Lexpert Headlines in the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business

  • Foreign businesses have long used Canada as a beachhead for entering the US market. That role has never been more important as the US moves toward protectionism.
  • Law firms working with outsourcers have pursued various strategies in their hunt for efficiency. Some have merged, while others prefer alliances or loose relationships. Which strategy will win out in the end?
  • High court finds that Québec woman has a right to her neighbour’s parking spots
  • Sales to private equity, cost of listing fees, regulation and "short-termism" cited
  • The future of US-Canada cross-border trade remains uncertain, but both economies are well integrated, and there’s increasingly unified political action and lobbying by businesses on either side of the border.