Banking & Finance

Cox & Palmer has a leading banking and finance practice, based on years of representing sophisticated clients with interests in Canada and internationally. We have an integrated team focused on providing comprehensive, innovative and practical legal advice on a variety of matters including, transactions, financial operations and regulatory compliance.

Our reputation for a personal working relationship with our clients is surpassed only by our reputation for insightful, trustworthy advice. With industry knowledge and experience representing leading corporations, domestic and foreign financial institutions, government treasury boards and others, we are available to provide reliable advice on a full range of issues and financial products.

Our multi-disciplinary platform allows us to draw on the expertise of lawyers who specialize in securities and corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, and tax law, ensuring a thorough approach and seamless end-to-end service on any transaction or matter.

 

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Articles & Insights

SCC Provides Clarity Re Anti-Deprivation Common Law Rule

Earlier this fall, the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) released its decision in Chandos Construction Ltd. v. Deloitte Restructuring Inc. (“Chandos”) . The SCC agreed with the Alberta Court of Appeal in holding that a price-reduction clause in a subcontract between Chandos and the bankrupt subcontractor violated the common law anti-deprivation rule. Chandos, a general […]

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Law Firm’s Administration Fees Disallowed in Great North Data Ltd. (Re)

Background This was an application by Benson Buffett (“BB”), legal counsel to PricewaterhouseCoopers (“PWC”) in its capacity as receiver of Great North Data Ltd. (“GND”), a failed cryptocurrency hosting company formerly based in Labrador City. Section 18 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency General Rules, C.R.C, c. 368, says that “[a]ll bills of costs for legal […]

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Re Norcon Marine Services Ltd.: Court-appointed vs. Private-appointed Receivers

On December 30, 2019 the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (the “NLSC”) released its decision in Re Norcon Marine Services Ltd. (“Norcon”) dismissing both an application by a debtor, Norcon Marine Services Ltd., for creditor protection under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (the “CCAA”), and a competing application by a secured creditor, the Business […]

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