Given the possibility of having multiple business partners as well as the competing interests that come along with such partnerships, the Law imposes a duty of loyalty to all directors in favour of the corporation to the board of which they are [ … ]
Des situations juridiques sous un angle simplifié
What is a trademark? And, do you have a trademark that you want to register?
Currently, terms like “block chain,” “artificial intelligence,” and “cryptocurrencies” are all major buzzwords. These terms are being utilized at a maximum capacity and are integrated in a wide array of domains from articles to niche degrees. Clearly [ … ]
In a context where a corporation faces multiple independent law suits from a given party and before the same jurisdiction (or Court), things can take long and get expensive very quickly. It may therefore be useful for either party to request the [ … ]
Very often, people lend each other money and rely on nothing else except their word to ensure repayment. While this sometimes works, it obviously has its problems since, if something goes wrong, it becomes difficult to prove that the loan ever [ … ]
The key is the Registry!
As is often the case in commercial matters, shareholders may be called upon to concurrently act as directors of a given corporation. However, it should be noted that a director’s title is not simply a token position, but rather brings various [ … ]
One should take great care in the determination of the type of contract being dealt with. More specifically, it should be noted that a contract can only be qualified as an adhesion contract if its terms are not negotiable (that is, cannot be [ … ]
When talking about free and informed consent in Quebec, one must be careful not to confuse this concept with the notion of complete freedom to act as one might want. Indeed, it is not because we are sometimes at a contractual disadvantage and may [ … ]
In an economy where competition reigns, marketing, and a company's market share, is paramount to its financial health. It is therefore not surprising that entrepreneurs fiercely defend their trademarks. In the event that their trademarks are used by [ … ]
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