. It's more than just legal services; it's strategic business advice.
Statement of Practice Summary:
General Practice; Business Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Antitrust and Competition; Banking and Finance; Bankruptcy and Insolvency; Broadcasting and Telecommunications; Civil Litigation; Charities and Not For Profit; Class Actions; Communications and Media; Commodity Tax; Commercial Real Estate; Corporate and Commercial; Construction; Patents; Corporate Finance; Employment and Labour; Energy; Litigation; Mergers And Acquisitions; Natural Resources; Intellectual Property Litigation; Restructuring; Real Estate Investment Trusts and Income Securities; Trial and Appellate Practice; Tax Litigation; Trademarks; Private Equity; Project Finance; Securities; Regulatory; Taxation; Entertainment and Sports; Environmental; Estates and Trusts; Financial Institutions; Government; Health Care; Hospitality Law; Information Technology; Intellectual Property; Mining; Municipal Planning, Land Development and Property Tax; Pensions and Benefits; Privacy; Procurement, Public/Private Partnerships and Alternative Finance.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Toronto City Council Approves Creation of Local Appeal Body
David Bronskill, August 19, 2014
On July 10, 2014, Toronto City Council voted 32-8 in favour of establishing a Local Appeal Body (LAB) to hear appeals of minor variance and consent applications from the Committee of Adjustment (COA). The LAB was established under section 115 of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, which permits City...
Ontario Court Provides Guidance on Advance Notice Policies
Andrew Lahey,Jonathan Lampe,Neill May,Ryan Szainwald, July 29, 2014
A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the “Court”) provides important guidance on the drafting and interpretation of advance notice policies and by-laws, which have become widely used by public companies and have featured prominently in recent proxy contests.
Year Established: 1917