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National security review of foreign investments will be a central aspect of Canada's economic security going forward

Canada - November 1 2022 On October 28, 2022, the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (Minister) released the 2021-2022 Investment Canada Act…

Alicia K. Quesnel

Voluntary national security notifications now permitted under the Investment Canada Act

Canada - August 24 2022 Contributors Overview On August 2, 2022, the Canadian Government amended the National Security Review of Investments Regulations (the "National…

Alicia K. Quesnel, Bryce Safton

Interpreting "best efforts" vs "reasonable efforts" in contracts

Canada, USA - August 18 2022 The terms "best efforts", "reasonable efforts", and, most recently, "commercially reasonable best efforts", have been subject to considerable…

Daria Pankratyeva

Modernizing Canadian competition laws: The first in a series of anticipated amendments come into effect

Canada - July 11 2022 Canada's Bill C-19 (Budget Implementation Act, 2022) passed the third reading in the Senate and received Royal Assent on June 23, 2022…

Alicia K. Quesnel, Bryce Safton

Why the Canadian energy sector is embracing ESG

Canada - June 9 2022 Businesses of all sizes are focusing more on ESG. When looking at their portfolios, private and public shareholders alike now consider the…