Dean Blachford Explains the Recent Changes to the CRA’s Voluntary Disclosure Program on Video Tax News

Dean Blachford, head of the tax litigation department of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers, recently spoke to Joseph Devaney, CPA of Video Tax News about the changes to CRA’s Voluntary Disclosure Program (“VDP”). Among the changes the CRA implemented on March 1st, 2018 is the new two-track system, which includes the limited track and general track. To know more about these changes and access the video, click here.

 

 

 

Hugues Boisvert Represents a Dentist in a Partial Sale of his Dental Practice

Hugues Boisvert, Founder & CEO of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers, represented a dentist and his family in connection with the partial sale of his dental professional corporation and a hygiene practice. Hugues was in charge of all legal aspects of the transaction, including effecting a pre-closing reorganization of the dental and hygiene practices, negotiating and drafting the share purchase agreements, all closing documents, as well as shareholder agreements and post-closing documents.

 

 

 

 

Martin Aquilina Attends the American Bar Association 2019 Annual Conference

Martin Aquilina, partner and head of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers’ International law department attended the American Bar Association 2019 Annual Conference that happened in Washington, DC between April 9 and April 12. The conference dealt with corporate social responsibility, the International Trade Committee and discussed the International Criminal Court decision in the Bamba Case.

 

HazloLaw’s Articling Students Passed the March, 2019 Bar Exam!

HazloLaw-Business Lawyers is proud to announce that our articling students, Valentine Gurfinkel and Marcela Souki, have successfully passed the March, 2019 Bar Exam and will be called to the Bar upon completion of their articling. Preparing for the exam took a lot of hard work and dedication, and we are certain that Valentine and Marcela will continue to excel in their careers.

Congratulations!

 

 

 

Martin Aquilina Attends the Union Internationale des Avocats 14th Winter Seminar in Colorado

Martin Aquilina, partner and head of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers’ International law department attended the Union Internationale des Avocats 14th Winter Seminar in Aspen, Colorado, United States. The seminar was co-sponsored by the American Bar Association Sections of Litigation and International Law. The event happened between March 30 and April 06, 2019 and counted with lawyers Switzerland, Japan, United Kingdom, France, and United States as speakers. The themes discussed included corporate governance in a digitalized world, digitalization and its impacts on financing business and projects, contracts, arbitration and legal services in the age of digitalization, and others.

 

Hugues Boisvert Represents Shareholders in a Management Buyout

Hugues Boisvert,  Founder & CEO of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers, negotiated and drafted a share purchase agreement on behalf of a group of shareholders whose aim was to regain control of their company through a management buyout (“MBO”).  Hugues has vast experience advising shareholders in the negotiation of share purchase agreements and MBOs.