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Alka Singh and Mine2Capital Inc. (re)
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 24 2014

Pursuant to the terms of the settlement agreement entered into by OSC Staff and Alka Singh and Mine2Capital Inc. ("Mine2Capital") and approved by the


The impact of passive foreign investment company tax rules on Canadian mining companies
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • June 14 2011

Many Canadian mining companies wishing to access U.S. capital markets find that the U.S. “passive foreign investment company” (PFIC) tax rules can present special problems


Going Private Transactions in Canada's Energy Sector - On the Rise?
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • March 23 2016

Are going private transactions on the rise? Conditions are ripe for an increased number of private equity-led buyouts of public companies. In a


"Publish what you pay" standards now in force for Canada’s extractive industries
  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Canada
  • June 2 2015

On June 1, 2015, the federal government declared into force the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act. This Act is the long-promised


Extractive sector transparency SEC adopts rules under Dodd-Frank mandating disclosure of government payments
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • August 27 2012

On August 22, 2012, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted new payment disclosure rules relating to the extractive industry that will require certain US reporting issuers to disclose annually payments of US100,000 or more that they make to the US federal government or foreign governments for the purpose of the commercial development of oil, natural gas, or minerals (the payment disclosure rules


Government payment disclosure: introduction of the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act in the House of Commons
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • November 1 2014

The Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (the "Act"), which the federal government has inserted as section 377 of omnibus Bill C-43, was


SEC provides guidance on conflict minerals and resource extraction disclosure requirements
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 14 2013

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued fresh guidance for issuers on the requirements for compliance with the SEC's new


Proposed changes to National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2010

On April 23, 2010, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published a notice and request for comment (the Notice) on proposed changes to National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects (NI 43-101), and its companion policy (43-101CP) and Form 43-101F1 - Technical Report (collectively, the Proposed Rule), as well as consequential amendments to related instruments and forms


Recent SEC FAQs on disclosure of payments to governments and on conflicts minerals
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2013

On May 30, 2013, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) to provide guidance on the


Regulator guidance on preliminary economic assessments expected soon
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 22 2012

As discussed last week, I recently attended the 2012 Mine Accounting & Reporting Update conference in Toronto