The easiest and cheapest way to resolve shareholder disputes is for the business partners to discuss and reach agreement.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Court may grant an order to inspect the company books, despite hostility or ill-will of a member of the company.
The necessities of conducting day-to-day business operations remotely are educating large swathes of the public in the use of virtual meeting platforms.
British Virgin Islands
In a recent decision, Chu v Lau  UKPC 24 on appeal from the Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands) (the "Court of Appeal")...
What are some of the best practices to help you prepare for a board meeting so you can leverage the board's expertise and knowledge in a productive manner?
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Amendments to OSC Rule 48-501 would remove prohibitions considered duplicative in light of existing restrictions in the Universal Market Integrity Rules (UMIR).
The Government of Ontario has proposed important changes to the Ontario Business Corporations Act (the "OBCA") that will make Ontario a more welcoming jurisdiction for non-Canadian ...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On Oct. 6, 2020, the Ontario government tabled Bill 213, the Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2020, which proposes two notable changes to the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) (OBCA):
Mandel was a failed attempt to seek relief from the adverse tax consequences of a reorganization. Viewed from a high level, the two applicants (Mandel and Pike) structured their holdings through family trusts
On October 6, 2020, the Government of Ontario introduced Bill 213, Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2020 (Bill). If passed, the Bill will amend the Ontario Business Corporations Act (OBCA)
Private investment in public equity (PIPE) transactions have become increasingly common in Canada recently, a trend that has accelerated due to the impact of COVID-19 on financial markets and cash flow.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On Oct. 1, 2020 the Ontario government passed O. Reg. 542/20 – Extension to temporary suspension period (Regulation 542), made under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) (the OBCA).
Banking & Finance teams have put together a practical list of issues to consider for lenders and borrowers in respect of acquisition financing for transactions involving a Jersey or Guernsey company
Restructuring & Insolvency Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Cayman Islands, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In this article, we follow up on our overview of going private transactions by focusing on an important but often overlooked workstream in these deals.
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
Cypriot Courts have used English case law as guidance, on deciding on the above issue, including the following leading cases.
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
On 29 September 2020, following an ex-parte (without notice) application filed into the District Court of Limassol...
The European Commission is reviewing the application of EU competition law to distribution, purchasing and other so-called 'vertical' agreements between par
Khaitan & Co
In a landmark ruling, the Delhi bench of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (Tribunal) in the case of Giesecke & Devrient Pvt Ltd (Taxpayer) v. The Additional CIT (ITA No. 7075/DEL/2017), held that the Dividend Distribution Tax payable ...