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OBCA modernization takes effect: Ontario reduces shareholder approval thresholds, eliminates director residency requirements

Canada - June 28 2021 Significant changes to the Ontario Business Corporations Act come into force on July 5 making Ontario a more welcoming province for business. Gowling…

David A. Campbell, Carl Hinzmann, Martin Roy

Ontario business laws modernized: Shareholder approval thresholds, director residency requirements

Canada - October 7 2020 The Ontario Government is proposing to amend the Ontario Business Corporations Act in an effort to allow both public and private Ontario corporations…

David A. Campbell, Martin Roy

Guide to doing business in Canada: Business structures

Canada - October 1 2020 As is the case in most common law jurisdictions, a person or entity wishing to operate a business in Canada can choose from several different business…

Key covid-19 Considerations for your Business : A Multi-Jurisdictional Overview

Global - June 4 2020 Whether or not the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on a party's ability to perform its obligations will constitute a force majeure event enabling them…

Dr Andreas Woelfle, Tim Casben, Frédéric Dereux, Vivian Desmonts, Sunil Kakkad, Tan Choon Leng

M&A and succession planning

Canada - May 25 2020 Uncertainty can result in a deal being delayed, altered or cancelled. In particular, M&A deal dynamics may look very different depending on the…

Brian Cohen, Garrett Hamel, David W. Howell, Greg P. Shannon, QC