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  • Mortgage Stress Test – UpdateApril 18, 2018

    The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada (OSFI) announced a number of new mortgage rules which came into effect on January 1, 2018. The new rules, which affect all Canadians renewing or refinancing a mortgage, will require borrowers to pass a stress test to prove that they c … Read more »

  • Mortgage Stress Tests in CanadaMarch 23, 2018

    The Canadian government is trying to cool the hot real estate markets in metropolitan cities such as Vancouver and Toronto, by rolling out new rules on mortgage lending.  The most recent of these measures, are the rules implemented by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (“OSFI … Read more »

  • Firm Moves – Paul BarbeauMarch 21, 2018

    Paul S.O. Barbeau, LL.B., J.D. March 2018 has been a busy month for Barbeau Evans LLP lawyer, Paul Barbeau.  Paul was appointed by the Hon. Andrew Wilkinson, as the Leader’s Representative to the Party Executive of the BC Liberal Party.  The Party Executive manages the affairs of the Party, approves … Read more »

  • Private Placements in CanadaMarch 9, 2018

    Canadian Securities regulations generally restrict a company from selling its securities without filing a prospectus, with the applicable securities regulator(s). As the preparation and filing of a prospectus is a time consuming and costly process, it is often not suitable for companies with low exp … Read more »

  • Charities Update – CanadaMarch 2, 2018

    Recent Canadian Charity News: Official donation receipts must now include the name and website address of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Following the move to the canada.ca website, official donation receipts will need to be updated with the new address: canada.ca/charities-giving. Charities and q … Read more »