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Court upholds OSC's ability to order monetary penalties

The Ontario Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal that included a constitutional challenge to the Ontario Securities Commission’s ability to order administrative monetary penalties. 293 more words

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J. Michael Pearson - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.

Michael Pearson in conversation sounds thoughtful, plain-spoken and driven — the classic buttoned-down management expert that you might expect someone with 23 years at consulting guru McKinsey & Co. 865 more words

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Afexa finds white knight in Valeant

MONTREAL — Cold-FX maker Afexa Life Sciences Inc. has found a white knight to fend off a hostile bid by Paladin Labs Inc.

The Edmonton-based cold and flu remedy manufacturer has struck a friendly deal to be acquired by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., Canada’s largest drug maker. 397 more words


Melnyk confirms Trimel share sale

After the markets closed Thursday, Eugene Melnyk confirmed that he had sold four million common shares of Trimel Pharmaceuticals Corp. through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange. 277 more words

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Melnyk banned from the boardroom for 5 years

Eugene Melnyk, owner of the Ottawa Senators and former chairman of pharmaceutical giant Biovail Corp., was banned for five years from senior roles at public companies by a panel of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC). 568 more words

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