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The Poseidon Adventure, Part II - Big Win for Bankers Confirmed On Appeal
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • February 10 2016

The Ontario Court of Appeal has confirmed an important decision limiting the exposure of investment banks to secondary market misrepresentation class


The Long Arm of the B.C. Securities Commission
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 5 2016

In McCabe v. British Columbia (Securities Commission), 2016 BCCA 7, the B.C. Court of Appeal upheld the ability of the B.C. Securities Commission


Supreme Court considers limitation period for secondary market securities class actions
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • February 2 2016

On December 4 2015 the Supreme Court of Canada released its highly anticipated decision(1) in a trilogy of shareholder class actions under the


OSC Freeze Orders
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2016

In granting an order extending freeze on assets, the Court found that the amended language of s. 126 (b) of the Securities Act, required a change to


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


From the Courts
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2016

The plaintiffs were amongst several investors who lost money in corporations promoted by individuals who had been the subject of proceedings by the


Insider Trading
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2016

The Alberta Court of Appeal referred an insider trading sanctions of $1.75m in administrative penalties back to the Alberta Securities Commission


Court of Appeal of Alberta Allows Sharing Self-Incriminating Evidence Given in Securities Proceedings with Foreign Authorities
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • January 27 2016

For many years, there has been a growing concern in Alberta and elsewhere as to what might happen when the subject of a compelled examination under


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


Class action proceedings not authorised against financial market participants: it’s not because it is complicated that the threshold is lower
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • January 26 2016

On January 13, 2016, Justice Claude Dallaire dismissed Petitioner’s request to obtain the authorization to exercise a class action against 3