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

  • Dentons
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  • Canada
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  • June 7 2010

Agreements often refer to obligations being performed to a certain standard

BC Court of Appeal rules Bhasin framework is distinct from implication of contract terms for business efficacy

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 22 2015

A few months ago, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Bhasin v Hrynew, aprecedent-setting judgment, recognizing a general organizing

Succession planning reasons why companies often fail

  • Bennett Jones LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 18 2015

In a recent article in the Globe and Mail, Harvey Schachter provides a useful critique of a recently published book, Succession, written by Noel

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

Doing business in Canada - 2014

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • 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

Applications for leave to appeal dismissed- 19 March 2015

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 20 2015

On appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal for Québec pronounced August 26, 2014. This case concerns two appeals. In the first appeal, the

Think twice before using an LLC in Canada

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • 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

Legal newsletter for business entrepreneurs and executives, number 24

  • Lavery de Billy LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 24 2015

During its existence, a business can be subject to one or more sales, both through the sale of its shares or its assets. Although each sale of a

Global regulation and investigations challenges ahead in 2015

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Africa, Asia-Pacific, Canada, European Union, Global, Middle East, USA
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  • March 2 2015

Regulation and investigations remain among the primary concerns of businesses. In this briefing, we provide an overview of some of the key global and

In-camera board meetings what are they good for?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 29 2011

Most people involved in organizations know that board meetings should be held regularly in order to ensure proper governance and adequate communication opportunities within the organization