A different kind of practice

A $5,700,000 Private Placement Closed by BCF Client Alliance Magnesium

Our partners and lawyers Gilles Seguin and Adam Allouba assisted Alliance Magnesium throughout the process.

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La Presse article highlights the expertise of BCF's intellectual property professionals

Two of the firm's partners, Dominic Goudreault and Pascal Lauzon explain the advantages of registering industrial designs and patents

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All you need to know about Québec's National Holiday, Canada Day and the Labour Standards Act

To fully comply with the law, remember the following important rules

This year, the National Holiday and Canada Day both fall on a Friday. This could be a real headache for employers.

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BCF Partner Marc Brouillette strengthens his involvement in the economic development of Sept-Îles

He will now head Développement Économique Sept-Îles (DÉSI)

Well-known in the region for his many achievements, he meets this new challenge with enormous optimism

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BCF lawyer Tamila Ziani is acknowledged for her social involvement

Her talent is recognized by the government

She was appointed to the board of directors of the Conseil de gestion de l’assurance parentale by the Council of Ministers.

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Extracting cash from a corporation

Our tax lawyers explain which strategy to use.

An analysis of the tax implications of extracting cash from a corporation is often based on the salary-dividend axis.

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Understanding the short prescription period that applies in municipal matters

More complex then it appears.

When the time comes to institute legal proceedings against a municipality, the short prescription period that applies in such matters is often forgotten or misunderstood.

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Buying a business: What legal protection does a potential buyer have during the negotiations?

Making the least possible commitment while keeping the negotiations exclusive.

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Michèle Gouin

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Pierre Beaulieu

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Death of Nicolas Mateesco Matte

It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of our former colleague.

Nicolas Mateesco Matte, who practised with our firm as counsel until 2009, died on April 13th at the age of 102.

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On your marks ! Get ready for some changes to come

Trademarks Act in Canada

Several changes regarding the Trademarks Act (Canada) will come into force in 2018.

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BCF, proud partner of the 1st Montreal International Triathlon

An exciting partnership !

BCF is proud to present a new major athletic event to be held in our metropolis.

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Nicolas St-Sauveur

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So you're selling online and you're looking to protect your trademark internationally.

YES, BUT...

Registering your trademark internationally is an important step to consider. The intention is good, but reality is more complicated.

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FLYOVER: AN OVERVIEW OF IMMIGRATION AND WORKFORCE MOBILITY NEWS

April 14th, 2016, Newsletter from our business immigration team.

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.

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Property Issues: Beware of your neighbours

How to protect your title.

As a property owner, it is very important that you be vigilant with respect to your neighbours’ actions, which could undermine your title.

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BCF and the AQT partner with a new community organization

Our firm supports the efforts of Toujours Ensemble.

Our Partner Guy Rouleau was present to salute the impressive work done by the organization.

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FLYOVER: AN OVERVIEW OF IMMIGRATION AND WORKFORCE MOBILITY NEWS

March 16th, 2016, Newsletter from our business immigration team.

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.

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New regulations for temporary workers working in Quebec

Newsletter from our business immigration team.

Quebec adds new occupations to Facilitated Labour Market Impact Assessment Process for temporary workers working in Québec.

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BCF Is Involved In The Montreal TV Series Production Lobby

Our firm supports its client, the Mediabiz production company.

Our partner André Ryan is quoted by the La Presse newspaper regarding our efforts to help bring important TV productions in Montreal.

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BCF makes a $150,000 donation to the Faculty of Law of the Université de Sherbrooke

Our firm is very much involved in the university community.

This donation will provide major assistance to the Université de Sherbrooke’s Faculty of Law in its efforts to modernize its library.

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BCF Welcomes Four New Partners Among its Ranks

With their talent, our firm is optimistic about the future.

From left to right: Antonio Nadaira, Frédéric Dionne, Adam Allouba and François Beaudry.

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Capital Markets in Canada: What You Need To Know in 2016

A newsletter from our lawyers specialized in securities.

Revitalization of the TSXV, changes to offering memorandum exemption, and reduced disclosure obligations for venture issuers.

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Mobility Rights of Business Travelers Under the CETA

This trade agreement involves Canada and the EU.

The complexity of the Agreement lies in the fact that there are 11 commercial activities, 28 EU countries, and 8 types of business traveler.

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Real Estate Development: What Are the Rules?

Two of our lawyers launch a new publication addressing this matter

Consulting partner Pierre Delisle and lawyer Joseph-André Roy introduce their new book entitled “Les ententes de développement Municipalités-Promoteurs” (Municipality-Promoter Development Agreements).

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