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Increased reporting requirements for exempt market distributions

By Cameron MacCarthy and Adam Rock Effective June 30, 2016, issuers will be subject to increased reporting requirements for exempt market distributions with the ... Read more

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Before you do that business deal

By Inga Andriessen Many of our clients are entering “deal mode” these days which often leads to questions about the value and enforceability of documents prepared ... Read more

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Lawyers should review CASL ahead of 2017 changes

At the moment, enforcement of Canada’s anti-spam legislation (CASL) is only by initiative of the CRTC or Industry Canada — but it is important that lawyers ... Read more

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Cameron MacCarthy embraces challenge of solving complex problems

What motivates and inspires Calgary business lawyer Cameron MacCarthy  in his day-to-day practice is the privilege of being a trusted adviser to a number of ... Read more

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Formal agreements help avoid family business friction

For those building a successful business, it can be hard to also maintain good family relationships — the key is to draw a distinct line between the two, Toronto business ... Read more

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So you registered your trademark. Now what?

By Inga Andriessen So you’ve gone to all the time and expense of developing a brand, establishing goodwill in the marketplace and even registering your trademark ... Read more

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Mock trial brings together lawyer mentors, 'phenomenal' students

Seeing high school students embrace the law is just one of the benefits of organizing an event like the Halton High School Mock Trial Championship, Toronto business lawyer  ... Read more

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Marlin Horst thrives on sophisticated transactions

Toronto lawyer Marlin Horst says he finds corporate lending work intellectually stimulating and most enjoys putting together the “pieces of the pie.” ... Read more

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Lawyer/client confidentiality and the Panama Papers

By Inga Andriessen If you’re reading this blog and are not sure what the “Panama Papers” are, please do a quick Google search and then return to this blog. ... Read more

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A step in the right direction at the Human Rights Tribunal

By Inga Andriessen In Ontario, if you lose in a civil lawsuit, you generally have to pay the legal fees of the winner. The rationale behind this is, in part, it prevents ... Read more

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Compliant minute book important in case of sale, audit

A corporate minute book should be complete and up to date in order to avoid problems further down the road, says Toronto business lawyer Anton Katz . “A minute book ... Read more

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Law firms should update potential electronic security vulnerabilities

The Panama Papers scandal should prompt law firms, and other professional services firms, to update their electronic security measures, says Toronto business lawyer Joel ... Read more

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Andriessen re-elected treasurer of Halton County Law Association

Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Halton County Law Association (HCLA), which marks her third term as treasurer. ... Read more

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Small business owners feeling the pinch

Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen has seen a marked increase in clients pursuing collection litigation, which she says is an indication small businesses are having a ... Read more

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Why yes, you do have to prove your case

By Inga Andriessen At the end of last week, the judge handed down his decision in the Jian Ghomeshi case. The finding was that the Crown had not proven its’ case ... Read more

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Scams that businesses fall for

By Inga Andriessen The news recently has been blanketed with accounts of the immigration and CRA frauds making the rounds in the GTA. In these frauds, people phone ... Read more

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Corporate directors, shareholders should not let bylaws be bygones

Canadian corporate directors and shareholders should show initiative and leadership by enacting corporate bylaws that include arbitration provisions, Toronto commercial ... Read more

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Equity kicker not considered interest for purposes of Criminal Code

A Superior Court decision in a shareholder dispute raises the novel issue of whether an equity kicker can be considered interest pursuant to the Criminal Code, Toronto corporate ... Read more

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Read the Rules already!

By Inga Andriessen This post is directed to lawyers (though non-lawyers are welcome to read as well) in particular, newly-called lawyers. Please. Litigators. Read the Rules ... Read more

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Baby boomer businesses bring opportunities for lawyers

With a desire to keep contributing after they retire, many baby boomers — particularly government employees — have been setting up businesses, which has ... Read more

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