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David defeats Goliath
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2016

On July 22, 2016, after a simultaneous hearing, the British Columbia Securities Commission and Ontario Securities Commission confirmed that Dolly


OSC and BCSC Rule on First Contested Hostile Takeover under New Rules
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2016

The OSC and BCSC recently held a simultaneous hearing to consider issues arising from a hostile takeover bid which were the first under the new


Ontario judge criticises ‘motions culture’ as waste of scarce judicial resources
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 20 2012

Justice David Brown of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice isn’t shy about criticising what he sees as problems with the civil justice system.


Brokers’ report - November 2012
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 15 2012

On May 31, 2012, the Ontario Securities Commission issued its reasons for decision dismissing a stay motion by Mitchell Finkelstein and a prematurity cross-motion by Staff following the hearing held on November 10 and 11, 2011.


Motion to strike MFDA notice of hearing
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 23 2012

On May 8, 2012, an MFDA Hearing Panel of the Atlantic Regional Counsel (the “Panel”) released its reasons on what was essentially a motion to strike a Notice of Hearing issued by the Mutual Fund Dealers Association (“MFDA”) against the respondent, Gabriele Gentile (the “Respondent”).


Brokers’ report II
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 10 2012

On April 4, 2012 the Ontario Superior Court of Justice - Divisional Court dismissed an application for judicial review brought by Deutsche Bank Securities Limited (“DBSL”) of a decision of the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) dismissing DBSL’s application for a hearing and review of a decision of a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (“IIROC”).


Bank seeks direction on dealing with funds in Libyan embassy account
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Libya, United Kingdom
  • October 17 2011

One of the customers of British Arab Commercial Bank (BACB) is the Libyan embassy in London, which has large amounts on deposit with the bank.


Jurisdiction by hyperlink
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 17 2011

Patrice St-Arnaud got upset when Facebook changed its privacy settings to allow it to disclose users’ personal information to third parties.


Motion to hear two appeals one after the other granted
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 3 2011

The Court of Appeal was considering a motion seeking, inter alia, that one appeal be heard immediately after the hearing of a second appeal.


Order of prohibition granted - Astrazeneca Canada Inc v Mylan Pharmaceuticals ULC
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 12 2011

Mylan alleged that the patent is invalid for lack of utility and obviousness.