Edward J. Waitzer

York University - Osgoode Hall Law School

Jarislowsky Dimma Mooney Chair in Corporate Governance

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3

Canada

York University - Schulich School of Business

Jarislowsky Dimma Mooney Chair in Corporate Governance

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3

Canada

Stikeman Elliott LLP

5300 Commerce Court West

199 Bay Street

Toronto, ON M5L1B9

Canada

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1.

Reclaiming Fiduciary Duty Balance

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 4, No. 2, p. 4, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
James P. Hawley, Keith L. Johnson and Edward J. Waitzer
Saint Mary's College of California; TruValue Labs, Reinhart Institutional Investor Services and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Fiduciary Duty, Impartiality, Modern Portfolio Theory, Pension Fund, Risk Management

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Corporate Social Performance: Reporting Roundtable

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2010
Poonam Puri, Edward J. Waitzer, Kevin Ranney and Michael Torrance
York University - Osgoode Law School, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, Jantzi-Sustainalytics and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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corporate social responsibility, disclosure, securities, ESG, environmental, social, reporting, governance, labor, human rights, standards, corporate, ethics, business, corporate social performance

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Mediating Rights and Responsibilities in Control Transactions

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 48, p. 639, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Sean Vanderpol and Edward J. Waitzer
Stikeman Elliott LLP and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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shareholder-centric corporate goverance, share-holder corporate governance, direct democracy and corporate decision making, unsolicited control transactions, Air Products & Chemicals v. Airgas, share-holder centric approach and change of control, securities regulation, "defensive tactics" policy

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Peoples, BCE, and the Good Corporate 'Citizen'

Osgood Hall Law Journal, Vol. 47, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Mar 2010
Edward J. Waitzer and Johnny Jaswal
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Public Fiduciary: Emerging Themes in Canadian Fiduciary Law for Pension Trustees

Canadian Bar Review, Vol. 91, No. 1, pp. 163-209, 2012, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 24/2013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
Edward J. Waitzer and Douglas Sarro
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Corporate Social Reporting Initiative - Report to Minister of Finance

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 02 Jul 2010
Poonam Puri, Edward J. Waitzer, Kevin Ranney and Michael Torrance
York University - Osgoode Law School, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, Jantzi-Sustainalytics and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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corporate social responsibility, disclosure, securities, ESG, environmental, social, reporting, governance, labor, human rights, standards, corporate, ethics, business, corporate social performance

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Protecting Reasonable Expectations: Mapping the Trajectory of the Law

Canadian Business Law Journal, Vol. 57, No. 3, pp. 285-313, March 2016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Edward J. Waitzer and Douglas Sarro
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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reasonable expectations, regulation, corporate conduct, long-termism

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Defeating Short-Termism: Why Pension Funds Must Lead

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 2, No. 2, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Edward J. Waitzer
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Accountability Issues, Fund Managers, Governance, Pension Fund, Trustees

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Fiduciary Society Unleashed: The Road Ahead for the Financial Sector

Business Lawyer, Vol. 69, No. 4, pp. 1081-1116, August 2014, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 76/2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2014
Edward J. Waitzer and Douglas Sarro
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Fiduciary, Financial Sector Reform, Governance, Intergenerational Equity, Institutional Investors, Pension Funds, Prudent Person Standard

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Reconnecting the Financial Sector to the Real Economy: A Plan for Action

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Edward J. Waitzer and Douglas Sarro
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Collaboration Strategies, Fiduciary Law, Financial Sector Reform, Pension Fund, Social Utility

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Pension Fiduciaries and Public Responsibilities: Emerging Themes in the Law

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Sep 2013
Edward J. Waitzer and Douglas Sarro
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Fiduciary, Governance, Intergenerational Equity, Pension Fund, Prudent Person Standard, Social Norms

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Canada

GLOBAL BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS, James Featherby, ed., The European Lawyer Ltd., 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Aaron A. Dhir, Edward J. Waitzer, Aaron Fransen and Christen Daniels
Osgoode Hall Law School, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Law, Securities Law, Canada

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Paradigm Flaw in the Boardroom: Governance versus Management

Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11/2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Edward J. Waitzer and Alfredo Enrione
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and Universidad de los Andes, Chile - ESE Business School
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corporate governance, management, organisational capacity, sustainability