A different kind of practice
Shake up the conventional, rethink the status quo, transform how business law is practiced—this is BCF.More
Good news for those seeking to obtain and uphold patents in Canada
The ruling promises to bring Canadian patent law back in line with international norms.More
The City of Montreal recently adopted the by-law on contributions for parks, playgrounds and green space titled “Règlement relatif à la cession pour fins d’établissement, de maintien et d’amélioration de parcs, de terrains de jeux et de préservation d’espaces naturels sur le territoire de la Ville de Montréal ”.More
NEWSLETTER: GLOBAL EMPLOYEE MOBILITY
BCF Business Law keeps you informed of the latest news in the world of business immigration and labour mobility. A unique approach and integrated solutions for your mobility needs, that’s what we mean by a different kind of practice.More
In the wake of its recent successes, the intellectual property team is preparing for future international conferences, specifically the Bio International Convention 2017 which will be held in San Diego at the end of June.More
NEWSLETTER: GLOBAL EMPLOYEE MOBILITY
BCF Business Law keeps you informed of the latest news in the world of business immigration and labour mobility. Helping you deal with globalization. That's what we mean by a different kind of practice.More
The Canadian Bar Association recognizes our partner’s outstanding contribution to her community.More
His extensive, transversal experience will be valuable for our clients who work in Europe
As an international correspondent based in Paris, Philippe Therias works at one of BCF’s affiliate firms, Bignon Lebray.More
55% OF THE FIRM’S MEMBERS CONTRIBUTED IN 2016!
The organization recognizes the extraordinary commitment of BCF’s members during the 2016 campaign.More
Your intellectual property (IP) is the product of your imagination, and therefore, you own it. Like any other goods, your creations are property and, although they may not be tangible, they should be protected.More
In late April 2017, the City of Montreal (the “City”) adopted a draft by-law on contributions for parks, playgrounds and green space titled “Règlement relatif à la cession pour fins d’établissement, de maintien et d’amélioration de parcs, de terrains de jeux et de préservation d’espaces naturels sur le territoire de la Ville de Montréal .”More
Our legal counsel Christian Racicot and his initiative, featured in La Presse+.More
The firm has remitted $40,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to help the victims in the various regions affected by flooding.More
Over the years, the global market growth and prominence of sectors such as high technology, e-commerce, and the Internet, which flout borders, have led the courts to consider the territorial scope of such clauses in a different light.More
10 firm partners attended the prestigious event
BCF Business Law is the only Quebec firm to join the ranks of Deloitte’s Platinum Club membersMore
TAX AUTHORITIES, SET-OFF/COMPENSATION AND ENFORCEMENT MEASURES IN AN INSOLVENCY CONTEXT REGARDING GST AND QST
Good news for companies undergoing restructuring
Tax authorities cannot invoke the presumptions of exigibility and validity provided for in tax laws in order to meet the conditions for set-off or compensation, which can only take place between debts that are reciprocal and which exist pre-filing of insolvency proceedings.More
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What to do with the use of social media by your employees?
The risk for ill-advised behavior on social media is well-documented. The key is to adopt a corporate policy that is clear, solid and respectful of the right to privacy.More
The growing democratization of 3D printers and its legal issues.
The main legal issue raised by 3D printing is the infringement of intellectual property rights, which is somewhat reminiscent of the debate surrounding music and film piracy.More
How to recognize pitfalls and how you can avoid them.
The registration of this trademark is the best tool for taking action against the registration of domain names, without a legitimate interest, by other actors in your activity sector acting in bad faith.More
Our IP team can help you determine whether your company owns all of the rights to its logo, and to any other graphic or visual elements covered by copyright.More