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Legalization of Recreational Cannabis in Canada: Real Estate Trends

Canada - June 6 2018 The recreational cannabis industry has always existed. But, if all goes as planned, a new one will be born in Canada this summer, anointed with the…

Have the floodgates opened with respect to personal liability of corporate directors for oppressive conduct?

Canada - July 17 2017 Based on an important recent decision of the Supreme Court of Canada, the situations in which harm caused to a shareholder could potentially expose a…

Secured Real Estate Financing: Inter-Creditor Agreements - A Standstill With A Time Limit Is Not A True Standstill

Canada - March 1 2017 When developing real property, sometimes it is necessary for a borrower to obtain funds from more than one lender. Where this happens, a priority…

Secured Real Estate Financing: Just Because You Are Cross-Defaulted, Does Not Mean You Are Cross-Collateralized

Canada, USA - December 7 2016 In the business of real estate financing, it is not uncommon for a lender to make more than one loan to the same borrower (or affiliated entity) in…

Ontario Court of Appeal interest act decision has lessons for both lenders and borrowers

Canada - June 9 2015 The Ontario Court of Appeal has delivered important messages to lenders who take mortgages on real property as security and to borrowers…