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U.S. tax changes loom large over cross-border deals
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 26 2017

While the rollercoaster effort to repeal and replace Obamacare has claimed most of the attention in Washington over the past several weeks, there


VC and PE firm codes of conduct
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2017

Recent events at certain venture capital (VC) firms in Silicon Valley have brought into focus the importance of VC and private equity (PE) firms


2017 Budget Implementation Act introduces amendments to the Investment Canada Act
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • June 23 2017

This article is further to Osler's December 2016 post on what to watch for in Canadian foreign investment review in 2017. At that time, we predicted


Private M&A transactions: Five cross-border indemnification tips dealmakers need to know
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 23 2017

U.S. M&A standards continue to influence the Canadian market, but despite the general trend of convergence in the cross-border legal market, deal


Canada's energy market showing signs of renewed life
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 1 2017

The Canadian oil and gas sector has experienced turbulent times as of late. With oil prices going from over $100 per barrel to sub-$50 per barrel as


Alberta removes restrictions on executive compensation and AEC funding from the Alberta Investment Tax Credit
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 1 2017

In late 2016, Alberta introduced the Alberta Investment Tax Credit (AITC), with the goal of encouraging investment in the technology and tourism


The Eco Oro decision - OSC draws the line on private placements during proxy contests
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • April 25 2017

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has overturned a decision by the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) conditionally approving a private placement of


Clearance for previously blocked investment suggests continued trend of flexibility in national security reviews
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • April 4 2017

In November 2016, the Canadian federal government agreed to revisit a cabinet order issued by the previous Conservative government in July


So you plan to raise a private equity fund in 2017?
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 28 2017

Despite a number of disruptive events in 2016, or perhaps because of them, private equity funds remain the favoured access point for institutional


Financing an unsolicited bid: new bid regime changes financed bid landscape
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 24 2017

As noted in our earlier Osler Updates, 2016 saw significant changes to the Canadian take-over bid regime that substantially impacted unsolicited