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Excalibur: single combat preferable to class action

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 11 2014

A recent decision denying certification of a proposed class action includes some noteworthy comments regarding the preferable procedure requirement

Two recent Alberta court cases re-emphasize the desirability of securities enforcement options

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 11 2014

In previous entries posted on this blog, we have identified challenges securities regulators and prosecutors face in successfully bringing insider

Ontario Legislature clarifies securities limitation period

  • Bennett Jones LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 5 2014

Less than one month after the Supreme Court of Canada announced that it will hear appeals in a trilogy of Ontario securities class action cases that

The exercise of the public interest power by the OSC a new standard is needed

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 4 2014

The ability of the State or any agency thereof to mete out sanctions in circumstances where there has not been a contravention of a clearly

Walton v Alberta (Securities Commission)

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 3 2014

On August 29, 2014, the Alberta Court of Appeal released its decision in Walton v Alberta(Securities Commission), 2014 ABCA 723 ("Walton"). The

Euroresource-deals and debt - August 2014

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • Argentina, Canada, Italy, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 3 2014

The existing protections in section 233 of the Act have become outdated and are limited to supplies of gas, electricity, water and communications

What happens when OSC Staff can’t prove its allegations? Lessons from the Baffinland insider trading saga

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 2 2014

Securities regulators pursuing allegations of insider trading typically allege not only that Respondents have violated the statute but also that

Important lessons from OSC’s latest insider trading decision

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 29 2014

In a recent decision, a panel of the Ontario Securities Commission dismissed allegations against two prominent mining executives who were alleged to

Allegations of insider trading in Baffinland dismissed

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 28 2014

A panel of the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) has dismissed allegations against Jowdat Waheed and Bruce Walter of insider trading, tipping and

Ontario Court of Appeal declines jurisdiction over securities claim against foreign issuer for shares traded on foreign exchange

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 24 2014

Following prevailing international standards tying jurisdiction to where securities are traded, Ontario’s highest appellate court in Kaynes v