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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

A Director’s Resignation Must Be Signed and Delivered
  • McLennan Ross LLP
  • Canada
  • October 6 2016

Under the Income Tax Act, the Employment Insurance Act, the Canada Pension Plan Act and the Excise Tax Act, a director of a corporation is jointly and

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

Can the G7 really protect the financial world from cybercrime?
  • Gardere
  • Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 13 2016

Reuters reported that the Group of Seven (G7) industrial powers (Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the US) “agreed on guidelines for

New Test: Ontario Court Stayed Action in the Face of Broad Arbitration Agreement
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • October 18 2016

In Haas v. Gunasekaram (Haas), the Court of Appeal for Ontario clarified the test for staying court proceedings under section 7(1) of the Ontario

Women on Boards: Regulators Release Modest Results of "Comply or Explain" Disclosure Requirements
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 14 2016

On September 28, 2016, the securities regulatory authorities in Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia

Proposed amendments to the Canada Business Corporations Act
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • October 18 2016

On September 28, 2016, the federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development introduced Bill C-25, which includes proposed amendments

Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • October 7 2016

There were five substantive civil decisions released and summarized this week. The first, J.J. V. C.C., is an interesting case in which the court held

Guide to Doing Business in Canada: Introduction to the legal structure of Canada
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 14 2016

Unlike the United States, Canada was not created by a unilateral declaration of independence from the colonial occupation of England. There was no

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