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British Columbia Securities Commission grants first registration in Canada to Bitcoin investment fund manager
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 8 2017

The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) has announced the first registration in Canada of an investment fund manager solely dedicated to the


Local Authorities and the disposal of land at best consideration: when the valuation report is not the last word
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2017

Local authorities have a duty not to dispose of an interest in land for less than the best consideration reasonably obtainable, other than in the case


Cross-border surplus stripping
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 30 2016

Budget 2016 declared that the new Liberal government would ‘protect the integrity of Canada’s international tax system’ by introducing new tax


Flooding - a Law Society practice note means clients and solicitors should now pay extra attention to an already pressing issue
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • June 27 2013

There are many types of flooding, of which coastaltidal and river flooding are but two. Approximately half of all flooding damage arises from surface


Employment contracts: the twelve most common avoidable drafting errors
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 31 2013

The fundamental legal relationship between employer and employee is one of contract. As lawyers, we encourage our clients to have written agreements


Conveyancing - will a buyer be bound by a third party right which is not registered at the Land Registry?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2012

A buyer of registered land for valuable consideration will take subject to any third party rights which are noted on the register, and to overriding interests.


Easements - rights of way
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2011

The grant of a right of way may be found to be limited in scope beyond the natural meaning of the words used where there is a clear contrast with the wording used in a contemporaneous reservation.


Time to revisit debt for equity swaps? The impact of new guidance from HM Revenue & Customs
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 3 2011

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) recently revised its guidance (again) on section 322(4) of the Corporation Tax Act (CTA) 2009.


Public sector pensions lead to public and private sectors strikes can you stop it?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2011

An employer has a contract with its employees.


Frangione v. Vandongen et al., 2010 ONSC 2823.
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 17 2011

Plaintiff was involved in two car accidents in respect of which he claimed he had suffered head and neck injuries which caused him loss of enjoyment of life.