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Dissolving a poison pill: "when, not if" still the standard in Canadian take-over bids

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 16 2014

When HudBay Minerals launched an unsolicited take-over bid for Augusta Resource Corporation, the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) said

Where the similarities end: a comparative review of M&A deal terms in Canada and the U.S.

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • June 26 2014

Canada and the United States have developed one of the most significant and dependent investment relationships in the world. Since the U.S. has

Recent proposals for more flexible capital raising in the exempt market

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 21 2014

As part of their ongoing efforts to update and modernize the exempt market regime, members of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) have been

Recent decisions highlight the importance of dealing with attorney-client privilege ownership in corporate transactions in Canada and the U.S.

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • May 21 2014

Brenda is careful. She marks all privileged communications "PRIVILEGED & CONFIDENTIAL"; she limits distribution of privileged communications to

The return of the hostile takeover bid

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 29 2014

After a slow 2013 in terms of M&A activity in the Canadian mining sector, 2014 has begun with the launch of three hostile takeover bids making

Growing momentum and clarity for equity crowdfunding in Canada

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 28 2014

In a short time, crowdfunding has caught the imagination of many entrepreneurs and become an important new fundraising technique. Through

Underwriting due diligence: what's reasonable?

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 14 2014

An underwriter in a public offering of securities can avoid liability for a misrepresentation in the prospectus if it can establish the “due

Corporate finance update: Canadian developments for 2014

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 24 2014

In 2013, our principal stock exchanges and securities regulators updated requirements for listings and raising capital and proposed further changes

TSX proposes amendments relating to its rules on acquisitions and backdoor listings

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 9 2013

The TSX has published proposed amendments to the TSX Company Manual relating to the adoption of security-based compensation arrangements in the

P2P lending: a new source of consumer and small business credit?

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 22 2013

The Internet is famous for transforming unique new businesses into giant behemoths, seemingly overnight. Names like Amazon and Facebook are just two