British Virgin Islands
O'Neal Webster has advised on a JPY 3.8 billion British Virgin Islands plan of arrangement which was recently approved by the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands) on April 6, 2020.
The Ontario Court of Appeal's recent decision in Ontario Securities Commission v. Tiffin provides guidance on what constitutes a "security" under Ontario securities laws.
Bennett Jones LLP
Forward-Looking Information (FLI) should only be disclosed if the issuer has a reasonable basis for such information.
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
The Canadian Securities Administrator (CSA) announced additional temporary relief for non-investment fund issuers from certain regulatory filings.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
In a decision released early this year, Mr. Justice Paul Perell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice refused to certify a proposed $100 million class action against the former auditor of disgraced portfolio management firm.
On October 3, 2019, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") issued a Notice of Amendments (the "Amendments") to National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, ...
In MacDonald v. Canada (MacDonald), the majority of the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) held that a derivative contract entered into by the taxpayer constituted a "hedge" of the taxpayer's...
There have been a number of changes to the offshore funds landscape in recent months. Walkers' global team sets out below a high level summary of the current position...
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
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP
On February 14, 2020, the Hong Kong High Court handed down a judgment (Cheung Ka Ho Cyril and others v Securities and Futures Commission (HCAL 2132-4, 2136-7/2018, unreported) dismissing...
BDO India LLP
Vide its order dated 13 April 2020 Ministry of Finance has notified Mauritius as an eligible country for the purpose of granting Category I license.
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) released a Consultation Paper on Crowdfunding in India on 17th June, 2014 (Consultation Paper).
The Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology of the Securities and Exchanges Commission recently released a Framework for ‘Investment Contract' Analysis of Digital Assets.
In November 2018, the SEC promised to come out with a ‘plain English' guidance for developers who wished to undertake their own token offerings (‘token' is used to indicate a cryptocurrency, crypto-asset or a digital asset; ...
The European Securities and Markets Authority has issued a public statement to promote transparency and consistency in the information provided in half-yearly financial reports under the present circumstances.
The global Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has created a major worldwide economic disruption and companies and corporations are facing unprecedented challenges.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
With the sustained interest in crowdfunding as an alternative means of raising capital, the Securities and Exchange Commission's ("SEC" or "the Commission")
The SIC also requires parties to consult them before they despatch the Take-over Documents, whether by post or electronically.
Esin Attorney Partnership
COVID-19's impact on Turkey, like everywhere else worldwide, has become the most important issue on companies' agendas.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Public companies in the EU and the UK will be required to think carefully about their disclosure obligations as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.