Hugues Boisvert, Founder & CEO of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers and head of its business law group, was the instructor of a estate planning course directed to retiring federal government employees. The course took place in Ottawa on February 05, 2019 and addressed relevant aspects related to the drafting of wills, power of attorney and taxation of estates
Martin Aquilina, partner and head of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers’ International law department is in Lima, Peru, attending the 33nd ILFA E-Iure Convention that takes place between January 31 and February 2, 2019. The E-Iure comprises a network of law firms from all over the world. Meant to be a link between Europe and Latin America, during the last few years, E-Iure has grown to be a truly global network.
This week, Dean Blachford, head of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers’ Tax Litigation department was in the Kitchener/Waterloo area presenting on tax issues related to real estate agents to the Royal LePage team at their 2019 Kick-Off Seminar. You can read Dean’s article on property flipping issues by clicking here.
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[ENG] Ottawa’s first outdoor Christmas market opening took place on December 5th, 2018 in the Clarendon Court in the Byward Market. Hosted by Alpha Art Gallery owner Edith Betkowsi-Sokolowski and sponsored in part by Hazlolaw Business-Lawyers, Martin Aquilina, COO of the firm and International Lawyer, attended the Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in which the Mayor of the city, Jim Watson, formally declared the first outdoor Christmas Market as officially open.
Filled with holiday cheer, the market will host artists, children’s choirs, and Santa Claus himself! No Christmas celebration is complete without a Christmas tree, and the firm is happy that their sponsorship helped make this possible.
[FR] Le premier Marché de Noël extérieur d’Ottawa a eu lieu le 5 décembre 2018 dans le Cour de Claredon du March. L’événement a été présenté par Alpha Art Gallery et sa propriétaire, Edith Betkowsi-Sokolowski, et parrainé en partie par HazloLaw – Avocats d’Affaires, représenté par Me Martin Aquilina, directeur et avocat en droit international. Le maire d’Ottawa, Jim Watson, présent et a officié l’ouverture officielle avec coupure de ruban.
Rempli de la joie des Fêtes, le marché accueillera des artistes, des choeurs d’enfants et le père Noël lui-même! Aucune fête de Noël n’est complète sans un sapin de Noël et la Firme est heureuse que son parrainage ait permis de rendre cela possible.
HazloLaw – Business Lawyers filed its first prospectus this week in connection with the initial public offering of 5,000,000 common shares of NBS Capital Inc. The offering is expected to close in the next 90 days. Martin Aquilina and his team acted as advisors to the issuer.
Dean Blachford, head of HazloLaw – Business Lawyers’ Tax Litigation department presented at the Tax Law in Practice: Panel Discussion 2018. Dean addressed questions related to the practice of law and its challenges, the reasons for choosing to pursue a legal career, his experience as a clerk at the Tax Court of Canada and many other aspects related to the legal profession.
The panel took place on November 14, 2018 in the University of Ottawa campus and was composed of five lawyers and practitioners, including Linsey Rain (Department of Justice), Vern Krishna (TaxChambers LLP, uOttawa), Jennifer Neill (CRA), Andrew Froh (articling student at BLG) and Ian MacGregor (PwC Law).
Hugues Boisvert, Founder & CEO and head of the Business law department of our Firm, has acted on behalf of a group of shareholders on a management buyout of a large construction company. The transaction involved the negotiation of the final terms and the drafting of the share purchase agreement and all related legal agreements.