Between trainings and an appointment: this is what this week’s office news looks like.
BCF Business Lawyers
The 18th edition of the Fondation Jeunes en tête’s Valentine’s Day Ball took place on Thursday, April 28. Partner and lawyer, Nathalie Gagnon, attended this event along with Éric Bujold, President of National Bank Private Wealth Management 1859. They were both present as honorary co-presidents for the evening.
Since 2004, the Bal de la Saint-Valentin has brought together several personalities from the Montreal business community who wish to express their support for young people in the cause of mental health.
On May 26, Danny Galarneau of Fasken will be alongsideAndreea Norocel to discuss new federal mandatory disclosure rules for reportable tax transactions as well as provincial rules coming into effect in 2021.
This training is presented by the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Division.
Add to this event the next edition of Effervescence, the meeting of the future of life sciences which will take place on May 10, 11 and 12.
Jean-Nicolas Delage will be there to talk about open innovation and intellectual property on May 10.
Norton Rose Fulbright
Norton Rose Fulbright updated his blog last week Deal Law Wirewhich offers content in English and French on legal news and business trends relating to mergers and acquisitions in Canada and elsewhere.
With 160 lawyers, the firm attempts to analyze cross-border transactions and issues relating to company law.
The associates Sebastien Laprise and Jean-Benoit Pouliot have once again lent their pen to the book Agency Contracts – A Handbook of Best Strategies, which was first published in 2016.
This decision guide contributes to the implementation of best practices and contracting strategies from a government perspective. It is intended for lawyers, procurement managers and buyers.
The firm confirms the appointment of one of its lawyers, Sue Wangon BIXI Montreal’s Board of Directors.
“We are convinced that she will be of great help in our innovation files and that she will have a positive influence on the future of BIXI,” indicated the organization’s board of directors.
A lawyer specializing in business law, she mainly deals with mergers, acquisitions and corporate reorganizations, as well as corporate financing.
Mr. Wang also assists start-ups with their legal issues and is involved in professional and cultural organizations in Montreal.