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Offer of continued employment with buyer does not absolve seller from liability in M&A transactions

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Dussault v Imperial Oil Limited, 2018 ONSC 1168 (Dussault), provides a cautionary tale to selling parties in an M&A transaction who intend to limit liability for wrongful dismissal by negotiating … Continue reading

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Sales Tax Compliance: Remote/Online Seller Resource

The emergence of ecommerce has compelled states to invent new ways to find their lost sales tax revenue. One novel solution states are implementing is identifying individual purchasers of goods who have not paid sales or use tax. This strategy forces … Continue reading

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Can A Seller Keep Buyers Earnest Money?

If you are involved in a real estate purchase and sale agreement where a potential buyer has backed out of an offer to purchase a property, you probably want to know who can keep buyers earnest money that was offered … Continue reading

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Credit After Bankruptcy – Getting A Mortgage With Seller Financing

Credit After Bankruptcy – Getting A Mortgage With Seller Financing Source: Flickr After a bankruptcy, getting approved for a mortgage loan is possible. However, those who apply for a mortgage should anticipate higher rates. To avoid this common pitfall, many … Continue reading

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House Hearing on Food Marketing to Kids — Seller Beware

Two subcommittees of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade and the Subcommittee on Health, held a joint hearing last week on the issue of "Food Marketing: Can 'Voluntary' Government Restrictions Improve Children's Health?" … Continue reading

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