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ASC generally satisfied with oil and gas disclosure
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • July 6 2011

The Alberta Securities Commission recently released its 2010 Oil and Gas Review, a report that contains the ASC's observations on the oil and gas disclosures of Alberta reporting issuers.


CSA scrutinize marketing practices of portfolio managers
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • July 6 2011

The Canadian Securities Administrators released a staff notice yesterday summarizing findings from a focused compliance review of the marketing practices of firms registered as portfolio managers.


Legislative let-down? CRTC issues proposed anti-spam regulations
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • June 30 2011

Much-anticipated new anti-spam regulations will provide some clarity for senders of text messages, but may disappoint others, as the regulations leave unanswered many other questions of interpretation and application of the new statute.


OSC releases revised Statement of Priorities for 2011-2012
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • June 17 2011

The OSC today published a revised Statement of Priorities for the financial year to end March 31, 2012, thereby updating the version released earlier this year.


Privacy lessons learned: they can't steal what you don't have
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 27 2011

It is an unfortunate truism that we can often learn from the misfortunes of others, and this is certainly true with respect to privacy breaches.


CRTC puts "over-the-top" programming under the microscope
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 26 2011

The CRTC has initiated a public proceeding to allow interested parties to comment on the implications for the Canadian broadcasting system of the increasing consumption of Internet-delivered programming in Canada - but has urged them to back up their assertions with any applicable data.


Employee privacy rights may now include personal files on employer-provided devices
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 13 2011

Employees may now enjoy a "limited" reasonable expectation of privacy regarding electronic devices provided by their employer.


FPIs not required to submit interactive data files until SEC specifies taxonomy
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2011

In response to a letter from the Center for Audit Quality, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has stated that foreign private issuers that prepare financial statements in accordance with IFRS will not be required to submit, or post online, interactive data files (using XBRL), until the SEC specifies a taxonomy for use in preparing such interactive data files.


Bill introduced to assist investigations in light of new technologies
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • February 25 2011

Bill C-51, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Act (short title: Investigative Powers for the 21st Century Act) was re-introduced in the House of Commons on November 1st, 2010.


OSC "cracking down" on insider trading
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • February 22 2011

According to an article in today's Globe and Mail, the OSC has been "widening the net" as it investigates potential cases of insider trading in advance of major corporate deals and announcements.