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Rights plan update - Augusta decision charts a halfway house course

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • May 5 2014

On May 2, 2014 the British Columbia Securities Commission (the BCSC) ruled in favour of Augusta Resource Corporation, permitting Augusta’s

A defamation claim without “merit” the BCCA shields directors from liability for statements made as part of continuous corporate disclosure

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 3 2014

Public corporations are required by law to provide continuous disclosure of information likely to be relevant to existing or potential shareholders

Say on Pay: is the Canadian future voluntary?

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 27 2014

With the annual meeting season now underway, Canadian public companies that have not done so may be considering whether they will voluntarily adopt a

Company press releases during proxy fights may not be proxy solicitations

  • Dentons
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 10 2014

In Smoothwater Capital Partners LP I v. Equity Financial Holdings Inc., 2014 ONSC 324, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice held that a press

10 most important appeals of 2013

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 24 2013

In order to help lawyers argue about cases at holiday parties, the Appeals Monitor is happy to once again present our countdown of the most

Early warning disclosure in proxy contests: impact of Genesis Land Development decision

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

Canadian provincial securities laws generally require prompt early warning disclosure when any person acquires beneficial ownership of, or the power

More than “lip service” to limited liability: personal liability of directors and causation of damages for misrepresentation to investors

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 26 2013

Will a director or officer of a corporation or limited liability partnership be personally liable for the losses of investors who relied upon his or

BLG Monthly Update

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Argentina, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • December 19 2012

The BLG Monthly Update is a digest of recent developments in the law which Neil Guthrie, our National Director of Research, thinks you will find

Punitive damages and Ontario’s new secondary market liability regime

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 30 2012

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently considered whether punitive damages against officers and directors were available under Ontario’s new secondary market liability regime

BC Court of Appeal reverses problematic decision on empty voting

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 20 2012

Telus wanted to consolidate voting and non-voting shares into a single class