The leave requirement for secondary market actions: Is there a reasonable chance of success?
In July 2013, the Québec Court of Appeal provided a ruling on the criteria for, and the right to appeal from, a decision granting leave to institute an action for damages related to the acquisition or disposition of securities in...
Oppression Remedy: New Rules or Misunderstanding?
Corporate Brief, CCH, May 2003, 1-4
An analysis of the recent decision of the Québec Court of Appeal in Sulzer Medica v. Krela.
Discipline: A Resignation is No Escape for Now
Investment advisors cannot escape disciplinary sanctions by resigning, Court of Appeal says. But the new ruling may lead the way to further contesting of large fines. All-Star Basketball player Kevin Garrett is right. Quitting is not an option. After many...