• Look to judges, not politicians for transnational corporate liability

    Jun 17, 2019

    Canadian media outlets and water coolers alike were abuzz recently about revelations that the prime minister’s office attempted to inhibit former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould from prosecuting Canadian mega-corporation SNC-Lavalin after the company had allegedly bribed public officials abroad.

  • Root for the Forum Conveniens Team

    Mar 25, 2019

    Home court advantage is a much-discussed critical advantage in sports. In other contexts, home court also has clear benefits, including familiarity, efficiency and convenience.

  • Shareholder activism

    Shareholder activism

    Jan 22, 2018

    Despite a recent drop in public proxy battles, corporate lawyers say boards should think like an activist to avoid a fight.

  • Director independence depends

    Jan 22, 2018

    Independence is a central element of the regulatory framework for corporate governance.