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Cybersecurity: what should a board of directors focus on?
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 2 2015

Most companies today depend on networks, computers and the Internet to help manage their business. While digital technology has many benefits, it


Debunking the myth: why activism is tough in Canada
  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 14 2015

Much has been written and said about how hospitable to shareholder activism Canada is compared to the United States. Commentators point to Pershing


Global regulation and investigations challenges ahead in 2015
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Africa, Asia-Pacific, Canada, European Union, Global, Middle East, USA
  • 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


The new Buy American environment: how does a Canadian company comply with the new rules?
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 27 2015

Your company has been asked by a customer to certify that its products manufactured in US plants are in compliance with "Buy American" requirements


A tale of two jurisdictions: evidentiary threshold at certification
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 22 2015

It has been the best of times for Canadian class action plaintiffs: an unprecedented level of attention from Canada’s top court has affirmed Canada’s


Why would anyone want an unlimited liability company?
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 31 2014

An unlimited liability company ("ULC") is a common entity US businesses use as a Canadian subsidiary or to hold Canadian assets. This can seem


Ten things to do if sued in the United States or Canada
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 16 2014

When conducting business abroad, most enterprises, businesspeople and investors realize they may be subject to legal action in the jurisdictions


Shared facilities: the larger community
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 29 2014

Toronto has the largest number of condominiums of any jurisdiction in North America. Many of our condominiums have more residents than small towns


When should the board call separate counsel?
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 16 2014

Reports of the increased risk of liability for boards of directors, as well as for individual directors, have become commonplace against the backdrop


Seller beware! The buyer may use your own privileged documents against you in a court of law
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 12 2014

The law of evidence in Quebec draws heavily on common law. Case law from courts in the rest of Canada and in the United States relating to