If a party to a contract is to act in good faith, then say so, and then go further and define what good faith is to mean.
The C Trust (the Trust) was established in 1965 for the benefit of the Family. The Trust's terms provided that the protector held the power to appoint trustees.
Today marked a significant milestone in Bermuda's economic substance regime with the launch of the Economic Substance Declaration (ESD) portal by the Registrar of Companies (ROC).
Are we at a moment of transition? Torys partner Cornell Wright and Chair Robert Prichard share their executive-level perspectives on how boards and management are working together to help their organizations emerge from the pandemic.
Arising from the COVID-19 pandemic affecting the entire world, various governments in Canada have issued orders extending deadlines and limitation periods
We at Cassels, and many in the Canadian franchise law bar, have long taken the position that any negotiated release of an existing and known claim under the Arthur Wishart Act (Franchise Disclosure)
In 2352392 Ontario v. MSI,1 the Court of Appeal for Ontario held that, in the specific circumstances of the case, a third party claim brought by a franchisee
A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the Court) highlights the risks for franchisors and principals of franchisors for failure
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
The Canadian Securities Administrator (CSA) announced additional temporary relief for non-investment fund issuers from certain regulatory filings.
In Jogia v. RE/MAX Ontario1, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice granted partial summary judgment in favour of a franchisor and its officers and directors
Torkin Manes LLP
Canadian Courts have always had the power to correct mistakes in commercial contracts.
C.Savva & Associates Ltd
Where shareholders' general meetings (GMs) are planned by companies to be held, consideration must be given to the spread of Covid-19.
We are living in challenging times, arguably far more challenging than in 2008 given the supply and the demand side issues all businesses are facing...
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
La « loi du 23 mars 2020 d'urgence pour faire face à l'épidémie du covid-19 » vient compléter le régime de droit commun de l'état d'urgence
Heuking Kuehn Lueer Wojtek PartGmbB
The Act to Mitigate the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Civil, Insolvency and Criminal Procedure Law ("COVID-19 Act") provides for the option of online general meetings ("virtual general meetings") for AGs...
GameChanger Law Advisors
The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has caused substantial business disruption across all walks of life.
Dhir & Dhir Associates
The first part of the series discussed winding-up of a company under the Companies Act, 2013 the concluding section will focus on Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 and Winding-up Rules, 2020.
Dhir & Dhir Associates
Winding up of the Company is a legal mechanism of permanently shutting down a company. It is a process by which the Company's corporate existence comes to an end post which the...
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
After two years in the making, the OJK, Indonesia's financial services authority finally issued the new regulation on material transaction and change of business activity,...
Ronan Daly Jermyn
With An Taoiseach's announcement of the ‘Roadmap for reopening society and business' (the ‘Roadmap') on 1 May last, many employers have rightly turned ...