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Firm Announcements

May 2017
Field Law Announces Voting Phase of Community Fund Program

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of the online voting phase of the fifth year of the Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program, which supports local pay-it-forward initiatives in the communities Field Law operates in, is now accepting public input to help determine how many of the almost 100 applicants will be awarded funds from the $75,000 available....

April 2017
Field Law Supports Pay-it-Forward Ideas of Local Organizations and Community Causes with $75,000

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....

Upcoming Presentations

May 31, 2017
Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada

Shohini Bagchee, Erika Carrasco, Marc Yu, Randal Carlson

June 7, 2017
Marijuana in the Workplace Workshop
Calgary and Edmonton

Jenna Kirk, Geoffrey Hope, Christin Elawny, Leanne Monsma

Field Law has negotiated various types of mergers and acquisitions for both its public and private clients, in both hostile and friendly scenarios. Field Law professionals can further assist with the structuring of acquisition and divestiture transactions to achieve favourable tax results and efficient use of available regulatory schemes.

For its private company clients, Field Law provides advice in various acquisition and divestiture transactions, including preparation of shareholder agreements, non-competition agreements, escrow agreements and earn-outs, including the tax implications of these transactions.

Types of transactions on which Field Law has provided legal advice to its public company clients include:

  • Plans of arrangement
  • Take-over bids, issuer bids and insider bids
  • 'Going private' transactions and related party transactions