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Restarting the Clock: Court of Appeal Affirms Two-Year Limitation Period for Oppression Remedy Cases
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • April 27 2016

In its recent decision in Maurice v. Alles, the Court of Appeal for Ontario held that oppression remedy claims under the Ontario Business


Corporate Governance for Municipally-Owned Local Electricity Distribution Utilities
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • April 27 2016

Local distribution electricity utilities ("LDCs") have been a source of stable and predictable income for their municipal owners. That is in large


Alberta court grants Encana’s application for a stay of action and referral to arbitration
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • April 22 2016

On April 12, 2016, the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench stayed an action started by Toyota Tsusho Wheatland Inc. (TTWI) against Encana Corporation


Court of Appeal Confirms Class Action Contract Claims can be Decided on Summary Judgment
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • April 22 2016

On April 4, 2016, the Ontario Court of Appeal granted summary judgment in Sankar v Bell Mobility Inc., dismissing a certified class action against


Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 21 April 2016
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 21 2016

The Alberta Utilities Commission held a Utilities Asset Disposition proceeding and addressed risk for stranded assets; assets no longer used to


The Financial Report April 21, 2016 - News from the Americas
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 21 2016

Although they are more aware of risks to their portfolios, investors continue to be slow to act on climate change. Reuters reported that several fund


Court of Appeal Summaries (April 11-15, 2016)
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • April 18 2016

Following are this week’s summaries of civil decisions released by the Court of Appeal. Topics covered included limitation periods, summary judgment


Lessons from the Consumer Products and Retail Summit: Are Bricks and Mortar Stores Still Relevant?
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 18 2016

In 2015, the retail industry was plagued with bad news and disappointing earnings. Many retailers closed their doors in Canada, including MEXX, Jacob


Incorporation of Professionals after the 2016 Federal Budget
  • MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP
  • Canada
  • April 18 2016

Many different professional groups have been granted the ability to provide their services through a professional corporation. The groups entitled to


U.S. DOJ Announces Pilot Project For Self-Reporting Foreign Corruption ViolationsWill Canada Follow Suit?
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 15 2016

On April 5, 2016, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Unit of the U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) Criminal Division announced a one-year