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Québec Court’s Decision on Insider Tipping Restrictions

Québec Court’s Decision on Insider Tipping Restrictions 

On April 7, 2014, the Bureau de décision et de révision, which is the administrative tribunal that has jurisdiction under the Québec Securities Act, dismissed a claim by the Autorité des marchés financiers for an administrative penalty of $15,000 against Jean Lamarre, a director of Pebercan Inc. at the time of the events at issue.

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An Acknowledged Leader in Project Finance Joins Osler  


We are pleased to announce that Chris Bennett, one of Canada’s top project finance lawyers, has joined the firm as a partner in our Financial Services group to lead our Project Finance practice in Toronto.

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Federal Court of Appeal Confirms that Métis Fall Within Federal Jurisdiction under Constitution

On April 17, 2014, the Federal Court of Appeal allowed the appeal, in part, of a January 2013 Federal Court decision extending federal jurisdiction to Métis and non-status Indians by modifying the Federal Court’s declaration as only applying to Métis, and not non-status Indians.

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Top Six Frequently Asked Questions About the AODA for Franchisors and Franchisees 

The Accessibility Directorate of Ontario has been increasingly active in pursuing enforcement actions against organizations that have not complied with their requirements under AODA. How do these AODA requirements affect franchisors and franchisees? We have compiled our top six frequently asked questions and answers about the AODA.

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Osler tops Q1 2014 Canadian M&A Legal Advisor League Tables

Osler tops Q1 2014 Canadian M&A Legal Advisor League Tables

Osler tops Q1 2014 M&A rankings by Thomson Reuters for both Canadian announced and completed deals by value, as well as Mergermarket’s rankings by deal value. This follows our first place ranking in Mergermarket’s year-end 2013 M&A rankings by deal value.

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Targeting Tax

Targeting Tax  

 

Patrick talks to Lexpert Magazine about OECD initiatives to reform a range of international tax issues.

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