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  • OSC Releases Statement of Priorities for 2018-2019September 22, 2018

    September 21, 2018The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has released its Statement of Priorities for the fiscal year ending March 2019.The priorities listed for the upcoming fiscal year support the OSC’s five broad regulatory goals, which are generally consistent with those identified in past year … Read more »

  • Hit the Brakes: That Tesla Tweet and the Use of Social Media by Capital Markets ParticipantsAugust 20, 2018

    August 20, 2018A recent tweet by Elon Musk, the Chairman and CEO of Tesla, serves as an interesting case study of the potential risks involved in the use of social media by reporting issuers and other capital markets participants.On August 7, 2018, Mr. Musk tweeted the following:Am considering takin … Read more »

  • Securities Regulators Revoke Northwest ExemptionAugust 18, 2018

    August 18, 2018On August 15, 2018, certain members of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) issued Multilateral CSA Notice 32-302 (the Notice) in which they announced the following:Revocation in all participating jurisdictions other than Alberta and Saskatchewan of the local orders commonly r … Read more »

  • British Columbia Opens Applications for Non-Medical Cannabis Retail LicencesAugust 17, 2018

    August 16, 2018The British Columbia Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch (LCRB) has opened applications for cannabis retail store licences. A cannabis retail store licence would allow licensees to sell non-medical cannabis and cannabis accessories in BC. Applications must apply through the LCRB’s c … Read more »

  • Farzad Forooghian Recognized as Leading LawyerAugust 12, 2018

    August 12, 2018Farzad Forooghian has been recognized in the 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Canada as a leading expert in business law. Farzad was one of only 30 lawyers in western Canada recognized in the area of mining law.Who’s Who Legal is a leading directory of lawyers across a wide range of p … Read more »