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“Fraud on the market” and securities class actions: Canadian domiciled companies await the US Supreme Court’s ruling in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund Inc

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada, USA
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  • April 2 2014

Our team has been monitoring some key developments that could soon impact US and Canadian companies that list shares on US exchanges. One of

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

U.S. Supreme Court may alter securities class action landscape and shift focus to Canada

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 7 2014

This week, the U.S. Supreme Court ("USSC") heard oral argument in Haliburton Co. v Erica P. John Fund, Inc. ("Haliburton"). In Haliburton, the USSC is

This week in securities litigation (week ending February 28, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
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  • February 27 2014

The Supreme Court handed down a significant decision, construing SLUSA in the context of suits by investors defrauded investors in the Stanford Ponzi

Trends in Canadian securities actions

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • February 25 2014

A report by Cornerstone Research found that the number of securities class actions filed in the U.S. last year ticked up slightly. Yet that number

Five developments to follow in 2014 - securities class actions and fraud-on-the-market theory

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • January 28 2014

Later this year, the the U.S. Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments inHalliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., a case that has enormous

Insider trading through deductive reasoning: Canada and the United States take different approaches

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • May 15 2013

The Ontario Securities Commission and a veteran investment banker, Richard Moore, recently reached a settlement agreement regarding claims by the OSC

Silver v IMAX: avoiding war on two fronts

  • Dentons
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  • Canada, USA
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  • April 30 2013

In Silver v IMAX the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recognised the conditional settlement of a US class action, which had been approved by a US

Clock starts with the act of fraud: U.S. Supreme Court confirms five-year limitation period for government enforcement proceedings

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

The US Supreme Court recently handed the US Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") a very clear message: the act of fraud - not its discovery

The U.S. Supreme Court questions fraud-on-the-market

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

The recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans & Trust Funds, No. 11-1085, 2013 WL 691001 (Feb. 27, 2013