Publications

Reports

  • Editorial board of the Canadian Institute’s Securities Law & Litigation Review. “Canadian Securities Regulation of On-line Lending Platforms”, November 7, 2016, Volume 1, Number 1.
  • Editorial Board of the International Energy Law Review (Sweet & Maxwell). “Update on the Canadian Landscape – Climate Change” Issue 2 2016.
  • “Indian Act Mining Regulation Gap Analysis: Aboriginal and Northern Affairs: P. Dawn Mills”, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, August 16, 2011 (external reviewer)
  • “Disclosure Guidance for Canadian Issuer with Mineral Projects on Aboriginal Lands”, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, August 13, 2011
  • August 16, 2011“Framework for regulating paralegal practice in Ontario”, Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General, 2000
  • “Report on Pensions as Family Property: Valuation & Division”, Ontario Law Reform Commission”, 1995
  • “Discussion Paper on the Regulation of the Professions”, Manitoba Law Reform Commission, 1992
  • “Treatment of Aboriginal Offenders in the Manitoba Justice System”, Manitoba Department of Justice, (contributor) 1989

Newsletters / Magazines

  • Canadian Lawyer “Do clients really hate billable hours?” December 2013
  • Canadian Lawyer, “The Seven wonders– the Future for Lawyers”, January 2013
  • International Energy Law & Taxation Review (Sweet & Maxwell) (Canadian Contributing Editor)
  • International Energy Law and Taxation Review, “Update on the Canadian Landscape – Climate Change”, upcoming Spring, 2016
  • International Energy Law and Taxation Review, “Dealing with Global Warming – The Latest Made-In-Canada Solution”, Volume 7, May 2007
  • International Energy Law and Taxation Review, “The Canadian Climate Exchanges – The Future of Canadian Emissions Trading”, Volume 6, April 2007
  • International Energy Law and Taxation Review, “Setting Boundaries: Climate Change in Canada”, July 2006
  • International Energy Law and Taxation Review, “Made-In-Canada Clear Air Act – Stepping Back From Kyoto?”, Volume 12, November 2006,
  • International Energy Law and Taxation Review, “Setting Boundaries: Climate Change in Canada”, July 2006

Canadian Bar Association

  • CBA Business Law Section Newsletter, “Changing the Rules – The Business of Being a Lawyer”, June 2014
  • CBA Business Law Section Newsletter, New Developments in Crowdfunding”, June 2014
  • CBA Business Law Section Newsletter, “Proposed Cooperative Capital Markets Regulator”, November 2013
  • OBA Business Beat “Emissions Trading & Climate Change Bulletin: Canadian Government Elaborates on Market Mechanisms for Carbon Trading”, July 2008
  • OBA Business Beat, “The Canadian Climate Exchanges – The Future of Canadian Emissions Trading”, April 2007
  • OBA Business Beat, “Private Companies following the adoption of the “Closely Held Issuer” Exemption in Ontario”, March 2002
  • OBA What’s New in Pension and Benefits, articles in the October & November, 1995, February, May, June, October & December, 1996, February, March & June 1997 editions
  • OBA Pensions and Benefits Newsletter, Vol. 8, No. 2, articles in the March 1996, Vol. 9, No. 1 September, 1996, Vol. 9, No. 2, November 1996 editions

Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement (Federated Press) (Past Contributing Editor)

  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement “Guidelines for Capital Accumulations Plans and New Securities Law Exemptions”, July/August 2004
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “Securities Law Issues Affecting Option Exchange Programs” Vol. 14, No. 7, 2003
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “Foreign Issuer Option Exchange programs in Canada – Securities Implications” and “Update on Canadian Securities Laws Dealing with Employee Stock Plans” Vol., 14 No. 2, 2002
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “A Review of the Recent Securities Law Amendments Affecting the Implementation of Foreign Issuer Stock Plans in Canada”, Vol. 13, No. 9, 2002
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “Overseas Delivery: Implementing a Canadian Stock Option Plan in Germany, France and the United Kingdom”, Vol. 13, No. 9, 2002
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “A Review of the Recent Securities Law Amendments Affecting the Implementation of Foreign Issuer Stock Plans in Canada”, Vol. 13, No. 9, 2002
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “RPP Contributions Examining the Presumption Against Double Taxation”, Vol. 8, No.9, 1997
  • Taxation of Executive Compensation and Retirement, “The New Manitoba Pension Benefit Credit Garnishment Legislation”, Vol. 7, No. 8, 1996

Canadian Securities Law News (Carswell) (Past Editor & Contributor)

