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  • Regulatory Guidance for Cannabis M+A Transactions

    On November 12, 2019, staff of the securities regulatory authorities (Staff) in Ontario, British Columbia, Québec, New Brunswick, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Nova Scotia issued CSA Multilateral Staff Notice 51-359 – Corporate Governance Related Disclosure Expectations for Reporting Issuers in the Can … Read more »

  • Farzad Forooghian Recognized by Who's Who Legal: 2019

    For the second consecutive year, Farzad Forooghian has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal as a leading expert in business law. Farzad was one of only 29 lawyers in British Columbia recognized in the mining law sub-category. You can view the 2019 list here.Who’s Who Legal’s 2019 award winners are sel … Read more »

  • BC Announces Sweeping Changes to Securities Act

    On September 21, 2019, the British Columbia government announced sweeping changes (the Amendments) to the Securities Act (the Act), giving the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) some of the strongest enforcement and collection powers in the country. Many of the Amendments are unprecedente … Read more »

  • TSX-V Introduces Amendments to Reduce Frequency of PIF Filings

    Effective October 10, 2019, the TSX Venture Exchange (the Exchange) has amended (the Amendments) its Corporate Finance Manual to reduce the frequency with which certain persons have to submit a Form 2A – Personal Information Form (PIF) to the Exchange.Exchange policies previously provided that, if w … Read more »

  • Canadian Securities Regulators Propose Changes to Auditor Oversight Rules

    On October 3, 2019, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published for comment proposed amendments to National Instrument 52-108 Auditor Oversight (the Notice) intended to provide the Canadian Public Accountability Board (CPAB) with improved ability to perform audit inspections. The proposed … Read more »