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Doing Business in Canada, An Introduction to the Legal Aspects of Investing and Establishing a Business in Canada
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 2 2016

This guide provides a practical overview of Canada's legal landscape to international businesses looking to establish operations in Canada or


Court-approved arrangements revisited: Alberta Court of Appeal hits potential curveball from Marquee Energy Ltd. out of play
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 30 2016

The Alberta Court of Appeal has overturned a controversial decision of the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench regarding court-approved arrangements in


Plan of Arrangement: A Vote for All? Not So, Says Court of Appeal
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2016

In Smoothwater Capital Corporation v. Marquee Energy Ltd. (Smoothwater), the Alberta Court of Appeal (Court) overturned the Alberta Court of Queen's


Marquee Energy Ltd.'s Successful Appeal: Shareholder Vote From Alberta Oilsands Inc. Not Required
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 28 2016

We previously reported on the Marquee Energy Ltd (Re), 2016 ABQB 563 Re Marquee judgement in our prior post, "Future Uncertainty in Plans of


New SCC Decision on Oppression Remedy is Instructive for Closely-Held Private Companies
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 25 2016

In Johnny Mennillo v. Intramodal Inc. (2016 SCC 51), the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) has ruled that the failure of a company to follow formalities


Alberta Court of Appeal Clarifies “Fair and Reasonable” Test on Plans of Arrangement
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 24 2016

In Smoothwater Captial Corporation v. Marquee Energy Ltd., the Alberta Court of Appeal clarified that the inquiry into whether a plan of arrangement


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


Board of Directors in Condo Corporations Rule
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 24 2016

In the recent decision, 3716724 Canada Inc. v Carleton Condominium Corporation No. 375, the Ontario Court of Appeal found that the “business


“Sloppy Paperwork” Does Not an Oppression Claim Make
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada
  • November 22 2016

For decades, Canadian Courts have used the oppression remedy to give effect to the reasonable expectations of shareholders in commercial disputes


Mennillo v. Intramodal Inc. Resigning as director may entail forfeiting shares
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 22 2016

In last Friday’s decision regarding shareholder disputes, the majority of the Supreme Court of Canada in Mennillo v. Intramodal Inc., 2016 SCC 51