Unfair contract term laws apply to standard form contracts issued to small businesses and consumers.
This chapter will explore aspects of private trust companies, but as necessary background will first address formation of, and the various ownership structures employed for
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La semaine dernière, la Commission des valeurs mobilières de l'Ontario (CVMO) a annoncé le gel des droits de participation et d'activité à leurs niveaux actuels après...
In Re iAnthus Capital Holdings, Inc., 2020 BCSC 1442, Justice Gomery of the BCSC rejected a plan of arrangement due to the overly broad scope of release and injunction clauses which were...
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When incorporating a new business, budget-conscious entrepreneurs typically have a primary focus on minimizing costs.
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Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recently published its 2021 benchmark proxy voting policies and updated its board gender diversity policy
What are some of the best practices to help founders effectively leverage their boards, particularly when seeking investment?
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Whether contemplating an acquisition or assessing strategic alternatives, there are many aspects of the Canadian public M&A market that may influence your decision
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A recent decision from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the Court) confirms the importance of a director's written consent to serve for protection against liability.
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ISS Benchmark Voting Policies updated for 2021– board gender diversity and exclusive forum proposals of key interest.
The DITC Portal is now open for CRS and FATCA purposes, as anticipated in our previous advisory and the DITC's industry advisory dated 30 October 2020.
In October 2020, the Royal Court handed down helpful guidance on the principles applicable to directions applications made by Guernsey liquidators and other similar office-holders, particularly when such applications are made ...
The Securities and Futures Appeals Tribunal is the tribunal responsible for hearing appeals from SFC disciplinary decisions
In 1991, India opened up its economy to the world and attracted lot of investment from international companies across sectors.
In view of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the Indian Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) provided additional relaxations to companies and LLPs.
Corporate bond issuances are increasingly being structured so that the bonds are eligible for purchase under the European Central Bank's Asset Purchase Programmes.
Consideration is often given as to the circumstances when the courts may intervene in the administration of Jersey trusts.
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On July 16 2020, the Luxembourg Minister of Communications and Medias presented draft Law No. 7632 on the European Electronic Communications Code (the "Draft Law")...
As a result of the amendments made in 2013 to Article 28 of the Mexican Constitution, two administrative agencies, independent from the Mexican Ministry of Economy and ...
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Why comply with the Swiss Responsible Business Initiative? Isn't a company's goal just to maximize shareholder wealth.