Major Business Agreements


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Report Code: LAP14999.  December, 2014  |  Calgary, AB

ARTICLE 1: Pre-Transaction and Early Stage Agreements

Fred Pletcher
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

ARTICLE 2: Forms of Joint Ventures and Strategic Business Alliances

Anthony Cioni
Torys LLP

ARTICLE 3: Financial Assurances & Protections in Commercial Transactions

Stephanie Campbell
Dentons Canada LLP

ARTICLE 4: Major Business Agreements: The Law of Guarantees

Neal Wang
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

ARTICLE 5: Important Deal Points in Public and Private M & A Transactions– What is the Same, What is Different, When Crossing Borders?

Bryan Haynes
Bennett Jones LLP

William (Bill) G. Gilliland
Dentons Canada LLP

ARTICLE 6: Managing Litigation Risks

Matti Lemmens
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

ARTICLE 7: Common Factors that Derail Commercial Transactions

David Calabrigo, Q.C.
Senior Vice President, Corporate and Legal Affairs
and Corporate Secretary
Canfor Corporation

Michael J. Korenberg
Deputy Chairman and Managing Director, The Jim Pattison Group
and Chairman, Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc.

ARTICLE 8: 2015 Case Law Update

Scott Bower
Partner, Litigator and Co-Chair of the Research Group
Bennett Jones LLP

ARTICLE 9: Procurement and Outsourcing

Stephen D. Burns
Bennett Jones LLP

ARTICLE 10: Compliance with Anti-Corruption Laws in Business Transactions

Krista Mooney
Director, Forensic Services

Michael Dixon
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

ARTICLE 11: Doing Business with First Nation

Brian McGuigan
Manager, Aboriginal Policy
Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

ARTICLE 12: Private Equity: Key Considerations for Impact on Transaction Dynamics

John Mercury
Partner, Co-Head of Private Equity
Bennett Jones LLP

ARTICLE 13: Doing Deals on the Global Stage: Ensuring Successful In-house Transactions 

Julie Soloway
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

William Gilliland
Dentons Canada LLP

Scott Whitby
Associate General Counsel
Canexus Corporation

Chika Onwuekwe
Trican Well Service Ltd.

ARTICLE 14: Negotiation Strategies:  Legal, Business and Ethical Considerations

William Jenkins
Global Vice Chair
Dentons Canada LLP

Maxine Mongeon
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP