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Our company is the target of a class action: what every board should know
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 14 2007

Class actions are at once simple and complex, familiar and disturbing


A Canadian perspective on KSR International Co v Teleflex Inc
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 25 2007

The decision of the United States Supreme Court in KSR International Co. v. Teleflex Inc. 82 USPQ 2d 1385 (U.S.S.C.), decided April 30, 2007, with its authoritative review of the U.S. law as to obviousness in patent law, provides a convenient opportunity to compare the U.S. and Canadian tests for obviousness as well as to see whether from a Canadian perspective there are lessons to be learned from this decision


International competition law agencies turn up the heat on officers and employees
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • August 2 2007

The long arm of the law for competition offences is getting longer


United States Supreme Court: suggested retail prices no longer just a suggestion, but beware: in Canada, price maintenance remains illegal
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 17 2007

The United States Supreme Court recently overturned a nearly century-old ban on setting minimum resale prices


Treading a minefield: avoiding potential traps in public M&A deals
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • August 30 2007

Two recent decisions of the Delaware Court of Chancery, In re Topps and In re Lear Corporation, consider a number of important legal issues that arise in the context of public M&A transactions


Recent decisions highlight the importance of dealing with attorney-client privilege ownership in corporate transactions in Canada and the U.S.
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 21 2014

Brenda is careful. She marks all privileged communications "PRIVILEGED & CONFIDENTIAL"; she limits distribution of privileged communications to


Enforcing Canadian judgments in a US jurisdiction - some practical considerations
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 8 2009

Because the Canadian and U.S. legal systems are very different, attempting to enforce a Canadian judgment in the U.S. can be fraught with pitfalls


As the dust begins to settle: assessing the impact of recent M&A deal turmoil
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 24 2009

For a number of years leading up to early 2007, we saw record growth in mergers and acquisitions activity both in North America and beyond


Inconvenient jurisdictions: the enforcement of U.S. judgments in Canada
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 24 2009

Canadian companies doing business in the United States face the ever-present danger of becoming embroiled in litigation in U.S. courts


eBay wins some (in the US), loses some (in France)
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, France, USA
  • August 8 2008

A French court has ordered eBay to pay damages to Hermès, after determining that eBay did not sufficiently ensure that its website would not be used for illegal activities