Friday News Finds – October 23, 2020

By Bryan Yau Happy Friday CBLB readers! This week, we will be discussing a recent Supreme Court of Canada decision concerning pension plan discrimination, the announcement of a national security review of TMAC Resources Inc., as well as updates to our coverage on Air Canada’s acquisition of Air Transat and Altice USA Inc.’s takeover bid …

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Friday News Finds – October 16, 2020

By Zach Lechner-Sung It is time for a brand new Friday Finds, the weekly series where we share corporate and securities law headlines that caught our attention. Today we will be covering some recent announcements from IIROC, proposed changes to Ontario’s Business Corporations Act, and a recent SCC decision regarding long-term incentive plans. Let’s dive …

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Friday News Finds – October 9, 2020

By Thien Hoang Happy Friday CBLB readers! Welcome back to another instalment of Friday Finds, a weekly series where we share recent highlights in Canadian business law. This week, we are covering Canada’s infrastructure growth plan, a recent SCC corporate bankruptcy case, and developments in Canada's Responsible Business Conduct strategy. Last week, the Government of …

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Friday News Finds – October 2, 2020

By Zach Lechner-Sung Welcome back to Friday Finds, the recurring series where we discuss the week’s top business law stories. This week, we will be covering recent criticism over CPPIB’s investment practices, developments regarding the Keystone XL pipeline, and some proposed changes to securities regulation in British Columbia and the United States. The Canada Pension …

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Friday News Finds – September 25, 2020

By Bryan Yau We have made it through another week, which means that it is time for another instalment of Friday Finds! In this weekly series, we share notable business law stories and developments that have dominated recent headlines and discussions. This week, we are covering two stories and flagging three ongoing events: The Canadian …

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Friday News Finds – September 18, 2020

By Thien Hoang Another week has gone by and that means another installment of Friday Finds! What better way to distract you from the bombardment of COVID-19 and US election news than with some recent business and securities law stories making the rounds in Canada. Yesterday, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) adopted final rules for …

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Friday News Finds – October 25, 2019

By Danica Bennewies Happy Friday, CBLB readers! Welcome back to Friday Finds, the weekly series where we share five of the top corporate and securities law headlines that grabbed our attention over the week. While Canadians were pretty focused on the federal election this week, a lot happened on the corporate and securities law front …

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