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Legal newsletter for business entrepreneurs and executives, Number 20

  • Lavery de Billy LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 20 2014

The process of selling a business may pose some risks to the seller, particularly those related to the disclosure to third parties of confidential

Delaware Chancery Court holds investment bank liable for aiding and abetting exculpated director breach of fiduciary duties

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 17 2014

A recent post-trial decision in In Re: Rural Metro Corporation held that a financial advisor was liable for aiding and abetting breaches of the duty

The government of Québec unveils proposals to preserve head office jobs in the province

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 5 2014

On February 20, 2014, the Government of Québec tabled its 2014-2015 budget in which it stated that it may enact amendments to Québec’s Business

Quebec intends to legislate to protect its head offices

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 28 2014

In connection with the release of its 2014-15 budget on February 20, 2014, the Government of Quebec announced the tabling of the report of the Task

Doing business in Alberta 2013

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 30 2013

Except where otherwise noted, this paper is current as of November 2013 and provides preliminary information on Canadian and Alberta legal matters to

August 2013 legislative proposals foreign affiliate dumping update

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 26 2013

On August 16, 2013, the Minister of Finance released for consultation draft legislative proposals (the August 16 Proposals) to amend the foreign

Doing business in Canada

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 28 2013

There are many reasons for wanting to do business in Canada including the availability of a skilled workforce, low corporate tax rates, abundant

Legal-framework and mechanics of going private transactions in Canada

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 3 2013

Recently, many China-based issuers listed on Canadian stock exchanges (a "Canadian Exchange") have sought to complete a going private transaction

Exchangeable share structures revisited

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 25 2013

Exchangeable share structures have been a fixture in structuring cross-border share exchange mergers and acquisitions involving Canadian corporations

What’s so “special” about a “special committee”?

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 18 2013

In a recent bench ruling in Re Plains Exploration, the Delaware Court held that a special committee was not required to take the lead in merger