News & Events

May 1, 2018
MindBridge Analytics Raises $8.4 Million in Series A financing round.

Ottawa-based MindBridge Analytics, has raised $8.4M in its Series A Financing. The round was led by Real Ventures of Montreal and includes participation from Reciprocal Ventures out of New York, National Bank of Canada, The Group Investment from Toronto and 8VC of San Francisco. MindBridge Ai is a venture-backed FinTech... Read More

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April 20, 2018
Withholding required on dividends paid to non-residents

There are numerous circumstances where a Canadian resident company may be required to withhold taxes from amounts paid to non-residents. In a previous post (http://www.lwlaw.com/withholding-on-service-contracts-with-non-residents/) we blogged about the requirement on Canadian companies to withhold 15% from amounts paid t... Read More

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April 13, 2018
2018 Call for Canada-Israel R&D Projects

The Canada-Israel Industrial Research and Development Foundation (CIIRDF) stimulates collaborative research and development between private sector companies in both countries, with a focus on the commercialization of new technologies. The CIIRDF announced the launch of a new Call for Proposals (CFP) for bilateral R&D pr... Read More

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March 27, 2018
Quebec 2018-19 budget announcement

Quebec Finance Minister, Carlos Leitao delivered the province’s 2018-2019 budget on March 27, 2018, by announcing the fourth  consecutive balanced budget. As part of the 2018-2019 Budget Speech  the Minister of Finance announced the implementation of a new QST registration system. The budget proposes to expand ... Read More

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March 9, 2018
Jiffy on Demand raises $3 million to continue expansion

Toronto's Jiffy on Demand raises $3 million to expand their platform that connects users to home maintenance and repair professionals, making it a seamless booking experience for homeowners, with easy-to-understand pricing and responsive customer service. “Jiffy is in a unique position to capitalize on the massive mar... Read More

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