For investment funds issuing securities on a private placement basis to Canadian residents, National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions (“NI 45-106”) permits the once yearly filing of Form 45-106F1 Report of… Read More
Bitcoin is the world’s first and most well-known cryptocurrency and decentralized payment system.
Its functional basis is the distributed ledger technology known as blockchain through which Bitcoin units are stored and… Read More
Directors of a corporation are usually required to call a meeting of shareholders when requisitioned by shareholders. This requirement is subject to several exceptions, one of which is the personal… Read More
Updated June 23: The CSA has extended the comment period until July 28 (from July 7).
The Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) is soliciting comments on potential regulatory changes to reduce burdens on… Read More
The Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) recently hosted a roundtable discussion to explore cybersecurity issues and responses to cybersecurity attacks. A key theme that emerged from the roundtable was the… Read More
Authors: Lynn Hnatick, Justin Wood
Earlier this month, the Canadian Securities Administrators (“CSA”) released Staff Notice 51-348 – Staff’s Review of Social Media Used by Reporting Issuers. It comes as a result… Read More
On January 26, 2017, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) published CSA Staff Notice 54-305 (the “Protocols”).
The Protocols are designed to improve the shareholder voting process by addressing issues with… Read More