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Osler Updates on issues of interest to those doing cross-border business.

The Osler Outlook

Our flagship newsletter contains a compendium of topics, trends and news about the firm.

The Osler Outlook - Fall 2008

In this issue:

  • Defamation in the Internet Age
  • Income Trusts: Where Do We Go From Here?
  • Mounting Health Care Costs Drive Outsourcing Initiatives
  • Sovereign Wealth Funds Among International Buyers in Canadian M&A Market 

The Osler Outlook - Fall 2007

In this issue:

  • Crisis of Confidence: Asset Securitization
  • Green Risk Management: From Fringe Issue to Key Business Driver
  • Mergers & Acquisitions: Pause or New Paradigm?
  • The Challenges and Opportunities of Shareholder Activism
  • The Changing Role of the General Counsel

Additional Osler Outlook Issues


6th Annual Aboriginal Law: Consultation and Other Emerging Issues

The landscape of Aboriginal law has evolved at a considerate pace in the last 20 years in Canada. With it comes the need to better understand Aboriginal legal matters and interactions with Aboriginal groups within industry and project developments across the country.


2014 Litigation Report: Managing Risk


The rise of a highly litigious environment is gaining momentum in Canada, resulting in significant growth in risk for organizations in every aspect of their business and in every sector of the economy. Topics discussed include the risks associated with commercial practices such as procurement and data protection, through to project management and the rise of securities and consumer class actions.