Mondaq Canada: Corporate/Commercial Law
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
In a recent decision, a panel of the Ontario Securities Commission dismissed allegations against two prominent mining executives who were alleged to have committed insider trading and tipping violations in connection with a hostile takeover bid for Baffinland in 2010.
Miller Thomson LLP
As of July 1st, individuals and organizations who send or receive commercial electronic messages (CEMs) in Canada must comply with CASL's anti-spam provisions.
Miller Thomson LLP
In early August of 2014, the British Columbia Ministry of Finance released a White Paper containing policy recommendations for a new Society Act.
Miller Thomson LLP
The Supreme Court of New Zealand found generally that an organization cannot be prevented from registering as a charity on the basis that it has a political purpose.
Miller Thomson LLP
The CRA released a Guidance outlining CRA’s interpretation and intended enforcement approach to the rules in the Income Tax Act (Canada) surrounding ineligible individuals.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Waheed had worked as a consultant for Baffinland, a publicly-traded junior mining company, from February to April 2010.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On August 26, 2014, a panel of the Ontario Securities Commission released its highly anticipated decision involving allegations of insider trading.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Join us on Thursday, September 4, 2014 for a webinar on tax considerations that optimize after-tax returns in acquisitive transactions.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Several hostile take-over bids making headlines across Canada have taken place this year.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Mergermarket just released the half-year edition of its 2014 Deal Drivers Americas (DDA) report, and it looks like a year full of clear skies and sunshine for the M&A market – in other words, the long-awaited revival is here.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
As everyone with a federally incorporated not-for-profit organization knows by now, corporations governed by the Canada Corporations Act ("CCA") have until October 17, 2014 to continue under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("CNCA"). Does that mean they will automatically dissolve on October 18th if they fail to continue?
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Ontario Securities Commission recently released its 2014 annual report, which provides an overview of the OSC's key accomplishments.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The proper use and interpretation of stock phrases and other boilerplate clauses are vital and can implicate the execution of a deal.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
IIROC announced that it will grant extensions to the September 1 deadline that requires that certain terms be included in routing arrangements.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In the recent decision of Kaynes v. BP, PLC, 2014 ONCA 580, the Ontario Court of Appeal stayed a proposed secondary market securities class action on the basis of forum non conveniens.
Goodmans LLP
The settlement agreement recently entered into between Staff of the OSC and David Horsley, former CFO of Sino-Forest Corporation, provides meaningful guidance on the responsibilities of senior executives, particularly those serving for issuers with overseas business operations.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Following prevailing international standards tying jurisdiction to where securities are traded, Ontario’s highest appellate court in Kaynes v. BP, PLC1 has exercised its discretion to decline jurisdiction over proposed claims of Canadian residents who bought their shares of a foreign issuer on a foreign exchange and based on foreign law.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) recently considered whether a consultant for a law firm had committed insider trading...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Recent changes introduced in Budget 2012, which have made it tougher for foreign charities to obtain qualified donee status, have resulted in a removal of all organizations that were once on the Canada Revenue Agency's list of foreign charities.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The July 8 2014 acquittal of Rengam Rajaratnam in New York District Court ended a long streak of insider trading convictions in that jurisdiction.
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Torkin Manes LLP
The Ontario Court of Appeal has recently confirmed that it will pierce the "corporate veil" where a comp any is used for an "illegal, fraudulent or improper purpose".
Aird & Berlis LLP
As the effective date of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation has passed, we now turn our mind to ongoing corporate compliance.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In the world of contractual interpretation, the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Sattva Capital Corp. v. Creston Moly Corp. is a blockbuster.
Campbell Valuation Partners Limited
A properly drafted shareholders' agreement protects the interests of both the controlling shareholders and the minority shareholders.
Dentons (Canada)
The Court of Appeal for Ontario affirmed the nature of directors’ and officers’ fiduciary duties and clarified the application of the business judgment rule.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Although the decision is based on unique underlying facts, it offers several important lessons on corporate governance.
Morrison Brown Sosnovitch
There are a number of tax benefits offered to Canadian-controlled Private Corporations ("CCPCs") and their owners.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The July 8 2014 acquittal of Rengam Rajaratnam in New York District Court ended a long streak of insider trading convictions in that jurisdiction.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On Monday, November 4, 2013, Hudson’s Bay Company ("HBC") completed its previously announced acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of Saks Incorporated ("Saks") in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately US$2.9 billion.
Cohen Highley LLP
On July 1, 2014, Canada's Anti-Spam legislation comes into force. The intent of CASL is to deter the circulation of "spam" in Canada.
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