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Investment fund amendments would bring sweeping changes to closed-end fund regime
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 29 2013

Recently, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) released proposed amendments (CSA Proposal) to National Instrument 81-102 - Mutual Funds (NI


A penny saved is a penny earned?
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 8 2013

Effective February 4, 2013, the Canadian government proceeded with its plan to phase out the penny. In light of rising production and handling costs


Canadian Securities Administrators propose rules and amendments relating to securitized products
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 2 2011

On April 1, 2011, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) issued a notice and request for comments in connection with a proposed framework for the regulation of securitized products in Canada (Proposal


Public companies should consider amending stock option plans prior to 2011 to reflect income tax withholding requirements
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • November 29 2010

The 2010 Federal Budget includes provisions affecting employee stock option plans


Public companies should consider amending stock option plans prior to 2011 to reflect income tax withholding requirements
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 28 2010

The 2010 Federal Budget includes provisions affecting employee stock option plans


No crime, lots of punishment
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • August 2 2010

Can a class action be used as a solely punitive procedural vehicle?


Recent deal activity
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • July 27 2010

Overall uptick in M&A activity and equitydebt financing, especially for gold, silver and copper companies; recent movement also seen in iron ore and coal


2010 federal budget commentary: employee stock options and Section 116 relief
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 4 2010

Following the resumption of Parliament, the minority Harper government released its fifth Budget on March 4, 2010 (Budget 2010


Voluntary Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 4 2010

On April 16, 2010, having addressed credit card disclosure and credit card practices involving consumers in 2009, the federal Department of Finance released its Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada


Impact of IFRS on credit agreements
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 4 2010

In our last issue, in anticipation of the adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) on January 1, 2011, we provided practical tips for publicly listed enterprises