Lending news you can use is a podcast series with a focus on news and legal developments in Canada finance, brought to you by the Banking and Finance group at Dentons. Our integrated global team of lawyers and professionals offers an expansive breadth of insight, helping clients with intricate cross-border deals, increasing regulatory pressure, and structuring and documenting transactions that help to provide financing to virtually every industry.
In this podcast series, our hosts Kori Williams, Danijel Augustinovic and Alessandro Bozzelli, alongside their esteemed guests, will offer short, timely and insightful content to keep you up-to-date on lending matters.
Assignments of critical agreements
In this episode, Kori Williams chats with senior insolvency partner, John Salmas, and senior banking and finance associate, Alessandro Bozzelli on anti-assignment provisions in critical contracts, whether such contracts are captured by a general security agreement and the circumstances in which a specific assignment would be required.
Are landlord agreements necessary?
In this episode, Kori Williams sits down with senior insolvency partner, John Salmas, and senior banking and finance associate, Danijel Augustinovic to discuss the practicality of landlord agreements and a secure lenders rights without one.
Secured lenders and the CRA: Tax risks and liabilities
In this episode, our hosts Kori Williams, Danijel Augustinovic and Alessandro Bozzelli discuss a recent Federal Court of Appeal case. They provide an overview of why the CRA was entitled to superior priority, how deemed trust funds came into play, and the Excise Tax Act’s implications on the case.