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May 24, 2018
Fiix Raises $12M in Funding

Fiix, Toronto based maintenance and asset management software provider, raised $12m in funding. The round was led by BuildGroup. The company intends to use the funds to continue scaling its people and systems.   Partner James Smith  from  LaBarge Weinstein acted as counsel for Fiix. Read the complete articl... Read More

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May 15, 2018
Estate Planning – Probate and Estate Administration Tax

Estate Planning – Probate and Estate Administration Tax   Probate is the process whereby the court validates and approves the will (if there is one) and the appointment of the executor.  Probate is generally required where the estate holds real estate, bank accounts, investment accounts, or other major assets that... Read More

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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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