July 03, 2020 - The Supreme Court of Canada has released its highly anticipated decision in Uber Technologies Inc. v David Heller (Uber), ruling that a proposed class action on behalf of Uber drivers can proceed despite an arbitration clause contained in the standard form agreement between drivers...
Benchmark Canada Honours Davies Litigation Team
Benchmark Canada held its fifth annual awards ceremony on February 23 at the Park Hyatt Yorkville in Toronto. Our firm was honoured with the following four awards for outstanding achievements in litigation:
- Guy Du Pont – Hall of Fame award
- Stéphane Eljarrat – White-Collar Crime/Enforcement Litigator of the Year
- Competition Firm of the Year
- Impact Case of the Year for Catalyst Capital Group Inc. v West Face Capital Inc., in which Davies represented West Face Capital
Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys covers the litigation and disputes market in Canada. The guide’s results are the culmination of a four-month research period that includes extensive interviews with litigators and their clients.
June 17, 2020 - Translation in progress. Dans l’affaire Maltais c. Procureure générale du Québec, 2020 QCCA 715, la Cour d’appel du Québec (la « Cour ») a rendu un arrêt important en matière de responsabilité de l’État. Cet arrêt clarifie l’applicabilité au gouvernement du régime de...