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

  • In the electronic age, corporate reputations and even balance sheets can take a big hit from a few keystrokes — all with little fault on the part of the company that takes the hit. The Sony hacking scandal is just the most recent example that ...
  • The gaps are narrowing for how American and Canadian companies acquire each other. But our American cousins still use substantially different deal points to get to a closing handshake. So says the American Bar Association’s 2014 Canadian Private ...
  • Deal or no deal? When it comes to the proposed BlackBerry takeover by South Korean electronics giant Samsung, the better questions is doable or not doable? Markets went into a frenzy when rumours resurfaced early this year that Samsung Electronics ...
  • Canadian corporations doing business in poor governance zones should take note
  • While the Ontario Court of Appeal’s December decision in Bayens v. Kinross Gold went a long way to clarifying key issues around secondary-market misrepresentation class actions, the judgment’s half-life is as yet indeterminate given that the Supreme ...