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Investments with benefits

September-1-2013

Lawyer Neill May
Area Corporate Finance and Securities

Summary

Article originally published in the Canadian Lawyer Magazine, September 2013

Excerpt from "Investments with benefits":

Dealing with Americans is a virtual inevitability in contemporary transactional commercial law practice. Due to varying statutory frameworks, experiences, politics, and other differences, those dealings predictably raise conflict-of-law and lost-in-translation issues, but as a practical matter the number of  meaningful differences of principle with practical consequence is small. The issue of directors’ fiduciary duties is one of them.

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