Morrissey Law & Advisory
Recent case highlights risks of oral contracts. Tips to help avoid or resolve disputes arising from an oral contract.
Company directors must be absolutely clear on their powers and obligations when making decisions.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Rogers Communications Inc. (RCI) is a public telecommunications and media company with a dual-class share structure comprised of Class A voting shares and Class B non-voting shares.
This article provides a progress update on the Ontario Securities Commission's execution of its Statement of Priorities for 2021-2022, the report of the Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce...
The regulation of market manipulation, and activist short selling in particular, has been at the forefront of recent efforts to modernize the Canadian securities landscape.
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices have become the key factors used to measure the sustainability and ethical impact of a business.
The public correction of misrepresentations has come to play an increasingly prominent role in decisions for leave to proceed with the statutory case of action for ...
Aird & Berlis LLP
On October 12, 2021, the Government of Ontario published the draft Capital Markets Act ("CMA"), which is designed to streamline and modernize the regulatory framework of the province's capital markets.
Aird & Berlis LLP
Almost seven years following the adoption of the gender focused corporate governance disclosure rules set out in National Instrument 58-101 Disclosure of Corporate Governance Practices,
Lawson Lundell LLP
The Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") have published a notice and request for comment on proposed National Instrument 51-107 – Disclosure of Climate-related Matters (the "Proposed Instrument"
M&A lawyers can let out two cheers for the Companies (Amendment) Bill 2021 ("Bill") which was recently gazetted in the Cayman Islands.
The United Kingdom's Supreme Court has recently delivered helpful guidance on the principles to be applied when dealing with attribution of knowledge between a company and its wrongdoing directors; ...
Winston & Strawn LLP
The various blocking statutes launched in China in recent years can be challenging to deal-makers in mergers and acquisitions and securities transactions involving Chinese parties.
Patrikios Pavlou & Associates
As businesses are living creatures ever evolving, expanding, diversifying, re-directing, venturing into new areas of practice, separating legal relationships, severing unhealthy operations, they are constantly in need of legal restructuring tools ...
On 15 October 2021, the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr. Konstantinos Petrides, announced the Action Plan for Attracting Companies to Operate and Expand their Activities in Cyprus.
Arendt & Medernach
The aim of the EU Taxonomy is to create an EU-wide classification system, establishing a list of sustainable economic activities.
With 2021 seeing pandemic restrictions continuing to ease, two major industry bodies recently hosted their flagship events in Asia.
Khaitan & Co
Related Parties (RP(s)) and Related Party Transactions (RPTs) form the cornerstone of most discussions involving corporate governance. Both the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA)...
Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd ('Dr Reddy's'), a large Indian pharmaceutical company, has American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is an 'issuer'...
The Hon'ble Supreme Court, in its recent landmark judgment of Ghanashyam Mishra & Sons Pvt Ltd vs. Edelweiss Asset Reconstruction Company Limited, has settled the legal position on various issues arising under ...