Torys is ranked first among Canadian legal counsel in FP Dealmakers league tables.
On July 8, 2016, Hecla Mining Company launched an unsolicited takeover offer to acquire Dolly Varden Silver Corporation. Hecla’s offer is the first hostile bid made under Canada's new takeover bid regime.
In connection with this hostile bid, Canadian securities commissions have issued an order refusing to cease trade the private placement by the target.
Partners and co-heads of the firm’s Mining and Metals Practice, Mike Amm and Mike Pickersgill, are quoted in a Globe and Mail article detailing the recent upswing in capital market financings in the mining sector.
Their comments reference insights from their article, "'Gold Shoots' at Last for Mining Sector Financing," featured in Torys' Capital Markets Mid-Year Report.
Discussion topics included: Diversity: What Works; Diversity in Energy; and Diversity and Profitability.
Torys is among a core group of firms recommended by corporate counsel at large and Fortune 1000 clients.
Our law students gathered at The Law Society of Upper Canada to prepare and serve hot and healthy meals to those in need.