Friday News Finds – December 21, 2018

By Danica Bennewies Welcome to the CBLB’s weekly series, Top Five Friday Finds. We’re back from our brief hiatus with another round up of five major corporate and securities law news stories that dominated this week’s headlines, as well as our conversations. Let’s get started by catching up on some ongoing industry news from the …

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Friday News Finds – November 2, 2018

By Danica Bennewies Welcome back to another installment of Top Five Friday Finds – the weekly series where we share five of the corporate and securities law news stories that dominated the headlines, and our conversations, this week. A month ago, Husky Energy Inc launched a $3.3 billion hostile takeover bid for its competitor, MEG …

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The Oppression Remedy: Clarifying Part II of the BCE Test

By Jassmine Girgis The following abstract is from a paper forthcoming in the Canadian Bar Review and is available on SSRN. Claiming oppression is easy. Only the low bar of unfairness must be overcome. It seems to arise from any unwelcome conduct in a (usually) closely-held corporation. It can be appended to any corporate misconduct …

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