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CSA Review of Women on Boards and in Executive Officer Positions

Posted in Corporate Governance, Directors & Officers
On October 5, 2017, the staff of securities regulatory authorities (SRA) in Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan and Yukon published CSA Multilateral Staff Notice 58-309, Staff Review of Women on Boards and in Executive Officer Positions – Compliance with NI 58-101 Disclosure of Corporate Governance… Continue Reading

Women on boards: Alberta adopts new disclosure requirements

Posted in Corporate Governance, Directors & Officers, Securities Regulatory Authorities
Disclosure requirements regarding the representation of women on boards and in senior management adopted in Alberta The Adoption On December 15, 2016 the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) adopted amendments to National Instrument 58-101 Disclosure of Corporate Governance Practices (NI 58-101) and Form 58-101F1 Corporate Governance Disclosure (together with NI 58-101, Amendments).  The Amendments will come… Continue Reading

OSC Releases Proposed “Comply or Explain” Governance Disclosure Requirements Regarding Director Term Limits and Gender Diversity

Posted in Corporate Governance, Directors & Officers, Securities Regulatory Authorities
On January 16, 2014, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) released proposed amendments to corporate governance disclosure requirements (Proposed Amendments). The Proposed Amendments follow on a consultation paper released by the OSC in July, 2013 and a subsequent public roundtable discussion regarding the paper.  A transcript of the roundtable discussion was also released. The OSC indicated… Continue Reading

The OSC announced a Roundtable to discuss the OSC Staff Consultation Paper 58-401 Disclosure Requirements Regarding Women on Boards and in Senior Management

Posted in Corporate Governance, Directors & Officers, Securities Regulatory Authorities
On September 23, 2013, the Ontario Securities Commission announced a roundtable to discuss the OSC Staff Consultation Paper 58-401 Disclosure Requirements Regarding Women on Boards and in Senior Management.   The roundtable will take place on Wednesday October 16th, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the OSC’s offices.  It will be hosted by OSC… Continue Reading

OSC Staff Notice 11-768 – Notice of Statement of Priorities for financial year to end March 31, 2014

Posted in Contested Situations, Corporate Governance, Directors & Officers, Proxy Voting, Securities Regulatory Authorities
On June 27, 2013, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) released OSC Staff Notice 11-768 Notice of Statement of Priorities for financial year to end March 31, 2014 (Statement of Priorities).  The Statement of Priorities sets out the key regulatory priorities of the OSC for its 2013-2014 financial year. While a number of issues identified by… Continue Reading