Corporate law practice presents many opportunities to commit minor slips and errors. Shareholders go missing. Paralegals forget to file annual reports. Resolutions transpose vertical amalgamation approvals for horizontal amalgamations.
In 2014, corporate and securities lawyers across Canada united with grave concern over the Ontario Superior Court of Justice's decision in Champion Iron Mines, 2014 ONSC 1988. In Champion, the court considered an application to approve a plan of arrangement leading to an acquisition - a common use of this corporate procedure.
Cory graduated from the UK with an LL.B. and completed the requirements to commence articles in Canada. Cory starts articling with a prominent local Vancouver law firm next September. Meanwhile, Cory will share her international experience and expertise with us for the next year as a paralegal.
Whether as part of a sale or reorganization, it is often necessary to incorporate a new company to carry on the work of a previous company.