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Canada Business Corporations Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-44)

Act current to 2020-11-17 and last amended on 2020-01-01. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Court review of election

  •  (1) A corporation or a shareholder or director may apply to a court to determine any controversy with respect to an election or appointment of a director or auditor of the corporation.

  • Marginal note:Powers of court

    (2) On an application under this section, the court may make any order it thinks fit including, without limiting the generality of the foregoing,

    • (a) an order restraining a director or auditor whose election or appointment is challenged from acting pending determination of the dispute;

    • (b) an order declaring the result of the disputed election or appointment;

    • (c) an order requiring a new election or appointment, and including in the order directions for the management of the business and affairs of the corporation until a new election is held or appointment made; and

    • (d) an order determining the voting rights of shareholders and of persons claiming to own shares.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-44, s. 145
  • 2001, c. 14, s. 65(F)
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