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CSA adopt enhanced oil and gas disclosure rules

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 4 2014

The CSA today released amendments to NI 51-101 Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities intended to promote the disclosure of resources

U.S. Court of Appeals rules SEC conflict minerals disclosure requirement unconstitutional

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • May 12 2014

On April 14, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"

Government payment disclosure: introduction of the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act in the House of Commons

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 1 2014

The Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (the "Act"), which the federal government has inserted as section 377 of omnibus Bill C-43, was

Yield cos compared

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 10 2013

Use of the phrase "yield co" to describe three recent share flotations by NRG Yield, TransAlta Renewables and Pattern Energy Group, Inc. masks very

Transparency requirements proposed for payments by Canada's extractive industry

  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 30 2014

In the face of a global trend for greater corporate transparency, the Government of Canada recently introduced its long-promised legislation to

FCA consults on the implementation of the Transparency Directive’s requirements for reports on payments to governments for financial years beginning on or after 1 January 2015

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 15 2014

Public opinion has long championed the introduction of a reporting regime which would require companies in the extractive industries to be open about

European Commission issues consultation for views on potential EU conflict minerals initiative; Canada floats “Conflict Minerals Act”

  • King & Spalding LLP
  • -
  • Canada, European Union
  • -
  • April 2 2013

The European Commission (EC) Directorate-General for Trade has issued a consultation to solicit interested parties' views on a potential EU

The Martin Act: using New York’s “blue sky” law to require enhanced disclosure by CO2 emitters

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • January 9 2009

The issue of climate change has garnered much attention in recent years, and there has been an increasing chorus of demands by environmental activists, and a growing contingent of supporters, that policymakers regulate carbon dioxide emissions

Proposed amendments to National Instrument 51-101

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 20 2013

The Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") have published for comment proposed amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to National Instrument

Disclosure of material changes in the context of mining rights held by an issuer

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 25 2008

Public companies are required to inform the market of material changes in their affairs