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Limitations of liability clauses that may not limit liability

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 29 2014

A recent decision of the Alberta Court of Appeal, Swift v Tomecek Roney Little & Associates Ltd., 2014 ABCA 49, has significantly reduced the

Piercing the corporate veil: when directors, officers and shareholders of a corporation will be personally liable

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 28 2014

Most business people understand that a company is a separate legal "person" from its members and, by its creation, limits the personal liability of

Empowering the board to remove an unethical director

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 27 2014

The Ontario Court of Appeal has now confirmed that such a provision is reasonable and consistent with theCondominium Act, 1998.Under the Act, the

Is contractual interpretation a common issue?

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 26 2014

Canadian courts routinely certify the interpretation of contracts as common issues in class actions. Following the Supreme Court of Canada's recent

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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  • August 22 2014

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

Ontario Court of Appeal upholds finding of breach of fiduciary duty respecting executive compensation

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 20 2014

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently upheld a trial court decision which concluded that the CEO, who was also a director, breached his fiduciary duty

Choice of contractual dispute resolution mechanism

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 20 2014

This is the second in a series of bulletins highlighting practical strategies for dealing with common issues in international business transactions

Ontario court considers content of implied duty of good faith in business negotiations

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 19 2014

In a recent motion seeking an interlocutory injunction to restrain the sale of a business, Justice Wilton-Siegel considered the content of an implied

Court of Appeal clarifies directors’ fiduciary duties and the business judgment rule for executive compensation matters

  • Dentons
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  • Canada
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  • August 11 2014

The Court of Appeal for Ontario recently affirmed the nature of directors’ and officers’ fiduciary duties and clarified the application of the

A blockbuster decision in contractual interpretation

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 8 2014

In the world of contractual interpretation, the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Sattva Capital Corp. v. Creston Moly Corp. is a