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HTMLCourt Considers Unreasonably Withholding Consent under CAPL Operating Procedure in Precedent-Setting Decision
Laura M. Gill, Grant N. Stapon; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 23, 2015, previously published on December 15, 2014
In IFP Technologies (Canada) v Encana Midstream and Marketing, 2014 ABQB 470, the Court clarified for the first time the circumstances in which a party that waives its right of first refusal under Article 24 of the 1990 CAPL Operating Procedure may withhold its consent to a disposition of the...

 

HTMLDirectors Need to Meet High Standard to Avoid Liability
Alison J. Gray; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 23, 2015, previously published on December 16, 2014
The Tax Court of Canada again confirmed that directors of corporations will have a high burden to meet to establish a due diligence defence and avoid liability for unremitted source deductions.

 

HTMLRescission: Another Remedy to Address Unintended Tax Consequences
Alison J. Gray; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 23, 2015, previously published on January 6, 2015
While the equitable remedy of rectification is often sought as a means to address unintended tax consequences, rescission is also an available remedy in the appropriate cases. The British Columbia Supreme Court’s decision in Re 0741508 BC Ltd and 0768723 BC Ltd, 2014 BCSC 1791, is an example...

 

HTMLSupreme Court to Clarify the Liability of Canadian Corporations for Acts of their Foreign Affiliates
Alison J. Gray, Justin R. Lambert, David J. Wahl; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 23, 2015, previously published on December 11, 2014
The Supreme Court of Canada today heard argument in a case that will clarify whether a judgment obtained in a foreign country against a foreign corporate entity can be enforced in Canada against a Canadian affiliate of that foreign entity, even when the Canadian affiliate was not party to the...

 

HTMLRegulatory Documents Can Be Contracts: The Wetlands Mitigation Bank Example
Jerry Stouck; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 23, 2015, previously published on November 26, 2014
For the second time in a year, a wetlands mitigation bank “instrument” executed between a landowner and a federal agency has been held by a court to be a binding contract that could be enforced against the agency when it tried to alter the terms of the instrument to the detriment of the...

 

HTMLBROKEn Promises: 3 Signs your Tenant may be Going Bankrupt
Gregory A. Liakopoulos, Alexis E. Teasdale; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 20, 2015, previously published on August 19, 2014
The bankruptcy of a tenant is disruptive and may be confusing to a landlord; however, arming yourself with knowledge of some warning signs of financial distress and an understanding of your basic rights will, along with your trusted legal advisor, help you be prepared in the unlucky event that your...

 

HTMLB.C. Supreme Court Upholds Recurring Short-Term Water Use Approvals
Wally Braul, Laura M. Gill, Michael P. Theroux; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 20, 2015, previously published on October 15, 2014
The B.C. Supreme Court has recently clarified the interpretation of section 8 of the B.C. Water Act. Section 8 relates to the power of the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) to grant approvals to oil and gas companies for the short-term use of surface water bodies such as lakes, rivers, streams, and...

 

HTMLB.C. Surface Rights Board Reduces Rent Payable After Landowners Fail to Prove Loss
Laura M. Gill, Shawn M. Munro, Daron K. Naffin, Michael P. Theroux; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 20, 2015, previously published on September 24, 2014
In the recent decision of the B.C. Surface Rights Board in Encana Corporation v Perry Burl Piper and Leslie Lancelot Dowd, the Board awarded compensation to landowners less than the amount previously offered by the operator. In doing so, the Board adopted the principles for landowner compensation...

 

HTMLCRA Required to Reassess in Accordance with Terms of Settlement
Alison J. Gray; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 20, 2015, previously published on July 25, 2014
The recent decision in Bolton Steel Tube Co. Ltd. v. The Queen, 2014 TCC 94, confirms that the CRA is required to reassess a taxpayer in accordance with terms of settlement. In its decision, the Tax Court provides useful commentary on the principles surrounding settlement agreements and subsequent...

 

HTMLRoitelman: Director Not Liable where Employee Engages in Deceit
Alison J. Gray; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 20, 2015, previously published on July 20, 2014
The Tax Court of Canada recently considered whether a director could establish a due diligence defence with respect to unremitted source deductions where the responsibility for remittance lay with an employee in Roitelman v. The Queen, 2014 TCC 139.

 


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