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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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  • July 25 2014

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

Delaware decision upholds board discretion in implementing rights plan against activist hedge fund

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 25 2014

The Delaware Court of Chancery decision in Third Point highlights once again the breadth of the discretion of boards of directors when implementing

M&A litigation part 1: trends regarding M&A transactions valued over $100 million

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 22 2014

Last month, Cornerstone Research published a report titled Shareholder Litigation Involving Mergers and Acquisitions - Review of 2013 M&A Litigation

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

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.”

Restrictive covenants in the sale of a business

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 15 2012

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

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

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 28 2013

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

Deal or no deal?

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2013

The importance of knowing when you have an agreementBy Matthew Kelleher, Shane C. D'Souza, and Dharshini Vigneshwaran When negotiating a deal, it is

Competition Tribunal orders divestiture in contested merger proceedings

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 22 2012

CSS Corporation is the only operator of secure hazardous waste disposal landfills in northern Alberta and north-eastern British Columbia

Key trends for 2014: annual report 2013

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 29 2014

In this report, the Blakes Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment group outlines the key Canadian developments in the areas of competition and