Our team has extensive experience advising foreign investors on major national and international transactions in a wide range of industries.
For example, we have counseled investors in areas such as transportation, automotive, broadcasting, telecommunications, technology, consumer products, utilities, construction, financial services, food and beverage, manufacturing, health care, natural resources, pharmaceutical, professional services, retail, wholesale, film and publishing.
While welcoming foreign investment, Canada has special rules governing investments in Canada by foreign investors. These rules provide for screening of foreign investments in the cultural sector, as well as of large foreign investments in Canada. The rules also allow for national security screening.