Important corporate governance development – Forum Selection By-law

May 2015 – Walied Soliman and Orestes Pasparakis, co-chairs of Norton Rose Fulbright’s Special Situations Team, were joined by Cathy Singer and Ruth Wahl, senior partners at Norton Rose Fulbright, to discuss how this development works and how it protects the interests of companies and shareholders alike. Watch the video (registration required).

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Shareholder activism – A year in review – cutting-edge tactics in 2014 and a look ahead

February 2015 – Walied Soliman and Orestes Pasparakis, co-chairs of Norton Rose Fulbright’s Special Situations Team were joined by Wes Hall, CEO, Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc., in their annual video webinar on shareholder activism. They highlight the key developments of 2014 and what to expect for 2015. Watch the video (registration required).

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Shareholder activism: a year in review – cutting-edge tactics in 2013 and a look ahead

October 2013 – Orestes Pasparakis and Walied Soliman were joined by Wes Hall, CEO of Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc., to discuss one of the busiest years in shareholder activism in Canada and what to expect for 2014. Watch the video.

 


Shareholder activism in Canada

November 2012 – Walied Soliman and Orestes Pasparakis of Norton Rose Fulbright are joined by Wes Hall, President and CEO of Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc., and David E. Rosewater, a partner in the New York office of Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, for an interactive discussion relevant to companies, directors and investors.

We have divided the webinar into three parts below. You can also watch the full video presentation.

Part 1 – The latest developments in shareholder activism in Canada, addressing  key topics such as advance notice bylaws and empty voting. Watch the video.

 

Part 2 – Orestes Pasparakis interviews Wes Hall who discusses the leading tactics used by issuers and dissidents. Watch the video.

 

Part 3 – Walied Soliman talks to David Rosewater about the US legal issues affecting Canadian campaigns. Watch the video.

 


Shareholder activist and defence update seminar

March 2012 – Orestes Pasparakis and Walied Soliman are joined by Riyaz Lalani, COO of Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc., for a panel seminar on proxy battles in Canada. Moderated by Globe and Mail columnist Boyd Erman. Watch the video.

 


Proxy fights webinar: New developments in a growing trend

February 2011 – Orestes Pasparakis and Walied Soliman are joined by Wes Hall, President and CEO of Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc., for an interactive discussion relevant to companies, directors and investors. This webinar deals with strategies and developments of high-stakes proxy battles as they are becoming more commonplace. Topics include, the use of advisory votes, the importance of being independent, and settlements. Watch the video.