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Canada says “goodbye Columbus” to the U.S. approach to antitrust class actions

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • February 5 2014

In October 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC") released three groundbreaking decisions 1 on antitrust class actions.Affectionately known as the

Cross-border employers must take care before implementing drug-and-alcohol-testing policies at non-U.S. operations

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • Canada, European Union, USA
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  • February 18 2014

Many U.S.-based employers perform pre-employment, post-accident, or random drug testing, and with some exceptions, are generally permitted wide

Social media & employees: when every little thing is searchable

  • Dentons
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  • Canada, USA
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  • December 9 2012

The scope of an employer’s right to discipline and terminate an employee for indiscreet or inappropriate remarks in social media is far from settled

This week in securities litigation (November 25, 2011)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Canada, Taiwan, USA
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  • November 25 2011

In recent enforcement cases the SEC obtained split results in an insider trading case, losing against one defendant but prevailing as to another

U.S. LLCs should consider refund claims for branch tax paid to Canada

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 22 2010

On April 8, 2010, the Tax Court of Canada found in favour of the taxpayer in TD Securities (USA) LLC v. The Queen

Superior Court of Justice refines factors to be considered when determining COMI

  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • November 23 2012

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Commercial List, refined the factors to be considered when determining the centre of main interests of debtor companies which are part of a larger corporate group

Cross-border perspectives on poison pills

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • November 16 2011

A recent panel discussion on cross-border issues in mergers and acquisitions focused on the review of shareholder rights plans also known as poison pills in Canada and Delaware and the differing approaches taken by courts as compared with the securities regulators

My friends are your friends? U.S. court rules that an employer’s myspace “friends” list can be a trade secret

  • Dentons
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 22 2012

In a decision that may one day be cited by Canadian courts on the extent of an employer’s rights over its social media properties, the United States District Court for Colorado has ruled that an employer’s MySpace Profile and “Friends” list can qualify as trade secrets

Cooperative bidding for equity positions: is it a crime?

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 15 2008

The equity market is sometimes seen as capitalism's last true home

Euroresource--deals and debt (January 2014)

  • Jones Day
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  • Canada, European Union, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 31 2014

In Argentina v. NML Capital, Ltd., No. 12-842, 2014 BL 7274 (Jan. 10, 2014), the Supreme Court granted a petition for a writ of certiorari to hear an