  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Emissions Trading & Climate Change Bulletin: U.S. Companies Face Rising Pressure to Disclose Climate Change Related Risks”, June 2008
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Carbon Emissions Trading in the United States”, February 2008
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Emission Trading in the European Union”, July 2007
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “New Canadian Securities Legislation”, June 2004
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “The Use of Offering Memoranda in Canada”, May 2004
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Canadian Investor Confidence Rules in Review”, February 2004
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “National Instrument 71-012 Continuous Disclosure and Other Exemptions Relating to Foreign Issuers”, January 2004
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Changes to Director’s Liability in Canada”, October 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Canada’s Response to the Sarbanes Oxley Act – Corporate Governance”, August 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “SEDI and other Securities Law Initiatives in the Area of Insider Reporting and Trading”, July 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “The OSC Revamps Rules Relating to Insider Bids, Issuer Bids, Going Private Transactions and Related Party Transactions” April 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “New Fee Adopted by the Ontario Securities Commission”, March 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Impact of SOX Whistle Blowing Rules on Canadian Securities Lawyers”, January 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “SOX and Changes to Canadian Securities Laws – an Update”, May 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “The OSC Revamps Rules Relating to Insider Bids, Issuer Bids, Going Private Transactions and Related Party Transactions”, April, 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “New Fee Adopted by the Ontario Securities Commission”, March 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Impact of SOX Whistle Blowing Rules on Canadian Securities Lawyers”, January 2003
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Canadian Initiatives and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Part IV” December, 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Canadian Initiatives and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Part III” November, 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Canadian Initiatives and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Part II”, October 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Canadian Initiatives and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act”, September 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Reaching the Exempt Markets in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta – Regulatory Challenges”, August 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “OSC Recognizes Capital Pool Companies”, July 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Multilateral Instrument 45-102 and CP – Resale of Securities” (Part III), June 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Multilateral Instrument 45-102 and CP – Resale of Securities” (Part II), May 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, Multilateral Instrument 45-102 and CP – Resale of Securities” (Part I), April 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Ontario’s New Private Placement Rules: Issues and Concerns (Part II)”, March 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Narrowing of Government Incentive Securities Exemption”, March 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “OSC Recognizes Capital Pool Companies”, July 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Multilateral Instrument 45-102 and CP – Resale of Securities” (Part III), June 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Multilateral Instrument 45-102 and CP – Resale of Securities” (Part II), May 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, ”Multilateral Instrument 45-102 and CP – Resale of Securities” (Part I), April 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Ontario’s New Private Placement Rules: Issues and Concerns (Part II)”, March 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Narrowing of Government Incentive Securities Exemption”, March 2002
  • Canadian Securities Law News, “Ontario’s New Private Placement Rules: Issues and Concerns (Part 1)”, February 2002

Industry Publications

  • Environmental Finance Magazine, “Olympics and Offsets”, 2009
  • Northern Miner/Mining Matters Magazine, “Changing Climate/Changing Fortunes”, March 2008
  • Mining Environment Management, “Carbon Management Conference, Calgary, Alberta,” December 2007/January 2008
  • International Law Office, “New Standards of Disclosure For Mineral Projects”, January 2006
  • Canadian Mining Journal, “Rules Changes – NI 43-101 Gets Updated”, January 2006
  • Pension Planning, “Impact of SOX Corporate Governance Rules on Pension Administration”, September Vol. X, No.3 (2003)
  • Pension Planning, “Tax Implications of Pension Division on Marriage Breakdown,” Vol. III, No. 3 (2003)

Journals

  • Canadian Tax Journal “Phased-in Retirement”, Vol. 44, No. 5, 1996
  • Canadian Family Law Quarterly, “Tax Implications of Pension Division on Marriage Breakdown”, 1996 [14 C.F.L.Q.] 249
  • Corporate Finance Journal, “Amendments to Multilateral Instrument 45-105 – Trades to Employees, Senior Officers, Directors and Consultants” Volume X, No.2
  • Money & Family Law: Planning – Valuation – Division – Succession, editors Barry Corbin, Lorne Wolfson & Lindsay Mills, “Bascello v. Bascello: A View from the OLRC”, Vol. 11, No. 4, (Carswell) April 1996

Books / Digests

  • Canadian Institutional Investment Rules (CCH) 2003 (Editor)
  • Michael J. Trebilcock’s “Limits of the Freedom of Contract”, 1992 (Copy Editor)
  • Yanling Feng’s “The Law of Securities in the People’s Republic of China – An emerging capitalist device”, 1993 (Editor)
  • Diane Pask and Cheryl Hass, Keith McComb, “Division of Pensions” (Calgary Carswell, loose leaf) (1995) (External Reviewer)