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Are Parties Required to Act Reasonably When Choosing Not to Renew a Contract?
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

At common law, any powers that confer discretion on a contracting party must be exercised reasonably. In Data & Scientific Inc. v. Oracle Corporation


"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


Ontario Court of Appeal Inspiring Consumer Misrepresentation Class Actions
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 3 2016

The Ontario Court of Appeal is once again making headlines with the case of Ramdath v George Brown College, which has turned out to be a doubly


Court of Appeal summaries (January 25, 2016-January 29, 2016)
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2016

The Respondents Lombardy Karting and the National Capital Kart Club held a go cart event. The race required a race director, the appellant Derek


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


From the Courts
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2016

The plaintiffs were amongst several investors who lost money in corporations promoted by individuals who had been the subject of proceedings by the


Distress Signals: Mitigating your risk when dealing with counterparties
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • January 27 2016

The media have been paying considerable attention to the current financial distress of the energy industry in Alberta, focusing primarily on the


Think twice before using an LLC in Canada
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • October 31 2013

A limited liability company (“LLC”) is a common type of business entity used in the United States of America (“US”). However, Americans planning to


Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 28 January 2016
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • January 28 2016

The applicant, Mr. Luu, was petitioned into bankruptcy in Hong Kong in February, 2012. He was also involved in litigation in British Columbia and was


The Ontario Court of Appeal Declines to Extend the Doctrine of Unconscionability into the Performance of Contracts
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • January 27 2016

In the 14 months since the Supreme Court of Canada rendered its landmark decision in Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71 1 the general organizing