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Changes to rules for marketing activities during a public offering

Canada - June 5 2013 The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) have adopted amendments to the rules governing permissible marketing activities in the context of a…

William S. Osler, David F. Phillips.

Lessons from the Suncor-Canadian Oil Sands Shareholder Rights Plan Decision

Canada - December 17 2015 December 17, 2015 Brent Kraus, Paul Barbeau, Katie Miller and Alan Rankine On December 14, 2015, the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) released its…

Brent W. Kraus, Katie Miller, Alan Rankine.

5 Tips for Preparing to Sell Your Oilfield Services Business

Canada - June 27 2017 The decision to sell a private business often represents the culmination of a life's work. Preparing your business for a sale involves an investment…

Kristos J. Iatridis.

Canada Implements New Take-Over Bid Rules

Canada - February 29 2016 Following a lengthy process involving each of the securities commissions in Canada, industry participants and the legal community, on February 25…

Brent W. Kraus, John E. Piasta.

Damages awarded against underwriter for failing to complete a bought deal

Canada - March 21 2013 The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently awarded damages of just over $16 million against Thomas Weisel Partners Canada Inc. (now Stifel…

Matthew R. Olson, William S. Osler, David F. Phillips.