Skip to main content

PLEASE NOTE: For everyone’s safety, Fasken recommends anyone on-site at our Canadian offices be familiar with the COVID-19 recommendations in place which may include one or more of the following: social distancing, hand sanitizing, wearing a mask in common areas and proof of full vaccination. These measures apply to lawyers, staff, clients, service providers and other visitors.

Hostile Bids for Mining Companies – The Canadian Experience

Fasken Martineau’s PDAC 2015 Seminar Series
When
Where Fasken Martineau
333 Bay Street, Suite 2400
,
Toronto, ON
Canada
Get directions

Overview

This seminar will provide an overview of the Canadian rules governing take-over bids, including pending significant legislative changes to those rules, as well as an overview of common acquisition strategies and defensive measures.  The seminar will also provide an empirical analysis of hostile take-over bids in Canada in recent years and explore the implications of proposed new rules to govern Canadian take-over bids.  Topics to be discussed include:

  • Overview of Hostile Take-Over Bids 
  • Fasken Martineau 2015 Hostile Take-Over Bid Study
  • Case Study: First Quantum's Hostile Bid for Inmet Mining
  • Looking Ahead

Speakers