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Private equity in franchising a lesson from Dunkin’ Donuts
  • Sotos LLP
  • Canada
  • May 5 2015

Until about a decade ago private equity funds kept away from investing in the franchise industry. That is no longer the case. A lot of private equity


Doing business in India
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • Canada, Germany, India, Japan, Mauritius, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 30 2015

India is the seventh largest country by area and the second-most populous country in the world. It has a large and growing middle-class with an


UBS Securities v. Sands Brothers: a refresher on contract formation
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 3 2009

On April 22, 2009, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released its decision in UBS Securities Canada, Inc. v. Sands Brothers Canada, Ltd


Who says I’ve been enriched? Subjective devaluation and revaluation in restitution for unjust enrichment
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • August 26 2013

In an interesting decision that will no doubt influence the calculation of restitutionary awards and quantum meruit payments in Canada and elsewhere


Indemnification claims under the CCAA: a caution for underwriters, auditors, directors and others
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • January 24 2013

Indemnification clauses are often considered a critical component of risk mitigation strategies in legal relationships. However, as is well


The role of litigation in M&A tactics and strategy - greater than ever
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • January 13 2011

New situations as well as differences in viewpoints among provincial securities commissions, and between the commissions and the courts, will continue to shape the framework in which M&A transactions take place


OSC decision: AiT Advanced Information Technologies Corporation, Bernard Jude Ashe and Deborah Weinstein
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 21 2008

On January 14, 2008, the Ontario Securities Commission (the “Commission”) released its decision in AiT Advanced Information Technologies Corporation, Bernard Jude Ashe and Deborah Weinstein


Thinking of walking away from a deal? Better be careful
  • Robinson Sheppard Shapiro
  • Canada
  • April 8 2015

We've all had second thoughts after closing a deal that turns out to be less than optimal. Usually, this is just a reminder of the need to consider


Early warning disclosure in proxy contests
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • October 22 2013

In a recent ruling in Genesis Land Development Corp. v. Smoothwater Capital Corporation, the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta found that a dissident


Thinking of walking away from a deal? Better be careful
  • Robinson Sheppard Shapiro
  • Canada
  • April 8 2015

We've all had second thoughts after closing a deal that turns out to be less than optimal. Usually, this is just a reminder of the need to consider