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How does real estate security differ between Canada and the U.S.? The power of the private power of sale

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • February 24 2014

A few weeks ago, I blogged about one of the key differences between taking security in Canada as compared to the US, which is a question I'm often

How does real estate security differ between Canada and the U.S.? Good news for Canadian mortgagees

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • February 10 2014

US lenders in cross-border M&A transactions often ask how real estate security differs in Canada. The short answer is "not much". The security and

REDMA: considerations for lenders

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 3 2014

Lenders should be more aware of the sweeping effects of the British Columbia Real Estate Development Marketing Act (REDMA). Compliance by developers

Lenders are not law enforcement officers the British Columbia Supreme Court determines the scope of reasonable care under section 20(4)(b) of CDSA

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 17 2014

British Columbia's (in)famous reputation for its marijuana industry continues to generate interesting legal precedent. The recent case of R v Nguyen

Mortgage collections in British Columbia

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 31 2013

A mortgage is "a conveyance of property as a security for the payment of a debt or the discharge of some other obligation for which it is given

When can a second mortgagee sell a property in Ontario?

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 26 2013

A recent decision by the Ontario Court of Appeal in Business Development Bank of Canada v. Pine Tree Resorts Inc. illustrates the extent of exposure

Developers and lenders beware: failure to comply with British Columbia’s real estate project marketing rules may have serious consequences

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 12 2013

Developers and lenders should be aware of the sweeping effects of the British Columbia Real Estate Development Marketing Act (REDMA), which is aimed

You're in trouble. That's a guarantee!

  • Lawson Lundell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 19 2012

Guarantees are a very common form of security

Spotlight on security documents: the tenant's acknowledgementestoppel certificate (Alberta)

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 26 2012

Due to a lender’s reliance upon the income streams associated with real property to be used as security in a commercial mortgage financing transaction, the leases that exist upon a borrower’s property are the most important assets of that borrower next to the value of the land to be mortgaged

Doing business in Canada

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 17 2012

Unlike the United States, Canada was not created by a unilateral declaration of independence from the colonial occupation of England