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Tag Archives: shareholder

A Radical Shift to Say-On-Pay under OBCA’s Bill 101

Posted in Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, Say-on-Pay
Shareholder Control over Executive Compensation under Bill 101 Bill 101, An Act to Amend the Business Corporations Act (Bill 101), proposes a number of updates to the Ontario Business Corporations Act (OBCA). Introduced as a private member’s bill in early March, Bill 101 aims to shift power to shareholders through amendments in areas such as… Continue Reading

Fasken Martineau Publishes Directors’ Handbook for Shareholder Activism

Posted in Corporate Governance, Directors and Officers
Canada has proven to provide fertile ground for shareholders activism, in part due to a regulatory landscape that could be viewed as more shareholder friendly than some other jurisdictions. As a result, it is perhaps not surprising that activists have achieved significant success in Canada in recent years. It is apparent that shareholder activism is… Continue Reading