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Insolvency - 201314 annual case update

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 7 2014

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions ("OFSI") and the pension plan administrator for Aveos, Aon Hewitt, brought a motion

“Winners” and “losers” in alleged Ponzi schemes: court approves bankruptcy trustee’s settlement with parties who did not lose money

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada
  • -
  • February 21 2014

When a Ponzi scheme collapses, as with musical chairs, there will be some investors with a place to sit, while others are bereft of such comfort

Supreme Court of Canada upholds ban on private label drugs

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 22 2014

On November 22, 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada unanimously upheld Ontario's ban on the sale of private label generic drugs by pharmacy chains. In

Summary judgment for investment fraud upheld by Supreme Court of Canada

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 23 2014

In Hryniak v. Mauldin, released January 23, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada upheld the finding of fraud against Toronto businessman Robert Hyrniak

Commercial list fraud trial ends with $10.3 million win for HSBC

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 13 2014

Our litigation team recently secured a $10.3 million judgment in fraud. On the strength of accounts receivable and appraised assets, HSBC extended

Federal Court of Appeal clarifies promise of the patent doctrine

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 23 2013

On July 24, 2013, the Federal Court of Appeal released its Reasons for Judgment in an appeal involving Canadian Patent No. 1,336,777 and Sanofi's

Canadian corporate agent convicted under the CFPOA

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 27 2013

A former agent of an Ottawa high-tech company, Nazir Karigar, was recently found guilty of conspiring to bribe several Indian government officials in

Eli Lilly files Notice of Arbitration against Canada: Canada’s troubling patent utility requirement

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 23 2013

On September 12, 2013, Eli Lilly filed a Notice of Arbitration in its NAFTA claim against Canada, stating that Canada's judicial "promise utility

Canada’s top court rules that wiretap laws apply to text messages stored by a mobile carrier

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 15 2013

On March 27, 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "Court") released an important decision allowing an appeal by a Canadian wireless carrier to

Recent developments in corporate criminal liability for acts of managers

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 29 2014

Competing theories of corporate criminal liability range along a spectrum. The Canadian model is in the middle of the spectrum, based on the concept