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OSFI issues final CDOR Guideline

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 18 2014

On September 12, 2014, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) issued the final version of Guideline E-20 - CDOR

Bitcoin accepted here? Funding M&A transactions by way of Bitcoin

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 15 2014

There is no denying the increasing popularity and notoriety of the virtual currency Bitcoin. Bitcoin market capitalization currently stands in the

The crucial distinction between carrots and sticks: incentives and penalties in the interpretation of the Interest Act

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 3 2014

Do incentives for prompt payment in a mortgage, which would be lost on default, run afoul of the prohibition against penalties for non-performance

Department of Finance releases proposal for Canadian bail-in regime

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 5 2014

On August 1, 2014, the Department of Finance issued for comment the Taxpayer Protection and Bank Recapitalization Regime: Consultation Paper. The

Purchasers’ liens remain an uncommon remedy

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 8 2014

Earlier this year, we discussed the decision of the BC Supreme Court in Pan Canadian Mortgage Group v. 679972 B.C. Ltd. in our publication Real

Proactive monitoring: lack of employee oversight leads to the certification of the first privacy class action based on the novel tort of “intrusion upon seclusion”

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 23 2014

On June 6, 2014, the Ontario Superior Court certified the first privacy class action based on the novel tort of "intrusion upon seclusion"

FATCA an update

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • May 8 2014

On February 5, 2014 Canada and the United States signed an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act

Canada expands economic sanctions against Russia

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada, European Union, Russia, Ukraine
  • -
  • April 28 2014

Today, Canada expanded its economic sanctions measures in response to recent events in Ukraine and Russia. 11 additional parties, consisting of nine

Legal implications of accepting Bitcoin as payment

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 3 2014

The number of Canadian businesses accepting virtual currencies as a form of payment is growing. Bitcoin is emerging as the most popular of these new

Class action appeal decisions to come in 2014

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 27 2014

There are at least two interesting class action appeals coming up in 2014. Of interest to those involved in areas of business within federal