On February 15, 2018, the Canadian Bar Association (the “CBA”) approved the “Canadian Judicial Protocol for the Management of Multi-Jurisdictional Class Actions” (the “Protocol”) as the best practice for Courts and judges managing class proceedings in which related class actions are filed in more than one Canadian province. View Full Post
Credit for Cooperation: The Alberta Securities Commission Sets Out Parameters for Cooperation By Danielle Douglas and Renee Reichelt The Alberta Securities Commission (the “ASC”) recently released the Credit For Exemplary Cooperation in Enforcement Matters policy (the “ASC Policy”). It joins the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia in encouraging persons and companies to self-report securities related misconduct and breaches of securities laws. View Full Post