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When should the board call separate counsel?

  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 16 2014

Reports of the increased risk of liability for boards of directors, as well as for individual directors, have become commonplace against the backdrop

Seller beware! The buyer may use your own privileged documents against you in a court of law

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 12 2014

The law of evidence in Quebec draws heavily on common law. Case law from courts in the rest of Canada and in the United States relating to

Delaware Chancery provides important guidance to boards of directors and financial advisors

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 22 2014

The recent Rural Metro decision in the Delaware Court of Chancery provides important guidance to boards of directors and financial advisors in change

Categories of expertise to consider for an expertise board

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 21 2014

A board can consider numerous competencies in putting together an expertise board. In order to assure some depth as well as structure in the

Too much of a “good thing”? Exclusivity and enforcement in licensing agreements

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 11 2014

Exclusive product or manufacturing licenses allow retailers to leverage a partnering business's strengths, such as a strong brand name, loyal

Shareholder activism in M&A checklists and the future

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 10 2014

Shareholder activism is perhaps the most important M&A development of the past decade. The number of activists, the amount of capital they have at

Increasing Canadian investment in Florida

  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 2 2014

Long since a top destination for Canadian 'snowbirds,' Florida is quickly solidifying its position as a center for Canadian investment. Miami-based

The importance of board evaluations

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 12 2014

Most institutional investors, regulators (such as the SEC and National Association of Insurance Companies), and governance commentators are taking

Canada cracks down on bribery - charges two Americans under Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act

  • Roetzel & Andress
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • June 9 2014

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police issued arrest warrants for former Cryptometrics Inc. CEO Robert Barra and former COO Dario Bernini, charging both

An export plan should include the consideration of U.S. distribution laws if selling into the United States through sales representatives or distributors

  • Hodgson Russ LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 3 2014

A Canadian or other foreign company looking to obtain a presence in the U.S. market without having to set up its own U.S. sales operation may