• Being Prepared For a Stealth Proxy Contest
  • May 4, 2010 | Author: Fred R. Pletcher
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Vancouver Office
  • With shareholder activism rising in Canada over recent years, the number of publicly waged proxy contests has dramatically increased - from two in 2004 to nineteen in 2009. This trend is expected to continue in 2010, as evidenced by recent contests involving Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. and Crew Gold Corporation.