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Court of first instance considers auditor’s duty to detect and report irregularities in accounting statements
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Canada
  • November 16 2017

In Days Impex Ltd v Fung Yu 2017 HKEC 2269, the Court of First Instance refused to strike out a negligence claim brought against an audit firm for


Supreme Court of Canada Bulletin - November 16, 2017
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 16 2017

The applicant is a 56 year old woman with disabilities and cannot work. She receives benefits pursuant to the Employment and Assistance for Persons


Proposed foreign merger rollovers rules: Welcome news to foreign companies that cannot rely on existing tax treaty rollover provisions
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada, OECD
  • November 15 2017

On October 27, 2017, under Bill C-63, the Department of Finance released proposed amendments to the Income Tax Act (Canada) ("ITA") introducing a new


Workplace Investigation Alert - November 2017
  • Rubin Thomlinson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 15 2017

When embarking on an investigation, how far down the rabbit-hole should an investigator go when requesting documentation? Prior to making a request


Be Honest, It’s Your Duty: Expanded Contractual Obligations for Businesses
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 14 2017

Businesses should be aware of the Supreme Court of Canada’s ground-breaking decision in Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71, where two steps were taken to


Unintended Consequences
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 14 2017

Taxes are inevitable. In business transactions, strategic decisions are made to reduce or eliminate the amount of taxes paid. Whether your business is


Recent Trial Decision Discusses Calls for Bids vs RFPs
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 14 2017

On September 18, 2017, the Court of Queen’s Bench for Saskatchewan handed down its decision in Saskatoon Surgicentre Inc. v. Saskatoon Regional Health


California Court Holds That Orders Demanding Global De-indexing Threaten Free Speech
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • Canada
  • November 13 2017

Earlier this year, the Supreme Court of Canada upheld a lower court order ordering Google to de-index a website from its global search results. In its


Differently Situated Defendants and Preferable Procedure: LBP Holdings Ltd. v. Hycroft Mining Corp.
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 10 2017

The representative plaintiff sought to certify a class proceeding on behalf of primary market shareholders against two classes of defendants. Firstly


Supreme Court of Canada Grants Leave to Challenge Unconstitutionality of Alberta’s Oil and Gas Licensing Regime
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • November 9 2017

On November 9, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) granted the leave application (Leave Application) filed by the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER