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DB Business Law Professional Corporation

We are an Ottawa law firm specializing in providing legal services for entrepreneurs and small to medium sized businesses.

Corporate Law

Corporate law in Ontario is an essential component of the legal framework that governs the creation and operation of businesses in the province. The Ontario Business Corporations Act (OBCA) is the primary statute governing corporate law in Ontario, setting out the rules for corporate decision-making, shareholder rights, and corporate governance. 

Compliance with the OBCA is crucial for any business operating in Ontario as it provides legal protection for the corporation, its directors, and officers. Adherence to corporate laws ensures that your business operates in a transparent and ethical manner, protecting the interests of shareholders and safeguarding the reputation of your company.

Corporate law in Ontario also includes other regulations, such as labor law, tax law, and competition law. Businesses must comply with these laws to avoid legal liabilities, financial penalties, and reputational damage.

In addition to providing legal protection, corporate law in Ontario also ensures that businesses operate in a fair and equitable manner. The OBCA includes provisions for the protection of minority shareholders, preventing abuses of power by directors and officers, and allowing shareholders to hold corporations accountable for their actions.

Overall, corporate law in Ontario is vital for any business operating in the province. Compliance with these laws is crucial for protecting your business, ensuring ethical practices, and promoting transparency and accountability.

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What Our Clients Say

I have worked with Darryl on contract review for significant software projects, including IP transfer. I trust and rely on his detail-oriented and timely advice, and would recommend his services to anyone who needs to ensure that business relationships start out on the right foot.
Jeremy Kuzub
Owner, Jufa Intermedia