June 08, 2020 - Reporting issuers will soon be able to implement at-the-market (ATM) distributions without obtaining regulatory relief.1 Starting August 31, 2020, ATM distributions in Canada will no longer be subject to prescribed liquidity requirements or prescribed limits on aggregate distribution size or...
Robin Upshall Appointed to OSC’s Continuous Disclosure Advisory Committee
Davies partner Robin Upshall has been selected to serve a two-year term on the Continuous Disclosure Advisory Committee (CDAC) of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC).
A partner in the Capital Markets & Securities, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Corporate practices, Robin has extensive experience in cross-border and capital market transactions in North America, Latin America and Europe. She is co-author of the Canadian chapter of Mergers & Acquisitions – Jurisdictional Comparisons (European Lawyer Reference Series) and teaches the corporate transactions course at Osgoode Hall Law School’s Professional Development LLM program.
In her role on the CDAC, Robin will advise OSC staff on the planning, implementation and communication of its continuous disclosure review program, as well as related policy initiatives.
Apr. 22, 2020 - In Chandler v Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, the Superior Court of Québec recently dismissed a securities class action brought against Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft (VW). It did so even though the Court had previously dismissed VW’s jurisdictional arguments at the authorization...