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Court of Appeal rules that NYSE and London Stock Exchange purchasers cannot pursue securities class action claims against BP in Ontario

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 14 2014

Today, the Court of Appeal for Ontario ruled that a proposed securities class action against BP, PLC cannot proceed on behalf of Canadians who

Leave to appeal to SCC granted: limitation periods in securities class actions

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 7 2014

The Supreme Court of Canada announced today that it will hear a group of appeals concerning the statutory limitation period applicable to securities

U.S. Supreme Court upholds fraud-on-the-market doctrine

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • June 25 2014

In its highly anticipated decision in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc. released this week, the U.S. Supreme Court confirmed that

Ontario Court of Appeal addresses important questions for securities class action claims, overrules its prior decision enforcing limitation periods

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 4 2014

In Green v. CIBC, released on February 3, 2014, a specially convened five-judge panel of the Court of Appeal for Ontario addressed important issues

Ontario Court of Appeal decides major securities class actions case changing effect of limitation period and guiding future leave motions

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 3 2014

In a decision released this morning, a specially convened five-judge panel of the Court of Appeal for Ontario provided guidance on issues of

Increasing risk of class actions for mining companies?: NI 43-101 technical reports

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 5 2013

Mining companies are often considered juicy targets by plaintiff's counsel. So it may not come as a surprise that the number of class actions filed

Class members in Ontario securities action can be bound by settlement of parallel U.S. class proceeding

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 20 2013

An Ontario court has just released a welcome decision for issuers who may find themselves defending parallel securities class actions in multiple

Statements of defence required in advance of certification in sino-forest class proceeding

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 3 2012

In the recent Trustees of the Labourers’ Pension Fund et al. v. Sino-Forest decision released March 26, 2012 Justice Perell affirmed his earlier reasoning in Pennyfeather v. Timminco by requiring the delivery of statements of defence before the certification hearing