January 11, 2021 BILL 78 : Lifting a second corporate veil – The obligation to disclose your personal data On December 8, 2020, Mr. Jean Boulet, Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity, Minister Responsible for the Mauricie Region, presented Bill 78 An Act mainly to improve the transparency of enterprises to the National Assembly of Quebec (the “Bill”).
March 11, 2020 Does COVID-19 trigger force majeure ?
February 10, 2020 Removing a board of directors – Legal and tax implications It is common for the shareholders of a corporation to seek a more active role in its internal affairs. To that end, both Quebec law1 and Canadian federal law2 allow shareholders to limit or completely withdraw the powers of the board of directors (hereinafter the “Board”) in order to exercise those powers themselves.
January 1, 2020 Payment on payment Sometimes, it is crucial for the creditor to agree with the debtor on realistic reimbursement terms, in order to avoid being forced to claim in a judicial context.