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Canadian Lawyer Magazine quotes Brad Freelan and Dana Gregoire in an article on Proxy Contest Activity

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“Proactive engagement with shareholders may mitigate risk against hostile take-overs: survey” by Bernise Carolino, Canadian Lawyer Magazine

Canadian Lawyer Magazine quotes Toronto lawyers Brad Freelan and Dana Gregoire in an article on proxy contest activity.

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP has released a study that surveyed proxy contest activity in Canada in 2019. The study’s co-authors, partner Bradley Freelan and associate Dana Gregoire, answered some of Canadian Lawyer’s questions regarding recent trends in this area of law.

“The glacier analogy is apt: while we only see a few contests go public, many more are very likely initiated, negotiated and resolved between the parties out of sight,” they say.