Jan. 22, 2020 - In a decision handed down on December 9, 2019,1 the Québec Superior Court stressed the importance of keeping the identity of whistleblowers and their statements confidential in the context of investigations into wrongdoing within a public body. Confidentiality can be lifted only when there are serious...
Davies Receives Top Ranking in Litigation by Benchmark Canada 2018
Davies has once again earned the top distinction of “Highly Recommended” in both Ontario and Québec in the 2018 edition of Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys, with 21 of the firm’s lawyers recognized as Litigation Stars across 10 practice areas.
The guide also identifies Davies as a “Regional Powerhouse,” stating, “Davies litigators can hold their own against anyone, and all of them still have plenty of future ahead of them – that even includes the more senior people.”
Published annually, Benchmark Canada identifies the leading Canadian litigation firms and lawyers through an extensive research process, including in-depth interviews with litigators and their clients.
Jan. 14, 2020 - The Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) recently rendered its much-awaited decisions in Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) v Vavilov and companion appeals. Upon granting leave to appeal, the SCC had announced that these appeals would “provide an opportunity to consider the nature and...