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Doing Business in Canada

Fasken's Doing Business in Canada provides a concise and practical overview of the country's legal and regulatory environment.

This comprehensive guide highlights the crucial issues affecting US or foreign businesses considering Canada as part of their international strategy.

Canada's federal and provincial governments have together created a highly favorable atmosphere, one in which international businesses can flourish. 

This publication has been prepared by Fasken in order to provide an overview of Canadian law and the legislative, legal and regulatory climate in Canada and its provinces for non-Canadians who may wish to do business with Canadians or to acquire or establish a business in Canada.

Chapters include:

  • The Canadian Business and Investment Environment
  • Establishing a Business in Canada
  • Investment Policy
  • Competition / Antitrust Law
  • Acquiring a Canadian Business
  • Financing a Business Operation
  • Taxation
  • Labor & Employment
  • Pension & Employee Benefit Plans
  • Directors’ and Officers’ Liability
  • Executive Transfers and Immigration
  • Privacy Law and Anti-Spam Law
  • Protection of Intellectual Property
  • Information & Communications Technology
  • Franchising
  • Restructurings and Insolvencies
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Doing Business in Quebec
  • Government Relations / Government Ethics, Transparency and Political Law