Friday News Finds – May 31, 2019

By Danica Bennewies Welcome back to the CBLB for another installment of Friday Finds. This is the weekly series where we talk about five of the major corporate and securities law news stories that made waves in the media over the past week. A number of stories have dominated the headlines lately, including cryptocurrency regulation, …

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Friday News Finds – April 26, 2019

By Danica Bennewies Happy Friday, and welcome back to Friday Finds on the CBLB! This is the weekly series where we share five corporate and securities law news stories that dominated the headlines and our conversations over the past week. In today’s installment we’re talking about the federal budget, the TransAlta/Brookfield deal, and more. Keep …

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Upcoming Event: Lawyers’ Duties in an Age of Shareholder Activism

This program contains 2 hours and 30 minutes of Professionalism Content approved by the Law Society of Ontario. In recent years, sophisticated shareholders have become increasingly active in corporate governance, especially in change of control transactions. As a result, the relationship between the corporation, its board of directors and shareholders has shifted. What does the …

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