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"Best efforts" - "reasonable efforts" - "commercially reasonable efforts" - what do these terms mean?
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • June 7 2010

Agreements often refer to obligations being performed to a certain standard


The 'indoor management rule' explained
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • April 1 2014

A person dealing with a corporation need not inquire about the formality of the internal proceedings of the corporation, but is entitled to assume that there has been compliance with the articles of association and bylaws


Take Two: Quebec Introduces Bill 134 to Modernize the Consumer Protection Act
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • May 11 2017

On May 2, 2017, the Quebec government introduced new legislation intended to modernize the Quebec Consumer Protection Act (CPA), as well as provide


Acquiring contracts in the purchase of a business
  • Clark Wilson LLP
  • Canada
  • May 31 2013

When acquiring a business, often a key component is the contracts to which the company is a party to. Whether they are contracts with customers and


Yaiguaje v. Chevron Corporation - The Enforcement Saga Continues
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • May 10 2017

In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada in Chevron Corp. v. Yaiguaje (discussed here) determined that Ontario courts have jurisdiction


In-camera board meetings what are they good for?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 29 2011

Most people involved in organizations know that board meetings should be held regularly in order to ensure proper governance and adequate communication opportunities within the organization


M&A Building Blocks: Duties of the Board or Special Committee
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 16 2017

In the context of a merger, plan of arrangement, significant acquisition or disposition, or a takeover bid, the board of directors of a corporation


Climate Change - Why boards need to be proactive
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 17 2017

Climate change and its potential impact are becoming increasingly relevant across the globe. In fact, the World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report


Proxy Access in Canada -- Another US Corporate Law Practice Makes Its Way Up North
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 17 2017

An old debate in corporate law is about the role, and control, of shareholders over the managers of their companies. Some romanticise this notion and


Corporate governance and data issues
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 17 2017

Corporate boards are under pressure to make data security a key priority in an age where it is not whether but when a data security incident will