Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of its 5th annual Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program supports local initiatives and causes within communities in Northern and Southern Alberta and the Northwest Territories. In 2017, the Program will donate $75,000 across all three regions....
Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada
What You Need to Know to (Legally) Operate a Drone
Did you know that people operating drones are considered pilots of aircraft? Or that the Canadian drone market is estimated to be worth between $100-$260 million by 2024? How about the fact that more than 300 Canadian companies fall within the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle sector?...
June 15, 2017
"Fiduciary Duty" as an Ingredient of the Pension "Mélange"
Raising money in either the public or private markets is a demanding and necessary requirement for growing businesses. Field Law understands the necessity of working with clients to capitalize on their business opportunities by providing timely client-focused advice. Field Law’s Securities Group provides crucial and timely advice on corporate finance matters, including:
Our lawyers advise businesses from start-up through to listing on a stock exchange and beyond on all matters relating to structuring, financings, corporate governance and regulatory compliance.
Field Law has extensive experience in these areas, representing a wide-range of clients including public and private corporations of various sizes involved in a variety of industries. We assist these clients in domestic, national and international corporate and commercial transactions that range from small dollar amounts to large and very complex transactions. We regularly advise bidders and target companies (including boards of directors and special committees) on how to best navigate complex merger and acquisition transactions.
Our broad experience enables us to consistently provide our clients with creative, innovative and cost effective solutions to a variety of situations. We assist clients in choosing appropriate financing techniques, negotiating commercial terms and in designing and structuring transactions that meet specific business needs. We will work seamlessly with your external service providers to ensure that your tax and accounting needs are met.
To assist our clients, we not only leverage our knowledge in securities law, but couple that background with utilizing other departments in our firm, including without limitation employment, real estate, environmental, energy, intellectual property and information technology. This, together with industry knowledge gained in serving our diverse client base, ensures that we are able to provide highly effective, value-oriented, practical and specific advice to our clients.