Canada’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)

What is the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund? What options are available? We all need a break sometimes, especially during times like these. The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (“RRRF”) is a federal loan for businesses that were viable as of March 1, 2020 and have since had financial difficulties resulting from COVID-19. RRRF loans [...]

By |2020-11-11T06:39:01-08:00November 2nd, 2020|Blog, COVID-19|

BC’s Land Owner Transparency Register (LOTR)

What does “LOTR” stand for? At first glance you might think it stands for “Lord Of The Rings” (trust me, we got excited too) but “LOTR” also stands for “Land Owner Transparency Registry”. The LOTR is developed and operated by the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (“LTSA”), and is meant to use [...]

By |2020-11-27T07:08:32-08:00October 28th, 2020|Blog, Lord Of The Rings, Real Estate|

Psychedelics and the Law in Canada

Following the legalization of cannabis, there has been a renewed interest in psychedelics that has been bolstered by scientific breakthroughs and an informed understanding of the benefits psychedelics have provided in the past. The research and development in this emerging industry has been drawing attention particularly from the capital markets. Companies are recognizing the medical [...]

By |2020-11-25T06:31:01-08:00October 27th, 2020|Blog, Psychedelics|

Direct Listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE)

Ever since Spotify, the Swedish music streaming Company, decided to go public through a direct listing in 2018, more and more issuers have pursued this listing method as its cost effective and quick. However, there is often a lack of clarity on what the general listing requirements are. This article provides a basic outline of [...]

By |2020-11-18T06:41:42-08:00October 20th, 2020|Blog, Securities Law|

“Say on Pay” Legislation: A Brief and Non-Binding Overview

What is “Say on Pay”? “Say on pay” is a phrase that has been gaining currency in the past several years.  It refers to legislation that gives a firm's shareholders the right to vote on the remuneration of executives.  This type of legislation is one of the responses to soaring executive compensation which is too often uncorrelated to [...]

By |2020-07-29T10:30:10-07:00July 29th, 2020|Blog, Canada Business Corporations Act, Corporate Law|

Segev LLP is Hiring!

Segev LLP is growing, and currently looking to fill the following positions:   Securities Lawyer We are seeking a securities lawyer with a minimum of 10 years experience to join our highly regarded securities team. Commercial Litigation Lawyer Are you a lawyer with 10+ years of commercial litigation experience? Our litigation team would love to [...]

By |2020-10-06T19:11:42-07:00July 22nd, 2020|CareersPage|

Wills and Estates 101 + Discount for Preparation of Simple Wills

An important part of the work we do is helping our clients understand how they can plan and protect their household for the future through Wills and Estate Planning. Due to the recent influx of inquiries we've received, we thought it would be helpful to provide you with some basic information on Wills and Estate Planning, [...]

By |2020-04-03T09:10:34-07:00April 2nd, 2020|Announcement, Wills & Estates|

Single Game Sports Betting: Legalization Looming?

On February 25, 2020, Kevin Waugh, MP from Saskatoon-Grasswood, put forth bill C-218 to the House of Commons.  The bill would legalize single game sports betting in Canada.  Named “An Act to Amend the Criminal Code (Sports Betting)”, it seeks to ever so slightly change the language of the Criminal Code, a change with potentially [...]

By |2020-11-13T06:02:55-08:00March 5th, 2020|Blog, Gaming, Gaming Law, Sports Betting|
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