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"Best efforts" - "reasonable efforts" - "commercially reasonable efforts" - what do these terms mean?

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 7 2010

Agreements often refer to obligations being performed to a certain standard

The 'indoor management rule' explained

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 1 2014

A person dealing with a corporation need not inquire about the formality of the internal proceedings of the corporation, but is entitled to assume that there has been compliance with the articles of association and bylaws

Revisiting, then revising, old contracts: Court of Appeal considers test for rectification

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 6 2014

What happens when a party to a written and signed commercial agreement claims that the document does not reflect the negotiated bargain? The Ontario

Written in stone? The Supreme Court of Canada solidifies the use of the factual matrix in contract interpretation cases

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 30 2014

The goal of contract interpretation is to determine the intention of the parties at the time that they entered into the contract. The intention is to

CRA confirms that a two-partnership structure would not constitute a tiered partnership

  • Thorsteinssons LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 6 2014

In 2014-0528001E5, the CRA was asked to consider a situation where an existing partnership (Partnership A), having an off-calendar fiscal year end

Think twice before using an LLC in Canada

  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 31 2013

A limited liability company (“LLC”) is a common type of business entity used in the United States of America (“US”). However, Americans planning to

Quebec introduces an Act respecting the Société du Plan Nord

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

Quebec has introduced legislation to create the Société du Plan Nord (Company), the Crown corporation which will coordinate and

Doing business in Canada - 2014

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 24 2014

What are the key considerations when planning to establish or acquire a business in Canada? What are the potential opportunities, and where are the

The rise of Quebec's Small Claims Court jurisdiction to $15,000.00: an opportunity for the consumer goods industry to rethink their company's complaints handling processes

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 3 2014

According to the Minister of Justice, Ms. Stéphanie Vallée, all the provisions of the New Code of Civil Procedure will come into force

Argentinian Congress passes new supply law that could affect rights of Canadian companies doing business in Argentina

  • Davis LLP
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  • Argentina, Canada
  • -
  • September 25 2014

On September 18, 2014, the House of Deputies, the lower house of the Argentinian Congress, approved a controversial "supply" bill by a vote of 130 to