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Privilege ownership should be on every corporate transaction checklist

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 29 2014

In what appears to be the first decision of its kind in Canada, the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench has held that a corporate subsidiary's rights to

Who says I’ve been enriched? Subjective devaluation and revaluation in restitution for unjust enrichment

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • August 26 2013

In an interesting decision that will no doubt influence the calculation of restitutionary awards and quantum meruit payments in Canada and elsewhere

Courtroom drama: the ongoing fight for control of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp

  • Lawson Lundell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 15 2010

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is a film production company that originated in Vancouver and is best known for producing the “Saw” horror films and the popular television drama “Mad Men.”

Foreign spin off transactions and dividend in kind - conflicting rulings that reinforce an earlier precedent

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 15 2011

On June 29, 2007, Tyco International Ltd. (“Tyco”) underwent a corporate reorganization that involved spinning off Tyco Electronics Ltd. (“Electronics”) and Covidien Ltd. (“Covidien”), and a stock consolidation

Share valuation basics

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 16 2013

A need to determine the value of shares in a corporation can arise in several ways

Recent decisions highlight the importance of dealing with attorney-client privilege ownership in corporate transactions in Canada and the U.S.

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • May 21 2014

Brenda is careful. She marks all privileged communications "PRIVILEGED & CONFIDENTIAL"; she limits distribution of privileged communications to

Law firm not liable for carefully worded third-party opinion

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 9 2012

Remember Marc Dreier?

Strategic lessons arising from Canadian and U.S. judicial consideration of confidentiality agreements

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 16 2012

Judicial decisions in Ontario and, more recently, Delaware have transformed restrictions on use of shared information commonly found in confidentiality agreements into de facto standstill provisions

As the dust begins to settle: assessing the impact of recent M&A deal turmoil

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • February 24 2009

For a number of years leading up to early 2007, we saw record growth in mergers and acquisitions activity both in North America and beyond

The implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing: Delaware rocks on

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • November 28 2011

Earlier this month, the Delaware Court of Chancery released its opinion in Winshall v. Viacom International, Inc