Lexpert publishes 2018 Corporate special edition in Globe and Mail’s Report on Business

Lexpert published its Corporate special edition in the May edition of The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business magazine on April 27.

The Lexpert Special Edition – Canada’s Leading Corporate Lawyers (the Lexpert Special Edition on Corporate Law) profiles Lexpert-ranked lawyers whose focus is in Corporate law and relevant practices. Also included are feature articles on legal aspects of Canadian business issues.

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This year’s features include:

AI Arrives
AI isn’t coming to law. It’s already here — and in a big way — as law firms augment their corporate legal services to exploit heretofore unheard-of efficiencies.

Clearing the Weeds
Contracting parties have a duty of good faith, but “sandbagging” provisions are still a good way to stave off litigation and expose misrepresentations.

Worries for Another Day
Are the NAFTA talks chilling M&A activity? Not at all, according to deal lawyers, who say acquirers are taking advantage of plentiful liquidity and a tax-cut windfall.

Filling the Shell
Special purpose acquisition corporations, or SPACs, have evolved in Canada, as legal advisors experiment with creative uses for the investment vehicle.