You believe you missed the mandatory six-month delay for inscription in your proceeding in the Commercial Division of the Superior Court ? The Court of Appeal could come to your rescue

Author: Félix Tessier  The six-month delay for inscription under article 173 C.C.P. and the presumption of discontinuance in case of failure to comply with this strict time limit (177 C.C.P.), are well known and punctuate almost all disputes with inevitable motions to extend the time limit. [...]

Lifting the corporate veil against directors

Author: Christophe Savoie The principle of separate legal personality, commonly referred to as the “corporate veil”, holds that legal persons are distinct persons from their directors and shareholders. A legal person’s acts therefore do not bind its members but rather only binds itself. As [...]

Arnaud Koenig-Soutière joins the team as a lawyer

We are pleased to announce the addition of Arnaud Koenig-Soutière as a lawyer. Arnaud first joined LCM Attorneys as a student in 2021 and completed his articling period with us in 2023. Arnaud holds a law degree from Université Laval, where he is currently completing a master’s degree with a [...]