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HKEX's Proposed New Board Presents Unique Opportunities for Early Stage Tech Canadian Companies
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, Hong Kong
  • July 19 2017

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (“HKEX”) has successfully established itself as an international financial centre and a world renowned stock exchange. In


SCC Confirms Directors Can Be Personally Liable in Cases of Oppression
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 18 2017

In the recent and much anticipated decision of Wilson v Alharayeri, the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) confirmed that corporate directors can be


Federal Government Proposes Fundamental Changes to the Voluntary Disclosures Program
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 11 2017

On June 9, 2017, the Canada Revenue Agency (the “CRA”) confirmed that it intends to dramatically narrow the circumstances under which taxpayers may


The Canada Revenue Agency Proposes Draft Memorandum for Voluntary Disclosures Involving GSTHST and Other Excise Tax Matters
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 11 2017

On June 9, 2017, the Canada Revenue Agency (the “CRA”) confirmed that it intends to dramatically narrow the circumstances under which taxpayers may


Canadian Securities Administrators Propose New Prospectus Exemption for Resale of Securities of a Foreign Issuer
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 10 2017

The Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) proposed amendments to National Instrument 45-102 Resale of Securities (“NI 45-102”) that create a


Release Me: Ontario Court of Appeal Clarifies When Franchisors Can Enforce Releases
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 10 2017

The Ontario Court of Appeal’s recent decision in Trillium Motor World Ltd. v. General Motors of Canada Limited1 clarifies when franchisors can


Compliant at this Time: Canada's Options Regarding its Treaty Obligations and the Legalization and Regulation of Non-Medical Cannabis
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 5 2017

Canada is party to three treaties which obligate the country to maintain the prohibition and criminalization of cannabis for non-medical and


The Promise Doctrine: Invalidated for Want of Utility
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 5 2017

In AstraZeneca Canada Inc. v Apotex Inc.,1 the Supreme Court of Canada revisited the requirement of utility in the definition of “invention” in s.2


Ransomware: The Risks Are All Too Real
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • June 29 2017

The Risk - Cyber attacks are considered one of the most serious risks your organisation faces and ransomware is a currently favoured variation (as


Saadati v Moorehead: Expert Medical Evidence is Not Required To Successfully Claim Damages for Mental Injury
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • June 29 2017

The recent Supreme Court of Canada decision in Saadati v Moorehead, 2017 SCC 28 will have important implications for employees looking to claim