It's widely known that foreign companies looking to acquire
strong targets are drawn to Canada's vast resource sector. But
there's also plenty of M&A activity — and opportunity
— across many other Canadian industries, such as technology,
life sciences, media and communications, manufacturing and
In this one-hour webinar, experts from Gowlings share their
insights on the Canadian M&A legal regime, and offer tips on
how to navigate the complexities of the market and successfully
acquire a Canadian company. Topics include:
Building your acquisition model and determining the most
appropriate structure for a Canadian company acquisition
Determining the applicable tax rules and assessing the
potential tax advantages
An overview of competition law and the Investment Canada Act
— due diligence, thresholds and the review process
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