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Requisitioned meeting breaks deadlock
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • August 14 2017

A deadlocked board of directors, talk of a “public flogging”, and a court reluctant to intervene. The case of Goldstein v. McGrath is a colourful


Shareholder activism and proxy contests: issues and trends
  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 6 2017

In recent years, the level of shareholder activism in Canada has been growing. Although the number of proxy contests in 2016 showed a marked pullback


Ontario Court of Appeal declines to grant retroactive relief in securities class action
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2017

In its recent decision in Pennyfeather v. Timminco Limited, the Court of Appeal for Ontario declined to retroactively relieve the plaintiff from the


2016 Securities Year in Review
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • March 9 2017

Through our annual Securities Year in Review publication we seek to highlight key changes in the capital markets sector, particularly with


Trends in Canadian Securities Class Actions: 2016 Update
  • NERA Economic Consulting
  • Canada
  • February 22 2017

Filings of Canadian securities class actions more than doubled in 2016 compared to 2015 levels but were still below the pace observed from 2010


Data Privacy and Security: A Practical Guide for In-House Counsel
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Global, USA
  • February 1 2017

Five years ago few legal departments were concerned with - let alone focused on - data privacy


Cybersecurity Risk Management - A Practical Guide for Businesses
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • January 28 2017

Where there is data, there is the potential for data loss. How an organization prepares for and manages a data incident will have a measurable impact


Q4 2016 U.S. Legal and Regulatory Developments
  • Paul Weiss
  • Canada, USA
  • January 9 2017

On December 8, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") released several new Compliance and Disclosure Interpretations ("C&DIs"


Top 10 legal risks for business in 2017
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 4 2017

Today's business leaders are facing unprecedented volatility and uncertainty. World markets are pressured by a unique combination: weaker growth from


Doing Business in Canada, An Introduction to the Legal Aspects of Investing and Establishing a Business in Canada
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 2 2016

This guide provides a practical overview of Canada's legal landscape to international businesses looking to establish operations in Canada or