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.
The Law was brought into force on 4 June 2014 along with the Directors Registration and Licensing (Registration and Licensing) Regulations, 2014.
The new Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Law was enacted on 21 May 2014 and is now in full force and effect in the Cayman Islands.
Broad & Bright
In recent years, PRC law-enforcement department has strengthened investigation and punishment against commercial bribery.
In an age of rapid technological advancements, Nigel Feetham discusses the future of the boardroom.
GRATA Law Firm
On 1 September 2014 changes to the Civil Code of the Russian Federation regarding legal status, corporate relations and activities of legal entities introduced by the Federal Law No. 99-FZ come into force.
Hergüner Bilgen Özeke
The new Communiqué of Capital Markets Board regarding the Removal from the Company and The Sale Rights numbered II-27.1 became effective 1 July 2014.
Erdem & Erdem Law
Turkish Commercial Code No. 6102 brought many innovations and formed many new entities.
The ELITE programme launched recently by the London Stock Exchange is intended to help fast-growing companies reach the point where a public listing could be a viable next step for growth.
Moritt, Hock & Hamroff LLP
The Second Circuit illustrated the concept that individuals and entities other than persons of a protected class have standing to challenge discriminatory housing practices.
Foley Hoag LLP
The New York Republican State Committee and Tennessee Republican Party filed a civil suit against the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Holland & Knight
The Racketeering Influenced Corrupt Organizations Act is a federal civil and criminal statute originally designed to thwart organized crime.
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C.
In 1999, the Wisconsin Supreme Court decided Mann v. Badger Lines, Inc., 224 Wis. 2d 646, 590 N.W. 2d 270.
Pepper Hamilton LLP
E-commerce forges ahead as many consumers’ preferred way of buying things, and the law is evolving to meet the demands of advancing technology while also accounting for the public’s protection.
Krokidas & Bluestein
Volunteer directors on boards of charitable organizations are often concerned about potential personal liability resulting from their board service.
On August 5, 2014, U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff reluctantly approved a$285 million settlement in the SEC's enforcement action against Citigroup.
Fox Rothschild LLP
The SEC Division of Investment Management determined that a solictor may receive a fee for the soliciation of clients for registered investment advisers notwithstanding a Commission administrative order against her.