Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

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199 Bay Street
Suite 4000, Commerce Court West
Toronto, ON M5L 1A9?, Canada
Contact: Hugh Christopher, Communications Manager
Phone: 416-863-2400
Fax: 416-863-2653
Areas of Practice
  • Agriculture
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Class Action
  • Constitutional Law
  • Construction Law
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Health
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
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Locations
Other U.S. Locations
  • New York
Other Countries
  • Bahrain
  • Canada
  • China
  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Kingdom
Number of Attorneys
400+ Attorneys

AMF Report Highlights Deficiencies in Disclosure Documents of Quebec Issuers

The Corporate Finance Division of Quebec’s Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) recently released its first Summary of Oversight and Regulatory Activities (Report), which provides general information and reminders about…more
 /  Finance & Banking, Securities Law

CSA, TSX Address Treatment of Canadian Reporting Issuers with U.S. Cannabis-Related Business Activities

On October 16, 2017, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) and the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) released staff notices regarding their respective treatment of issuers with cannabis-related activities in the United…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Court Upholds Commercial Certainty in Alberta Power Purchase Arrangements

The Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench (Court) has released an important decision regarding the Alberta power industry, which brings certainty to the effective dates of termination of power purchase arrangements (PPAs) in…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Energy & Utilities

Highlights from the OSC Corporate Finance Branch’s Annual Report

The Corporate Finance Branch of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) recently published OSC Staff Notice 51-728 Corporate Finance Branch 2016-2017 Annual Report (Report), which outlines the policy views of, and related…more
 /  Business Organizations, Securities Law

International Competition Network Addresses Bid-Rigging in Government Procurement

In October 2017, Canada’s Commissioner of Competition John Pecman (Commissioner) joined competition law enforcement authorities from around the world in Ottawa for the International Competition Network’s (ICN) 14th annual Cartel…more
 /  Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Elections & Politics, International Law & Trade

IoT: Minimizing Your Privacy and Security Risks in an Interconnected World

Your printer. The water cooler. The thermostat. What do these things have in common? All of them can be connected to the Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT continued its meteoric rise in 2017 with a vast array of everyday…more
 /  Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Retail Insolvencies in Canada Series, #2: Supplier Perspectives

This is the second instalment in a series examining large retail insolvencies in Canada from the perspective of various stakeholders. The Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (Canada) (CCAA) is the principal statute for the…more
 /  Bankruptcy, Business Organizations

Doing Business in Canada

This Guide provides non-Canadians with an introduction to the laws and regulations that affect the conduct of business in Canada and, in particular, in the province of Ontario. In some cases, this Guide also identifies issues in…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade

Quebec Introduces Much Anticipated Bill 141 to Revise Framework for Quebec Financial Sector

On October 5, 2017, Quebec’s Minister of Finance Carlos Leitão (Minister) introduced Bill 141, An Act mainly to improve the regulation of the financial sector, the protection of deposits of money and the operation of financial…more
 /  Finance & Banking, Insurance

Cannabis M&A: Overview of Strategies for Buying or Selling a Business

As Canada gears up to legalize cannabis for recreational use (expected by July 2018), companies operating in the sector and those in ancillary markets are looking to raise capital to fund their business plans and expected…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Mergers & Acquisitions

Alert: Amendments to Cannabis Act Announced

The Canadian government’s cannabis legalization bill, Bill C-45, better known as the Cannabis Act (Bill), completed the House of Commons committee process on October 3, 2017. After hearing from a number of witnesses and members…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics

Grass-Roots Lobbying Interpretation Updated, New Restrictions Proposed for Former Public Office Holders in B.C.

Lobbying law in Canada is constantly evolving, with new developments occurring monthly. Two such recent developments include the release of an updated interpretation bulletin by the Commissioner of Lobbying of Canada…more
 /  Elections & Politics

Alberta Unveils Cannabis Distribution Plans

On October 4, 2017, the Government of Alberta (Province) released its proposed Alberta Cannabis Framework (Framework). The Framework is based on the Province’s four policy priorities: keeping cannabis away from children;…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics

Canada Looks to Boost Can-Con Presence in the Digital World Through Funding, Legislative Reform

On September 28, 2017, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, delivered a long-awaited speech on the future of Canadian cultural and creative industries. Together with a policy framework document published…more
 /  Communications & Media Law

Canadian Economic Sanctions Update: New Sanctions Against Venezuela and Other Developments

Two recent developments in the Canadian economic sanctions regime are notable for Canadian financial institutions and businesses engaged in international trade: Canada has imposed new sanctions against Venezuela under the…more
 /  Elections & Politics, International Law & Trade
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