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The SEC Issues No-Action Letter On Use Of Form F-7 In Connection With Canadian Rights Offerings

In December 2015, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) brought into force an amended regime for prospectus-exempt rights offering’s in Canada (the “Amendments”).

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The ACMPR: An Introduction

The laws relating to medical cannabis are rapidly evolving. The Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (hereinafter the “MMPR”) required patients prescribed cannabis for medical reasons to purchase cannabis from a producer licensed by Health Canada. In Allard v. Canada1, the Federal Court found that this limitation was a violation of patients’ life, liberty and security of person as guaranteed by section 7 of the Charter.

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