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Mitchell Finkelstein passed deal tips to fraternity friend, OSC rules

Mitchell Finkelstein passed deal tips to fraternity friend, OSC rules

Speaking with The Globe and Mail, Osler’s Larry Ritchie comments on the high-profile Ontario Securities Commission victory that saw Mitchell Finkelstein, a former Bay Street lawyer, prosecuted for violating insider trading rules.

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Publications & Resources

OSC Scores Important Victory in Finkelstein Insider Trading and Tipping Decision

OSC Scores Important Victory in Finkelstein Insider Trading and Tipping Decision

In a much anticipated decision released yesterday that carries implications for lawyers and other professional “gatekeepers,” a panel of the Ontario Securities Commission found former Toronto lawyer Mitchell Finkelstein and four investment advisors to have engaged in insider tipping and trading in contravention of the Ontario Securities Act.

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Canada sets new rules on review of takeovers

Canada sets new rules on review of takeovers

Peter Glossop speaks with The Wall Street Journal about new rules that allow for a longer review period for takeovers believed to pose a risk to national security as well as new dollar-figure thresholds for triggering reviews of other deals.

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Publications & Resources

Court Divided on Permissibility of Hearings Outside of Ontario in Multijurisdictional Class Proceedings

Court Divided on Permissibility of Hearings Outside of Ontario in Multijurisdictional Class Proceedings

A recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision has restricted the circumstances in which the Ontario Superior Court may sit outside Ontario to facilitate simultaneous motions in a multijurisdictional class action.

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Seminars & Conferences

Ryerson Women in Leadership Conference

Ryerson Women in Leadership Conference

Osler’s Michelle Lally is proud to be a part of this year’s Ryerson Women in Leadership Conference. Aimed at female students and young professionals, the conference provides an opportunity to hear from, and network with, industry leaders.

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The hackers have gotten in. Now what?

The hackers have gotten in. Now what?

Speaking with InHouse magazine, Osler’s Adam Kardash discusses the challenges of addressing cyber security risks and data breaches in the age of “data ubiquity.” “That doesn’t mean it can’t be overcome, it just requires more vigilant data governance.”

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