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The standard form trap
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • December 3 2012

It’s time to review your standard forms!


The Canadian equipment finance environment: an overview for European professionals
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • October 5 2009

As international trade grows, financial institutions and manufacturers of equipment recognize that international sales or the globalization of their business is a requirement to staying competitive


Shari’ah finance and the equipment leasing industry
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • March 7 2008

Shari’ah or Islamic-compliant financing is gaining a foothold in international finance transactions


Traps for the unwary - administration fee held to be in violation of the criminal rate of interest
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • May 21 2009

The recent case of De Wolf v. Bell ExpressVu Inc., 2008 O.J. No. 3548 is an excellent reminder to creditors of the dangers of charging an administration fee for late payment


Registering security under the Ontario Personal Property Security Act: check all the right boxes or risk losing priority
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • February 5 2009

If a financing statement registered under the Ontario Personal Property Security Act does not set out, in the manner required by the Ontario PPSA, all of the collateral in which a secured creditor is taking a security interest, then the secured creditor risks losing priority vis-à-vis third parties with respect to collateral not so set out


Federal government releases consultation paper on leasing framework
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • April 28 2009

In its 2009 Budget, the Canadian Government stated its intention to consult market participants on the potential merits of changing the legislative and regulatory framework for financial leasing activities by federally-regulated financial institutions


Reliance on collateral descriptions reinstated and new hope that Section 7 of the Personal Property Security Act (Ontario) (where to register) will be proclaimed into force
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • July 12 2010

As has been mentioned in previous e-LERTs from our firm, certain provisions of the Personal Property Security Act (Ontario) (the "OPPSA") were repealed


Proposal for a new framework for the regulation of securitized products
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 14 2011

On April 1, 2011, the Canadian Securities Administrators ("CSA") published a concept paper that outlines its proposal to overhaul the regulation of "securitized products" in Canada (the "Proposal"


Good news for secured creditors as value of their collateral increases
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • November 5 2008

For most lenders, taking security from their borrowers is pretty straightforward: take a general security agreement covering inventory, receivables and all other collateral, add some guarantees, and then look to see if there are any other loose ends that need tying up


Quebec’s new Securities Transfer Act
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • October 13 2009

With the adoption of An Act Respecting the Transfer of Securities and the Establishment of Security Entitlements (the "Québec STA"), Québec has now joined Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta and Newfoundland in implementing legislation largely identical to that in force in the United States