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 and...
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.
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...