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Canadian auto workers reach cost-cutting agreement with GM-Canada; GM faces exchange offer deadline and potential bankruptcy
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2009

Following Friday's announcement of a tentative cost-cutting deal between General Motors of Canada Limited (GM-Canada) and the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union, this evening, the CAW announced that members working at GM-Canada in Oshawa, Windsor, St. Catharines and Woodstock, Ontario have voted overwhelmingly, ratifying the deal by 86 in favor of the new collective agreement


EPCOR and Siemens reach agreement
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • August 19 2008

EPCOR Utilities has selected Siemens Fuel Gasification Technology to provide the technology for its coal-gasification plant


U.S.-Canada agree to begin clean energy dialogue
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 20 2009

President Obama's trip to Canada ended with him and Prime Minister Harper announcing an agreement to begin a clean energy dialogue


Icahn extends tender offer after court dismisses Lions Gate’s challenge to poison pill invalidation
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • May 24 2010

Carl Icahn announced on Friday an extension of his tender offer to acquire outstanding common stock of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. for $7.00 cash per share


IRS releases Revenue Procedure 2010-19 relating to Canadian emigrants
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 15 2010

The IRS issued guidance for individuals who emigrate from Canada and who wish to make an election under the U.S.-Canada income tax treaty regarding Canadian departure tax (Revenue Procedure 2010-19


WHO rejects U.S.’s appeal regarding its COOL measures
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, Mexico, USA
  • May 27 2015

On Monday, May 18, 2015, the World Trade Organization issued a compliance panel report in the case regarding the U.S.'s country of origin labeling


Canadian Parliament amends PIPEDA with the Digital Privacy Act
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2015

On June 18, 2015, the Canadian Parliament passed into law the Digital Privacy Act (the "Act"), which amends Canada's federal data protection statute


States and Canadian province agree to climate pact
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 29 2013

The governors of California, Oregon and Washington have signed a climate pact with British Columbia in an effort to combat climate change and


Canada and Ontario governments pledge $4 billion to Canadian automakers
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • December 21 2008

On the heels of last Friday's $17.4 billion U.S. automaker aid package, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty jointly announced yesterday, that as a "necessary step to protect the Canadian economy," the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario have conditionally pledged CDN$4 billion in emergency term loans through the government's Canada Account managed by Export Development Canada (EDC) to support General Motors of Canada Limited and Chrysler Canada Inc., the Canadian subsidiaries of U.S. automakers General Motors Corp. and Chrysler LLC


CAPP hoping for federal CCS funding
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • January 14 2009

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) has asked the Canadian government to include measures in the upcoming 2009 budget that would encourage the development of large scale carbon capture and storage technology