Corporate Governance

Publications

07.12.21

Alberta Proposes Changes to Business Corporations Act
Corporate
By Ted Brown and Eno Akpoguma

27.10.21

Canadian securities regulators seek comment on climate-related disclosure requirements
Securities
By Kelsey Clark and Erin Moch

25.10.21

Canadian securities regulators propose streamlined capital raising option for Canadian-listed issuers
Securities
By Bronwyn Inkster and Leslie-Anne Bowyer

20.07.21

Alberta Securities Commission permits shareholder rights plan for first time under new takeover bid regime
Litigation
By Paul Chiswell

20.07.21

Canadian Securities Administrators formally adopt new rules for disclosure of non-GAAP and other financial measures
Securities
By Lindsay Cox and Claudia Honetschlaeger

16.07.21

Canadian Securities Administrators proposes amendments to streamline continuous disclosure requirements
Securities
By Lindsay Cox and Ben Otto

12.07.21

Proclamation by the Government of Alberta streamlines formation process for limited partnerships
Corporate
By Robyn Finley and Megan Grenon

31.03.21

Proclamation by the Government of Alberta removes director residency requirements
Corporate Bulletin
By Robyn Finley and Colleen Konkin

22.03.21

The ESG imperative – Canadian legislative and regulatory developments
Financier Worldwide, April 2021
By Alicia Quesnel, Brendan Downey and Robyn Finley

19.03.21

A reminder to companies involved with cryptocurrencies and other digital assets – make sure your public disclosure is consistent with the requirements of securities legislation
Securities Bulletin
By Sylvie Welsh and Eno Akpoguma

04.03.21

The Canadian Securities Administration publishes guidance for issuers on improving COVID-19 disclosure
Securities Bulletin
By Ted Brown, Lindsay Cox and Michael Akins (Student-at-Law)

16.12.20

Canadian securities regulators publish guidance on automatic securities disposition plans
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown and Leslie-Anne Bowyer

08.12.20

Canadian Securities Administrators requests comments on activist short selling
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown and Leslie-Anne Bowyer

23.11.20

Proposed prospectus exemption for self-certified investors in Alberta and Saskatchewan
COVID-19 Update
By Jessica Brown and Maria Rooney

19.11.20

New ISS diversity proxy guidelines call for a higher representation of women on boards
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown and Leslie-Anne Bowyer

09.11.20

CSA notes common deficiencies in continuous disclosure review report and provides guidance on COVID-19 disclosure
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown and Katy Josephs

24.08.20

CSA implements previously proposed amendments to the BAR requirements
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown and Katy Josephs (Student-at-Law)

13.08.20

Open for business: Bill 22 cuts “red tape” from the Business Corporations Act and Partnership Act
Energy Bulletin
By Tyler Engelking (Summer Student) with assistance from Alicia Quesnel and Robyn Finley

13.08.20

Bill 22: cutting “red tape” by reducing Cabinet oversight
Energy Bulletin
By Anna Seefeldt (Summer Student) with assistance from Alicia Quesnel and Robyn Finley

22.07.20

Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce Consultation Report proposals
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown and Katy Josephs (Student-at-Law)

17.06.20

CSA amendments to at-the-market offering rules provide flexibility to Canadian issuers
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown, Lindsay Cox and Mike Henry (Student-at-Law)

05.05.20

CSA provides additional temporary relief from certain filing and delivery requirements
By Jessica Brown, Lindsay Cox and Leslie-Anne Bowyer (Student-at-Law)
Securities Bulletin

30.04.20

InterOil decision: Yukon Court of Appeal offers guidance for determining the fair value of shares
Securities Bulletin
By Jessica Brown, Lindsay Cox and Ben Otto

27.04.20

Temporary relief from securities requirements due to COVID-19
Securities Bulletin
By Lindsay Cox, Mike Chernos (Student-at-Law) and Leslie-Anne Bowyer (Student-at-Law)