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Increases in U.S. production coupled with increased costs and regulatory uncertainty in Canada have contributed to a general investment decline in Canada's oil and gas sector since the highs of 2014.
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In 2017, the U.S. Congress enacted landmark tax legislation known informally as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
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The Canadian M&A markets have remained active in 2018, with private equity investors taking advantage of strong market conditions
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On October 1, the Delaware Court of Chancery concluded that German healthcare company Fresenius SE was not required to close its acquisition of Akorn, Inc.
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While overall year-to-date 2018 deal value has been propped up by a small number of megadeals, there has been considerable deal volume in transactions under C$100-million.
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To that end, shareholder activists have developed a variety of M&A-related strategies.
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On October 1, 2018, the Delaware Court of Chancery released its decision in Akorn, Inc. v. Fresenius Kabi AG, finding for the first time that a buyer had properly terminated ...
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In recent weeks, the Canadian Competition Bureau (Bureau) announced a number of initiatives relevant to companies that do business in Canada.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Thomson Reuters recently released a report on global mergers and acquisitions in the first nine months of 2018
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The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) announced amendments (Amendments) to Part X — Special Purpose Acquisition Corporations (SPACs) of the TSX Company Manual (Manual),
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In a recent high-profile decision, Akorn, Inc. v. Fresenius Kabi AG, et al. C.A. No. 2018-0300-JTL (Del. Ch. Oct. 1, 2018), the Delaware Court of Chancery ruled that German healthcare company Fresenius ...
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Purchasers of businesses often want an "escape hatch" prior to closing if the target business suffers a "material adverse change" (or a "material adverse effect").
Goodmans LLP
On October 4, 2018, the Toronto Stock Exchange announced amendments to the rules relating to SPACs. The amendments simplify the process of forming and listing a SPAC and completing a qualifying acquisition.
Gowling WLG
On Sept. 27, 2018, Vectorworks, Inc. announced that it had opened a new corporate office in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Gowling WLG
On Oct. 3, 2018, the Town of Collingwood announced that it had sold its electrical utility Collus Powerstream to EPCOR Utilities Inc., following the successful completion of two share purchase transactions.
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A few weeks ago, we posted the first of a three-part series about what one should consider when starting a new business.
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Many entrepreneurs and founders of start-ups begin developing or operating their businesses personally, as sole-proprietors or even as a general partnership with one or more other founders.
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On September 6, 2017 the British Columbia Securities Commission ("BCSC") announced the first registration in Canada of a cryptocurrency investment fund manager.
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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...
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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...
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Bill-24, the Societies Act (the "New Act"), received Royal Assent on May 4, 2015 and comes into force today, November 28, 2016.
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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.
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