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New OSC Research Finds Millennials Are Not Big Investors

December 11 2017 The Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) recently released a research study on the investment habits of millennials, entitled “Missing Out:…

The British Columbia Court of Appeal Upholds Certification of Another Class Action for Undisclosed Fees

November 28 2017 Undisclosed fees charged by financial institutions and other perceived “deep pocket” organizations have attracted class actions across Canada and the…

The Saga Continues: Ontario Court of Appeal Sets Aside Security for Costs Order Against Ecuadorian Villagers in Chevron Case on the Basis of Unjustness

November 6 2017 In our October 16, 2017 blog post, we summarized a decision by Justice Epstein of the Ontario Court of Appeal (in chambers), in Yaiguaje v. Chevron…

The OSC Adopts New Rules of Procedure and Practice Guideline

November 13 2017 On October 31, 2017, the Ontario Securities Commission (the "OSC") adopted the Ontario Securities Commission Rules of Procedure and Forms (the…

OSC to Focus on Raising Awareness of Whistleblower Protections Amidst Doubt over the Efficacy of these Protections

November 20 2017 According to this year’s Annual Report by the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”), the new whistleblower program has enjoyed some success since its…

New OSC Research Finds Millennials Are Not Big Investors

December 11 2017 The Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) recently released a research study on the investment habits of millennials, entitled “Missing Out:…

The British Columbia Court of Appeal Upholds Certification of Another Class Action for Undisclosed Fees

November 28 2017 Undisclosed fees charged by financial institutions and other perceived “deep pocket” organizations have attracted class actions across Canada and the…

OSC to Focus on Raising Awareness of Whistleblower Protections Amidst Doubt over the Efficacy of these Protections

November 20 2017 According to this year’s Annual Report by the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”), the new whistleblower program has enjoyed some success since its…

The OSC Adopts New Rules of Procedure and Practice Guideline

November 13 2017 On October 31, 2017, the Ontario Securities Commission (the "OSC") adopted the Ontario Securities Commission Rules of Procedure and Forms (the…

The Saga Continues: Ontario Court of Appeal Sets Aside Security for Costs Order Against Ecuadorian Villagers in Chevron Case on the Basis of Unjustness

November 6 2017 In our October 16, 2017 blog post, we summarized a decision by Justice Epstein of the Ontario Court of Appeal (in chambers), in Yaiguaje v. Chevron…