Crossborder

Cross-Border Legal Report: The boom in representations and warranties insurance

Cross-Border Legal Report: The boom in representations and warranties insurance

As more money has crossed the border, so has the popularity of deal-making insurance

Lawyer Kirsten Hillman is the first woman to be appointed Canada’s ambassador to the U.S.

Lawyer Kirsten Hillman is the first woman to be appointed Canada’s ambassador to the U.S.

Appointee is a lawyer and previously worked for Department of Justice Canada

Nevsun can be sued in Canada for alleged human rights abuses, Supreme Court rules

Nevsun can be sued in Canada for alleged human rights abuses, Supreme Court rules

Corporations can be civilly liable for international law breaches; act of state doctrine not a bar

Advocates’ Society denounces comments made by Bloc Québécois leader on TMX pipeline ruling

Advocates’ Society denounces comments made by Bloc Québécois leader on TMX pipeline ruling

Group called statements “unfounded” “improper” and “threat to judicial independence”

Torys joins CEOs, government officials to launch US-Canada innovation project

Torys joins CEOs, government officials to launch US-Canada innovation project

Partner Joel Ramsey is one of the founding members

Canadian companies can face legal action in Canada for subsidiary’s crimes in foreign jurisdictions

Canadian companies can face legal action in Canada for subsidiary’s crimes in foreign jurisdictions

Plaintiffs argued company bears direct liability