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Attentive and proactive corporate counsel is vital to meeting the competitive demands of carrying on business domestically and internationally. At Aird & Berlis, we advise public and private corporations, partnerships and trusts on matters requiring both immediate action and long-term planning, including:

  • Structuring and negotiation of business transactions, including corporate acquisitions, divestitures and reorganizations
  • Corporate restructurings - establishing domestic and international franchises, licensing arrangements, distributorships and joint ventures
  • Corporate governance issues
  • Arrangements for the commercial exploitation and use of technology
  • Competition issues along with restrictive trade practices, including monopolization, restraint of trade, predatory pricing, price maintenance and discrimination and misleading marketing practices

Representative Matters

Representative Matters Apr 01, 2019 Veridian Corporation and Whitby Hydro Complete Merger
Representative Matters Jan 01, 2019 Guelph Hydro and Alectra Complete Amalgamation
Representative Matters Jun 15, 2018 APRIL Group Completes Acquisition of Benecaid
Representative Matters Mar 21, 2017 Highway 427 Expansion Project Reaches Financial Close
Representative Matters Feb 16, 2017 A&B Advises on Award-Winning Management Buyout Deal
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Recent Developments

Publications Article Apr 17, 2019 Doing Business in Canada - Spring 2019
Publications Article Mar 13, 2019 Pre-Incorporation Contracts and the Court of Appeal
Publications Article Dec 19, 2018 Ontario Cannabis Retail: Just Painful
Publications Article Dec 05, 2018 AGCO’s Registrar’s Standards Published
Publications Article Nov 29, 2018 AGCO Application Considerations for Cannabis Retailers
Events Nov 20, 2018 Tax Law Essentials for Private, Owner-Managed and Family Businesses Archive Now Available!
Events Oct 31, 2018 The Canadian Real Estate Industry: Soaring to New Heights Archive Now Available!
Events Sep 06, 2018 Legal Fundamentals for Private, Owner-Managed and Family Businesses Archive Now Available!
Events Jun 07, 2018 Legal Innovation: What's Here, What's Near and What's Further Away Archive Now Available!
Events Sep 27, 2017 Growing Your 'Cannabusiness': From Seeds to the Stock Exchange Archive Now Available!
Events Jan 31, 2017 The Trump Effect Archive Now Available!

Blog Posts

Insights TheSpotlight Jan 05, 2018 Embracing Artificial Intelligence at Your Law Firm 3 Keys to Successfully Introducing AI
Insights TheSpotlight Dec 14, 2017 How Blockchains Will Change Stockholder Democracy