John Emanoilidis Discusses New Takeover Bid Rules on BNN

May 10, 2016

On May 9, 2016, the Canadian Securities Administrators’ new takeover bid regime came into force, introducing significant changes to Canada’s takeover bid rules, including extending the minimum bid period, extending the minimum deposit period and increasing the numbers of shares needed to tender.

Partner and co-head of our M&A Practice, John Emanoilidis was interviewed on BNN the day of the rules’ release to provide a rundown on the new regime’s potential impact on Canadian deal dynamics and M&A overall.

For more insight on takeover transactions in Canada and the U.S. (including the CSA’s latest changes), read our business law guide, Takeover Bids in Canada and Tender Offers in the United States.

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