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Course Name International Securities Regulation
Course Code LAW 6743P
Course Credits 6.0
Pre/Anti-requisites
Course Description

Financial transactions no longer recognize national borders. Those involved in securities markets need to pay attention to opportunities outside Canada and also to the regulatory requirements imposed by other jurisdictions, especially the United States. This course canvasses the major developments in international securities transactions. Specific topics include: public offerings of foreign securities in Canada; current status of the Multi-Jurisdictional Disclosure System international private placements; Euro-equity and Eurobond offerings; cross-border M&A transactions; impact of U.S. global offering procedures; U.S. and international disclosure requirements; application of provincial securities laws outside Canada; and international dealer registration.

Upcoming Offerings

Not currently scheduled

Specialization Securities Law
Status Elective
CPD Hours Eligible CPD Hours: LSUC (ON): 36.0 substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A

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