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M&A activism 101: top 3 tips for companies

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 28 2015

There is a wide range of issues that a board and management team must face in considering an M&A transaction in the normal course. Increasingly

M&A success and the role of audit committee

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 16 2015

The role of the audit committee over the last several years continues to evolve in conjunction with the risks to business and financial reporting

Debunking the myth: why activism is tough in Canada

  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • April 14 2015

Much has been written and said about how hospitable to shareholder activism Canada is compared to the United States. Commentators point to Pershing

Doing Business in Canada: A Legal Overview

  • Torkin Manes LLP
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  • 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

Doing business in Canada - December 2014

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 2 2014

Canada is a member of a wide network of international treaties that offer protection of investments in Canada to foreign investors from countries

Doing business in Canada - a practical guide

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • November 3 2014

The progressive global liberalization of international trade and investment has generated new opportunities to expand business activities across

Shareholder activism in M&A checklists and the future

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • July 10 2014

Shareholder activism is perhaps the most important M&A development of the past decade. The number of activists, the amount of capital they have at

Augusta’s Rights Plan BCSC releases reasons for decision

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 8 2014

On June 27, 2014, the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) released the reasons for its May 2, 2014 decision declining to immediately cease

BCSC upholds Augusta rights plan for an additional 75 days

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • May 7 2014

On May 2, 2014, the BCSC issued an oral decision declining to immediately cease trade the shareholder rights plan (also known as a “poison pill”) of

Augusta’s rights plan a hard pill for Hudbay to swallow

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 6 2014

On May 2, 2014, the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) issued an oral decision declining to immediately cease trade the shareholder rights