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Commodity forward purchase agreement: an alternative financing mechanism for junior mining companies
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 16 2013

Given the current environment of falling metal prices and increasingly elusive sources of attractive capital, mining issuers are turning to


Eyes wide shut: IP ownership
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 21 2012

Generally, the default position taken by the federal government is that it owns all “Intellectual Property” rights in the “Foreground Information” as soon as it comes into existence and that the contractor has no rights to the Foreground Information except as granted by the federal government


Construction case law update - Canada
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • June 16 2016

In this chapter is found a selection of instructive construction law cases decided in 2015 in British Columbia as well as other Canadian


Managing IT Project Risks - Part 1 of 4: Project Specifications
  • MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP
  • Canada
  • August 3 2016

It is well documented that information technology (IT) projects have an alarmingly high failure rate, and that failures can range from significant


Over the First Hurdle and into the Sharks: The NEB Recommends Approval of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 27 2016

After reviewing tens of thousands of pages of evidence during a hearing process that had 1650 registered participants (400 of which had full


SCC eliminates doctrine of fundamental breach in contract law; Tercon decision strongly endorses upholding exclusion of liability clauses absent proof of an “overriding” public policy to the contrary
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • February 16 2010

In a procurement decision that will have a wide-ranging and significant impact on all types of contractual disputes, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) has "laid to rest" the doctrine of fundamental breach in Canadian contract law


First Nations and Ontario Strike Agreement-in-Principle for Sale of Hydro One Shares
  • Aird & Berlis LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2016

On July 12th, the Province of Ontario and First Nations, represented by the Chiefs-in-Assembly, announced an agreement-in-principle for Ontario to


Workplace Policy Institute Insider Report August 2016
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • Canada, USA
  • August 3 2016

The Republican and Democratic National Conventions were the center of political activity in July. Each party released its platform setting forth


FITs and starts: Ontario FIT contract termination rights reviewed
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 29 2014

The provincial election taking place in Ontario on June 12, 2014, is creating some uncertainty as to what the future may hold for the Ontario Power


Who’s the boss? An owner’s responsibilities to subcontractors
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 29 2012

Since the landmark decision of the Supreme Court of Canada over 30 years ago in The Queen (Ont.) v. Ron Engineering (1981), project owners have come to understand that issuing a formal call for tenders likely gives rise to enforceable contractual obligations with all bidding contractors submitting compliant bids