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

  • Lawyers advising mutual fund dealers are bracing for more regulatory change in the wake of a report commissioned by Canada’s securities regulators. The report points to a widespread conflict of interest that may come at the expense of clients. In ...
  • When COS adopted a second poison pill that would require Suncor to double its 60-day minimum bid period or seek an order terminating the pill, it brought into focus the Canadian Securities Administrators’ proposed new takeover bid regime, for which ...
  • The impending decision of the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals in Microsoft v. United States could reverberate throughout the cloud computing environment worldwide.
  • In the summer of 2014, with Brent Crude hovering around US$110 a barrel, the Spanish energy giant Repsol approached Talisman Energy with the beginnings of an acquisition offer. It was right around then that the price of oil began its precipitous ...
  • With oil and gas companies eliminating 35,000 Alberta jobs so far this year in a bid to slash costs, the tight klatch of law firms that do their legal work are asking themselves whether they can escape unscathed.