Interested in doing business in Canada? You’ll want to read this.

We're always looking for concise, up-to-date information that we can offer our clients who want to expand into the Canadian marketplace. So we were excited to find this great guide from Borden Ladner Gervais that answers many of the questions we're regularly asked. Topics in this guide include: Foreign investment regulation, Financing Canadian operations, Litigation, … Continue reading Interested in doing business in Canada? You’ll want to read this.

Things to consider when doing business in Canada.

We thoroughly enjoyed this morning's webinar, Doing Business in Canada (with information presented by law firm Green and Spiegel). There are a number of things to consider when visiting Canada for business, such as: The length and nature of the visit, Whether you are entering from a visa-exempt country (i.e. the U.S., U.K., France, Mexico) or … Continue reading Things to consider when doing business in Canada.

Have questions about coming to Canada for trade events and other business activities? You’ll need this.

On Tuesday, October 8 we'll be co-hosting a webinar with the PA Department of Community & Economic Development and Green and Spiegel, U.S., addressing topics including: Trade events, After sales service & installation, and Short-term contracts and solicited by Canadian customers. Everything you need to know will be discussed here. Email chmummau@pa.gov to register - and … Continue reading Have questions about coming to Canada for trade events and other business activities? You’ll need this.

More about toiletries with plastic microbeads.

Toiletries containing plastic microbeads are now illegal for sale in Canada. The law came into effect on July 1, 2019. This follows a ban on manufacture and import of these products that came into force on July 1, 2018. Natural health products and non-prescription drugs that contained microbeads were exempt from the 2018 rule, but … Continue reading More about toiletries with plastic microbeads.

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL): are you compliant?

On July 1, 2014, Canada enacted anti-spam legislation (CASL) designed to protect Canadians’ electronic transmissions while ensuring Canadian businesses could remain competitive in the global marketplace. In short, CASL prohibits the: Sending of commercial electronic messages without the recipient’s consent (permission), including messages to email addresses, social networking accounts, and text messages to cellular phones, … Continue reading Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL): are you compliant?