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Shareholders divided on proxy access
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 7 2017

Over the past week, a shareholder proposal requesting that the board of directors take steps to adopt a "proxy access" by-law was considered at the


Repeal of Canada’s last bulk sales legislation: Ontario’s Bulk Sales Act
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 30 2017

Transaction lawyers of all stripes will be pleased to hear that the Bulk Sales Act (Ontario) has been repealed. Ontario's Bill 27: An Act to reduce


Rewards points to become more rewarding for Ontario consumers
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 30 2017

On December 8, 2016, legislation to prohibit the expiration of rewards points received Royal Assent in Ontario. While not yet proclaimed into force


Bill 791: Will rewards points become more rewarding for Québec consumers?
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 30 2017

On February 22, 2017, Simon Jolin-Barrette (Member for Borduas) introduced Bill 791: An Act to amend the Consumer Protection Act in order to regulate


Suppliers’ termination obligations clarified in Cellular Baby decision
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 30 2017

In its recent decision Cellular Baby Cell Phones Accessories Specialist Ltd. v. Fido Solutions Inc., 2017 BCCA 50, the British Columbia Court of


Québec government announces strategy to keep head offices in Québec
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2017

Reacting to concerns expressed for some time in Québec that too many of the province’s flagship companies are being acquired by interests outside the


Board Diversity Policy
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2016

Improving gender diversity has continued to be a key focus of legislators, regulators and the media in many parts of the world over the past year


Rewards points - proposed amendments in Ontario could affect hundreds of companies
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 28 2016

The offer of rewards points (either through credit card spending or other loyalty programs) has become so ubiquitous in consumer businesses that


Court of Appeal for Ontario clarifies appropriate date for assessment of damages for breach of contract
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 24 2016

In its recent decision in Rougemount Capital Inc. v. Computer Associates International Inc., 2016 ONCA 847, the Court of Appeal for Ontario helpfully


InterOil Decision - Implications for Fairness Opinions, Disclosure and Corporate Governance in Sale Transactions
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 18 2016

In a decision PDF with potentially significant implications for current market practice with respect to fairness opinions, disclosure and corporate