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The federal government is planning to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act to promote gender diversity, modernize director elections and shareholder communications, and strengthen corporate transparency by banning bearer instruments. 92 more words
The steps Standard Life Assurance Company of Canada took in 2006 to establish a life insurance business in Bermuda were little more than a sham, … 121 more words
Marshall Rothstein will retire from the Supreme Court of Canada following the end of the spring session of the Court, effective Aug. 31.
“Upon my retirement, I will have been a judge for over 23 years, including more than nine years as a judge of the Supreme Court of Canada,” Justice Rothstein said. 138 more words
The federal government’s budget, released Tuesday, includes plans to extend copyright for sound recording and performers’ performances to 70 years from the current 50 year limit. 121 more words
In a recent decision that limits the medical records that plaintiffs in class actions must give to defendants before certification, an Ontario judge has confirmed that at that stage defendants cannot attack the merits of an individual plaintiff’s case. 371 more words