Search
Searching Content indexed under Shareholders by McMillan LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
New Requirements For CBCA Corporations: June 2019 Amendments
The federal government has passed Bill C-97, which amends the Canada Business Corporations Act ("CBCA"). The Bill received Royal Assent on June 21, 2019.
Canada
17 Jul 2019
2
On The Record: Private Corporations In British Columbia Will Soon Be Required To Collect And Disclose Shareholder Information
On April 2, 2019, the Government of British Columbia (the "Government") introduced Bill 24, the Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (the "Bill").
Canada
11 Jul 2019
3
Starting In June 2019, Private CBCA Corporations Required To Gather And Record Detailed Information About Their Shareholders
Bill C-86, the Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2,[1] received Royal Assent on December 13, 2018.
Canada
17 Dec 2018
4
Canadian M&A Activity Continues To Grow As Securities Regulators Remain Focused On Protecting Minority Shareholders
Notwithstanding the similarities between mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deal practice in Canada and the United States, there remains stark differences between our M&A landscapes.
Canada
8 May 2018
5
Key Corporate Governance And Disclosure Developments In 2017
During 2017, a number of proposed amendments to the Canada Business Corporations Act ("CBCA") and the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) ("OBCA") were introduced and/or advanced.
Canada
5 Dec 2017
6
Ontario Divisional Court Decision Confirms Shareholders' Right to Requisition a Meeting
On May 18, 2017, the Ontario Divisional Court, in a unanimous decision, set aside the decision of Justice Wilton-Siegel of the Ontario Superior Court in Koh v. Ellipsiz Communications Ltd.
Canada
9 Jun 2017
7
Proxy Access In Canada -- Another US Corporate Law Practice Makes Its Way Up North
An old debate in corporate law is about the role, and control, of shareholders over the managers of their companies.
Canada
17 May 2017
8
Changes to TSX-V Policy 5.2 To Impact Issuers - Undertaking A Change Of Business Or Reverse Takeover
Under the prior version of the Amended Policy, shareholder approval of a COB or RTO was a condition to obtaining TSX-V approval for the transaction
Canada
6 Feb 2017
9
Court Of Appeal Overturns Approval Of US$2.3 Billion Merger Between InterOil And ExxonMobil
Under the Plan of Arrangement, Exxon would acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of InterOil for US$2.3 billion.
Canada
7 Dec 2016
10
New SCC Decision On Oppression Remedy Is Instructive For Closely-Held Private Companies
The parties agreed verbally that Rosati would manage the company while Mennillo would provide the financing.
Canada
5 Dec 2016
11
Government Announces Changes In Foreign Ownership Rules For Canadian Airlines – 'Change In Fact'?
The Canadian federal government's Minister of Transport, Marc Garneau, announced on November 3, 2016 that the government of Canada plans to raise the cap on foreign ownership of Canadian airlines.
Canada
16 Nov 2016
12
Arbitration Clauses And Shareholder Disputes: Clarity From The Ontario Court Of Appeal
In our August 2015 Litigation Bulletin, we warned that the Ontario Superior Court decision in Haas v. Gunasekaram & Feng would create uncertainty over the scope and enforceability of arbitration clauses in shareholders' agreements and other contracts.
Canada
25 Oct 2016
13
Will Virtual Meetings Become A Reality In Canada?
Teleconference, videoconference, messaging systems, chat rooms, and specialized virtual meeting software now allow for hundreds of participants to attend AGMs remotely.
Canada
27 Jun 2016
14
Proposed Amendments To TSX Company Manual Relating To Disclosure Requirements For Issuer Websites And Security Based Compensation Arrangements
The TSX is seeking public comment on the proposed amendments and has provided for a 30 day comment period, which expires June 27, 2016.
Canada
6 Jun 2016
15
2015 Securities Year In Review
Through our annual Securities Year in Review publication we seek to highlight key changes in the capital markets sector, particularly with respect to significant changes in securities laws.
Canada
24 Mar 2016
16
TSX And TSXV Provide Guidance On New Rights Offering Exemptions
As discussed in our bulletin issued in October of 2015, the Canadian Securities Administrators have adopted, effective December 8, 2015, certain amendments to the rights offering regime in Canada.
Canada
26 Jan 2016
17
The Bullet-Proof Board - A Guide To Avoiding Directors' Liability
Few topics have attracted as much attention in recent years as corporate governance and the shareholder litigation associated with it.
Canada
23 Oct 2015
18
Arbitration Clauses And Shareholder Disputes: Are "Fussy Distinctions" Undermining Efficient Dispute Resolution?
In 2007, the House of Lords declared that it was time to make a "fresh start" in the English approach to the scope and effect of arbitration clauses.
Canada
28 Aug 2015
19
Proxy Voting In Canada Needs Modernization
On January 29, 2015, the Canadian Securities Administrators released Staff Notice 54-303 Progress Report on Review of the Proxy Voting Infrastructure.
Canada
24 Feb 2015
20
Securities Law 2014: The Year In Review And Its Legal Implications
2014 saw a number of significant developments in Canadian securities law, including the adoption of the new disclosure requirements addressing gender diversity on boards and senior management positions, adoption of new capital-raising prospectus exemption, proposed amendments to the take-over bid regime, and proposed amendments to the early warning regime.
Canada
26 Jan 2015
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next