Lexpert Headlines in the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business

  • If a recent Ontario Superior Court decision is any indication, the test for leave to commence a secondary-market securities application as enunciated by the Supreme Court of Canada in December will have real teeth in its practical application. “The ...
  • As of yesterday, there were 40 share issuances pending or completed on the Toronto Stock Exchange in June. Over half, or 24, involve resource companies — a fact that would have left most experienced market participants slack jawed in amazement just ...
  • Gold miners know about risk, but that proposition takes on new meaning when the mine happens to be in Burkina Faso — where a military coup last year briefly toppled the government and led to civil uprising. This was the backdrop to Endeavour ...
  • Existing technologies are achieving scale, the price is dropping and new technology is evolving rapidly
  • In North America, New Flyer Industries is the biggest builder of city buses; Motor Coach International is the biggest builder of highway buses. The two seemed a perfect match, with separate businesses dovetailing without much of any overlap. Even ...