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Breaking Up is Hard to Do, but it's a Little Easier if You Make the Other Side Pay
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 28 2016

In Canada, it is difficult to get punitive damages for breach of contract. Awards are uncommon and the amount will usually be relatively small. A


Tax Court Allows Deduction for Advisory Fees in M&A Transaction
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • July 22 2016

The Tax Court of Canada has recognized in a recent case that “oversight expenses” - notably investment banking and other professional advisory fees


La confidentialité des procès-verbaux du conseil d’administration
  • Langlois Lawyers LLP
  • Canada
  • July 21 2016

Vous êtes administrateur d’une société privée et l’un des actionnaires vous demande de lui remettre le procès-verbal de la dernière réunion du


Selling a business: Top five tips revealed
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 21 2016

Business owners are often looking for opportunities to improve and grow their businesses, or in some cases, refine their exit strategies. If you’re a


Have a Contract in Canada? Your Class Action Risk is Greater Than You May Think
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • July 19 2016

Non-Canadian companies: welcome to the Canadian class action party. In recent years, Canadians have increasingly begun to recognize and actively


Appeal dismissed - 15 July 2016
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 15 2016

On appeal from a judgment of the Ontario Court of Appeal (2014 ONCA 497), affirming a decision of Belobaba J. (2013 ONSC 2289).One of the casualties


Court addresses multi-party and multi-contract issues to stay an action in favour of arbitration
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 14 2016

In Toyota Tsusho Wheatland Inc v Encana Corporation and PriarieSky Royalty Ltd, an Alberta court recently considered the complexities that can


Early cybersecurity derivative actions miss Target
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 12 2016

As derivative actions against the principals of corporate targets of cyber attacks are in their infancy in Canada, there is relatively little to


Bulk Sales in Ontario: Good and Bad News
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 12 2016

On June 9th, Bill 218 passed first reading. This Bill amends over fifty Ontario statutes, so you might have missed that Ontario is repealing its Bulk


Update on Auditing the Audit
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • July 5 2016

Most jurisdictions in Canada require the unanimous consent of all shareholders (including non-voting shareholders) in order for a non-distributing