Analyzing practices // Wednesday Roundup

A roundup of the top legal headlines from this week

By Claire Ward

On Wednesday May 6th, 2009


Every Wednesday the Globe and Mail runs its Law Page and the National Post runs its Legal Post page. Here are some of the highlights:

LAW PAGE (Globe and Mail)

  • Industry practices are scrutinized after failed merger of HudBay Minerals Inc. and Lundin Mining Corp.; sting of embarrassment felt by securities regulators resurfaces. [Ed. note: Link is no longer active]

LEGAL POST (National Post)

  • Finalists for the Canadian General Counsel Awards are announced, winners named on June 1; Lifetime Achievement award goes to David P. Miller, senior VP, general counsel and secretary to both Rogers Communications and Rogers Wireless Communications. [Ed. note: Link is no longer active]
  • Cross-border restructuring aftermath: the disparity between Canada-U.S. protections is leading to growing controversy and debt issues. [Ed. note: Link is no longer active]