NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2020 -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized stockholder rights law firm, has launched an investigation into whether the board members of Norbord Inc. (NYSE: OSB) breached their fiduciary duties or violated the federal securities laws in connection with the company’s acquisition by West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (Other OTC: WFTBF).

Before COVID-19, the holiday season was marked by large family gatherings, big shopping trips and, of course, an increase in the need for brown boxes. This year, box demand for ecommerce has been on the rise since March—which means Santa is a bit late to the 2020 corrugated party. 

A recent article by Bill Phillips in the Prince George Daily News describes how about 50 people gathered outside the Ministry of Forests District Office in Prince George (Nov. 12) to protest spraying herbicides on B.C. forests by Canfor.

The Union County Quorum Court voted to back Resolute Forest Products with a grant application to the state to purchase equipment for the local sawmill formerly owned by Conifex and Georgia Pacific, which Resolute Forest Products purchased in February.

November 18, 2020 (Vancouver, BC) – The BC First Nations Forestry Council (the ‘Forestry Council’) has released its submission to the province laying out 20 recommendations from First Nations to inform proposed changes to the Forest & Range Practices Act (FRPA), Land Use Planning, and the development of a new strategy for old growth management that reflects First Nations’ values.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. and Norbord Inc. today announced that they have entered into a strategic business combination pursuant to which West Fraser, a leading North American diversified wood products company will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Norbord, the world's largest OSB producer, in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately C$4.0 billion (US $3.1 billion).

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Nov. 20, 2020 - Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in eco-friendly recycling, packaging and hygiene solutions, is the winner of two 2020 CTAQ Food Innovation Awards for its unique product in North America: a 100% recycled and recyclable thermoformed cardboard tray.

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