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On March 6, 2018, the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA) released its 2017 VC & PE Canadian Market Overview, providing a comprehensive overview of venture capital (VC) ...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
As seen in this recent PwC article, global automotive M&A activity was strong in 2017.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In order to meet the demands of a constantly evolving global marketplace, companies often seek to expand their operations through cross-border mergers and acquisitions.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Canadian provinces and territories all administer some form of a workers' compensation system within their jurisdiction.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Most M&A lawyers believed that the fairness opinion relied upon by InterOil's board complied with industry norms.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
For example, a business may be found to have market power because it owns valuable data, despite having a low market share.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In complex M&A transactions, there could be a significant delay between the initial valuation of a target company and the closing of the deal.
Torys LLP
The federal budget (Budget 2018) tabled on February 27 (Budget Day) contains a number of proposed amendments to Canada's Income Tax Act (Tax Act).
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In Canada, 2017 had the highest number of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals in the past five years.
Two key financial thresholds relevant to the review of proposed transactions under Canada's Competition Act (CA) and Investment Canada Act (ICA) have now been increased for 2018.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The latest edition of the American Bar Association's (ABA) Private Target M&A Deal Points Study (US Study), based on deals signed in 2016 and the first half of 2017, was released in late December 2017.
Gowling WLG
From a tax perspective, the headline news is that Budget 2018 completes the Government of Canada's general retreat from the astounding July Proposals to address passive investment income in private corporations.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Cybersecurity has never been more critical. This growing area of concern has been on the M&A radar for some time, and we've previously blogged on its effect on the due diligence process...
Bennett Jones LLP
On February 9, 2018, the Competition Bureau announced the 2018 size of transaction pre-merger notification threshold under the Competition Act would increase to $92 million (the 2017 threshold was $88 million).
Cassels Brock
Further information regarding the requirements under the application process can be found in the Government of Canada's Innovation Superclusters Program Guide.
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Miller Titerle + Company LLP
On September 6, 2017 the British Columbia Securities Commission ("BCSC") announced the first registration in Canada of a cryptocurrency investment fund manager.
Miller Titerle + Company LLP
In this paper on tax planning using private corporations, Minister Morneau sets out a series of proposed tax reforms that could significantly impact private corporations, business owners...
Miller Titerle + Company LLP
Bill-24, the Societies Act (the "New Act"), received Royal Assent on May 4, 2015 and comes into force today, November 28, 2016. Every society incorporated under the predecessor to the New Act...
Miller Titerle + Company LLP
Bill-24, the Societies Act (the "New Act"), received Royal Assent on May 4, 2015 and comes into force today, November 28, 2016.
Miller Titerle + Company LLP
Rob Miller and Sarah Bird recently travelled to Yellowknife to chair and speak at Insight's North of 60 Forum: Unlocking the True Economic Potential of the North.
Miller Titerle + Company LLP
Until recently, band-owned businesses in British Columbia tended to be structured in one of three forms...
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