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Factoring in recent jurisprudence regarding estoppel certificates

  • Aird & Berlis LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 25 2015

In the recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision, TFS RT Inc. v. Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. ("TFS v. Shoppers"), Lauwers J.A., et al clarified the

Demonstrated impropriety, not mere speculation, required to warrant appointment of independent chair: Ontario court

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • February 19 2015

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) recently confirmed that “demonstrated impropriety” is required to warrant court intervention

“Best efforts” and “reasonable efforts” clauses in commercial contracts

  • Langlois Kronstrom Desjardins LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 13 2015

Is there a distinction in civil law between the concepts of “best efforts” and “reasonable efforts”? Many lawyers have had this discussion when

Company directors jailed after employee death

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • February 12 2015

There is a rising trend towards holding supervisors and managers legally responsible for accidents in the workplace. On January 13, 2015, New Mex

CRA sued for $32million for threatening to intimidate taxpayers into accepting settlement

  • Thorsteinssons LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 6 2015

Cardel Construction, a Calgary-based development company, recently initiated a lawsuit against the Canada Revenue Agency (the “CRA”) seeking

Directors & officers: shareholders remain restricted in breach of fiduciary duty claims

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 4 2015

This decision confirms that, contrary to the rule in certain U.S. jurisdictions, shareholders will only rarely be able to make a fiduciary breach

The danger of interpreting a contract in a vacuum

  • Speigel Nichols Fox LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 3 2015

Your client tells you his story of a dispute with his business partner, gives you a 40-page agreement, refers you to three lines in, say, paragraph

Doing Business in Canada: A Legal Overview

  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • -
  • 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

Contract law: High Tower Homes Corporation v. Stevens 2014 ONCA 911

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 30 2015

Ontario Court of Appeal states that the ability to imply terms into a contract with an entire agreement clause is limited; prior caselaw on implied

Dodging the corporate veil - recent attempts to hold companies liable for the actions of their foreign subsidiaries

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 26 2015

Any Canadian resource company with operations abroad should be aware of the emerging trend of lawsuits against Canadian mining companies seeking