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2014-09-12 16:25:33

OTTAWA, Sept. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) welcomes the Canadian Securities Administrators proposal to implement new defensive tactics policy that will provide boards of publicly-traded companies more scope to manage when facing hostile take-overs. The amendments to the current take-over bid regime are designed to provide target boards of directors with additional time to respond to hostile bids, while reserving for shareholders the ability...

2011-06-30 01:00:00

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) announced today that its subsidiary, Valeant International (Barbados) SRL (VIB), has signed an agreement to acquire rights to both Elidel (pimecrolimus 1% cream) and Xerese (acyclovir and hydrocortisone cream 5%/1%) from Meda, an international specialty pharmaceutical company (listed on Nasdaq Nordic Exchange in Stockholm) for the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Valeant will pay...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.