Peter's practice focuses on taxation, wills and estates, and general corporate commercial law.
NOVEMBER 01 2018
Multiple Wills Alert!
A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Re Milne) may affect the Wills of clients who have used multiple Wills to reduce probate fees. If you have Primary and Secondary Wills in place, this court decision may put that planning in jeopardy...
JULY 28 2017
Peter Guselle, shares his perspective with the CBC around the impact taxing private corporations will have on small business
MARCH 19 2015
FR Dollars and Sense
Income Fund Conversion
Conversion of a public corporation into an income fund with significant cross-border operations
Going Private Transactions
In respect of "going private" transactions
Sale of Privately Held Real Estate Portfolio
Advising in respect of the sale of a privately held real estate portfolio, held by multiple owners, to a Canadian pension fund
Sale of Outstanding Shares
Advising in respect of the sale of the outstanding shares of a public corporation by way of a plan of arrangement involving exchangeable shares
Creation of Real Estate Investment Vehicles
Creation of investment vehicles to invest in Canadian and U.S. real estate
Offshore Investment Canadian Tax Advice
Canadian tax advice with respect to the formation of an offshore investment fund in the Cayman Islands;
Sale of Private Corporations
Advising in respect of the sale of Canadian private corporations to strategic buyers, and investments in Canadian private corporations by venture capital funds
Tax and Estate Planning Advice to High Net Worth Families
Tax and estate planning advice to high net worth families (with net worth in excess of $100 million);
Advising with respect to typical corporate reorganizations, financings, acquisitions and divestitures, shareholder agreements, employee and executive compensation arrangements, etc.
Representation of Taxpayers Before the Tax Court of Canada
Representing taxpayers before the Tax Court of Canada (and acting as co-counsel in respect of an appeal to the Federal Court of Appeal) as well as other forms of tax dispute resolution (i.e. Notices of Objection, fairness requests, etc.)
"Lexpert" Big Deals - Fogler, Rubinoff Represents OSEG
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP represented OSEG on certain matters (including the acquisition of the Ottawa 67's, dealings with the Canadian Football League and the Ontario Hockey League and other matters relating to the sports teams)
- Ontario Bar Association 2013 Institute Program, February 2013, Toronto, "Introduction to Corporate Tax Issues"
- Canadian Tax Foundation
- Law Society of Upper Canada
- Queen's University, B.Comm. 1976
- Osgoode Hall Law School, LLB, 1979