Legal Year in Review 2018

Our fifth annual Legal Year in Review contains our observations about some of the most significant legal developments affecting Canadian business over the past year and their implications for 2019 and beyond.
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Major changes affecting borrowers and lenders under IFRS 16

IFRS 16 overhauls accounting for lessees, with the distinction between an operating lease and finance lease now eliminated. The new rules could affect financing agreements on the calculation of financial covenants or restrictions on debt incurrence.
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Osler welcomes new partner Stéphane Eljarrat

Stéphane joins our Litigation Group and will lead Osler’s white-collar defence practice.
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#1 in Canadian M&A

Thomson Reuters and Mergermarket ranked Osler as the #1 law firm in their full-year 2018 Canadian M&A league tables.
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Osler advises in connection with Newmont Mining’s US$10B acquisition of Goldcorp

Osler is advising the special committee of Goldcorp Inc. in its acquisition by Newmont Mining. The transaction will create the world’s largest gold miner.
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Osler Works – Innovation in action

Osler Works is our platform for advancing legal service delivery to provide practical, cost-effective legal solutions that better serve your business – and bottom line.
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