Business Law

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  • Tax Issues in Business Disputes: Helping Your Client Achieve a Better After-Tax Result

    $65.00

    This paper considers potential tax consequences in business disputes. It reviews corporate tax rules and illustrates different corporate tax planning options and outcomes. It also reviews the tax treatment of damages and settlement amounts. Finally, this paper considers the tax treatment of various expenses often incurred in business disputes, and provides suggestions for obtaining the most favourable tax treatment possible in respect of those expenses.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Business Disputes program in Lake Louise on May 5, 2018.

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  • Tax Law Update 2012

    $55.00

    This paper outlines some of the typical tax issues facing a small or solo practitioner in general practice. Some of the topics covered include family tax, corporate tax, real estate taxation and tax issues related to wills and estates. The author also details a few new tax issues and useful planning ideas for the reader.

    This paper was presented at the Law and Practice Update in November 2012.

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  • Tax Planning and Drafting Best Practices in Unanimous Shareholder Agreements

    $55.00
    In any flow of funds between corporations and shareholders, tax consequences should be considered to ensure profits are distributed without an excessive tax burden. Certain drafting techniques in unanimous shareholder agreements can help to ensure shareholders are positioned to equitably share tax pools and access exemptions on sale. In that context, this paper provides a general overview of the tax relationship between corporations and shareholders, and considerations that apply to ongoing operations, as well as to share sales and other dispositions. Drafting tips for optimizing tax efficiencies are identified, and common drafting errors or oversights that may lead to missed tax planning opportunities are discussed. 
     
    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Unanimous Shareholder Agreement Disputes seminar in Edmonton on April 6, 2016 and in Calgary on April 20, 2016.
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    Technology Contracts (Seminar on Demand)

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    $245.00

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    Learn to analyze technology contracts and take a detailed look at drafting issues and pitfalls. After gaining an overview of the technology itself, explore exclusion of liability issues, governing law and jurisdiction clauses, alternative dispute resolution clauses, service level agreements, escrow agreements, data security and privacy issues, licensing, and typical negotiating points in technology contracting.

     

    Running Time: 4 hours, 53 minutes
    Date: September 2015

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  • Technology Escrow Agreements

    $45.00

    The escrow agreement provides a vehicle for a service provider to deposit certain materials, like source code, into escrow with a neutral third-party escrow agent. That agent maintains the source code in a confidential depository, for the customer’s benefit. This paper discusses the common features of and drafting issues relating to a typical escrow agreement, from both the perspective of the software vendor and the customer.

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    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Technology Contracts seminar in September, 2015.

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  • The Concept of Secured Financing and the Resolution of Priority Competitions

    $55.00

    These experts provide history and background on the reach of the Personal Property Security Act. In particular, they focus on the concept of secured financing, detailing the seven categories of collateral and looking at issues including the characterization of leases, deemed security interests, and competitions among secured parties.

    This paper was presented at the PPSA Basics seminar in March, 2014.

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  • The Effect of Privacy and Anti-Spam Legislation on Charities and Non-Profits

    $55.00

    This author examines privacy legislation (in Alberta and Canada respectively) and the new Canadian anti-spam legislation in the context of how it may affect the operations of non-profit and charitable organizations. She also looks at some of the future considerations for non-profits/charities related to personal information protection and communications.

    This paper was presented at the Advising Charities, Not-for-Profits, and Social Enterprises Seminar in November 2013.

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  • The Gambler: Understanding the Risks and Factors in Business Valuations

    $45.00

    This paper examines commonly accepted approaches and considerations for the valuation of viable and not viable going concern businesses. It discusses valuation approaches, methods, and types of valuation reports. It also highlights certain inputs of the valuation analysis that can significantly impact the results of the overall valuation conclusion; for example, owner-manager remuneration, debt to equity ratio, working capital, and others.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Business Issues in Family Law Matters program in Calgary on January 17, 2018 and in Edmonton on January 24, 2018.

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  • The Ghosts of Past, Present and Future – Rent Arbitration Clauses and Rent Restructuring in the Leasing Context

    $45.00

    This paper provides an overview of some landlord considerations when drafting the terms of a lease agreement. In particular, it discusses the rent arbitration clause, including pitfalls to avoid and tips for drafting strong arbitration clauses. It also discusses rent restructuring, with a focus on ways to restructure rent and tips for drafting forbearance agreements. The paper includes a draft arbitration clause and a sample lease forbearance agreement.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Commercial Leasing Challenges seminar in Edmonton on June 6, 2017 and in Calgary on June 8, 2017.

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  • The Law of Dismissal

    $45.00

    It is important for employers to understand their obligations and legal entitlements to terminate employment. This paper examines scenarios of with cause and without cause terminations, including a discussion of notice periods, inducement, bad faith damages, elements of remuneration, and the duty to mitigate. Additionally, unlawful termination through constructive dismissal is also addressed. 

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Employment Law Fundamentals seminar in Edmonton on October 5, 2016 and in Calgary on October 13, 2016.

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  • The New Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act

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    This paper was drawn from materials presented at the Advising Charities and Not-for-Profit Organizations seminar held in February 2012. This paper reviews the new Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act that will supersede and ultimately replace Part II of the Canada Corporations Act as the federal legislation governing not-for-profits.

    Length: 17 Pages

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  • The Relationship Between PPSA Security Interests and Writs Registered Under the Civil Enforcement Act: Priority and the Implications of Priority

    $55.00

    This paper addresses the interface between the rights of judgment creditors and those of secured creditors with respect to personal property. It outlines the priority rules that apply between judgment creditors and secured creditors, and discusses the manner in which priority determines the salability of property to enforce a claim and the distribution of funds generated by enforcement action taken by a judgment creditor or a secured creditor. The paper also includes a number of example scenarios to illustrate concepts discussed.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Personal Property Security and Debt Recovery Essentials seminar in Edmonton on May 17, 2017 and in Calgary on May 24, 2017.

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