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SEC Announces $2-Million in Whistleblower Awards
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 1 2016

Compliance officers, in house counsel, management and board members of public companies are beginning to recognize the realities of external


Commentary on controversy over financial rewards for whistleblowers
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 31 2016

Recent decisions by financial-sector regulators raise a significant question for Canadian investors and markets: Is there value in offering rewards


How To Enter The Canadian Market: A Legal Road Map
  • Fogler Rubinoff LLP
  • Canada
  • February 24 2016

Canada is geographically the world’s second largest country. According to Statistics Canada, in January 2009, there were approximately 33,500,000


Thinking of Developing a Whistleblowing System? New Canadian Guidance Released Today
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • February 18 2016

Companies and regulators alike are increasingly recognizing that “whistleblowers”, i.e., individuals who report suspected wrongdoing, mismanagement


Court of Appeal summaries (January 25, 2016-January 29, 2016)
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2016

The Respondents Lombardy Karting and the National Capital Kart Club held a go cart event. The race required a race director, the appellant Derek


Defining a ‘Whistleblower’
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 27 2016

On December 31, 2015, U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III denied an employee whistleblower protection under the Dodd-Frank Act. Rather than reporting


Ontario Securities Commission Proposes Whistleblower Program
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • December 16 2015

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has proposed OSC Policy 15-601 Whistleblower Program(Policy), which is designed to encourage individuals


Key developments in Canadian private M&A law for the oil and gas industry - Q3 2015
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 24 2015

The following is an overview of key developments in Canadian law and regulatory practice applicable to private M&A in the oil and gas industry from


It's easier to go "overboard": ISS amends director overboarding policy
  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Canada
  • November 20 2015

Today Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) announced that, effective February 1, 2017, it will reduce the number of public company boards on


OSC proposes higher financial awards for whistleblowers
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • November 16 2015

The OSC is close to adopting a proposed final version of its previously-announced whistleblowing policy (the Program). The Program would award