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The state of play on say on pay in Canada in 2012

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 12 2012

The number of Canadian issuers that have agreed to provide their shareholders with the opportunity to vote on an advisory resolution on executive compensation, or say on pay vote, has slowly continued to increase

A call to arms on empty voting!

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 2 2012

The proxy battle over the TELUS proposal to eliminate its dual class share structure earlier this year underlines the need for regulatory action on empty voting

The current state of say on pay in Canada

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • May 5 2011

Say on pay continues to make inroads in Canada and to date over 70 Canadian companies have agreed to hold say on pay votes

Former directors and officers of bankrupt company reach $4.75 million settlement with the Ministry of Environment over cleanup orders

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 1 2013

On October 28, 2013, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment (MOE) announced that it had reached a settlement with the former directors and officers

Increased shareholder activism in canada: a potential warning sign for the upcoming meeting season?

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 8 2010

Shareholders of Canadian companies have historically been relatively well mannered and polite - "typically Canadian," one might say

Six lessons learned from the CP Rail proxy battle

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 9 2012

In late September 2011, funds controlled by Pershing Square Capital Management, Inc. began acquiring common shares of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited at prices approximating the 2-year low in CP Rail’s trading price

Amendments to Canada’s insider reporting regime: National Instrument 55-104

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 11 2010

Recent reforms to Canada's insider reporting regime which come into effect April 30, 2010 will accelerate certain insider reporting deadlines and narrow the number of insiders required to report trades

Insider reporting; IFRS and internal control disclosures; and proposed changes to executive compensation disclosure

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 8 2010

There have been a number of developments regarding Canada's insider reporting regime, which have recently come into force

The current state of say on pay in Canada

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 31 2010

Say on pay continues to make inroads in Canada and to date 26 Canadian companies have agreed to hold say on pay votes

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 8 2014

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently upheld a trial court decision which concluded that the directors of Unique Broadband Systems, Inc. breached