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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

Food report 2015

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 23 2015

Since the middle of the last decade, the competitive environment for Canadian food manufacturing and agriculture has changed dramatically

Indemnification claims under the CCAA: a caution for underwriters, auditors, directors and others

  • Bennett Jones LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 24 2013

Indemnification clauses are often considered a critical component of risk mitigation strategies in legal relationships. However, as is well

Lesson for companies aquiring financing: tort for breach of confidence cannot be modified by confidentiality agreement

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 28 2013

The recent case Scott & Associates Engineering Ltd. v. Finavera Renewables Inc. serves as a warning to many companies, in particular, technology

Closely-held corporations and the valuation of voting shares

  • Dentons
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  • Canada
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  • June 26 2009

Ironically some welcome news relating to valuation principles for shareholders of many small closely-held corporations comes from the Supreme Court of Canada’s recently released reasons for its decision involving the then proposed $52 billion leveraged buy-out of publicly traded BCE Inc

Doing Business in Canada: A Legal Overview

  • Torkin Manes LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 31 2015

It has been said that Canada is one of the most unique and enjoyable places in the world for a non-Canadian to explore. Here we

Delaware Chancery Court holds investment bank liable for aiding and abetting exculpated director breach of fiduciary duties

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 17 2014

A recent post-trial decision in In Re: Rural Metro Corporation held that a financial advisor was liable for aiding and abetting breaches of the duty

UBS Securities v. Sands Brothers: a refresher on contract formation

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 3 2009

On April 22, 2009, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released its decision in UBS Securities Canada, Inc. v. Sands Brothers Canada, Ltd

Restrictive covenants in the sale of a business

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 15 2012

Restrictive covenants, by their nature, are contrary to public policy and prima facie void

Alberta judge holds market valuation soundest basis for deciding fair value of dissenters' shares; dissenters not permitted to take advantage of spike in market price after first stage of two-step transaction

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 22 2008

In this long anticipated ruling, Madam Justice Romaine of Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench found that "market value" was the primary consideration in valuing the shares of dissenting shareholders of Deer Creek Energy Ltd., an ABCA corporation involved in an oil sands project near Fort McMurray, Alberta