Oct. 08, 2019 - The Québec Superior Court (QSC) recently struck down as unconstitutional back-to-work legislation (Bill 1271) aimed at the Québec government’s advocates and notaries. The decision, released on September 18, 2019, builds on the recent case law of the Supreme Court of Canada which declared that the...
Davies Litigation Team Scores Top Ranking in Benchmark Canada 2019
Davies’ award-winning Litigation team has again been recognized for its outstanding advocacy and unrivalled track record of client success in the 2019 edition of Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys, earning the top distinction of “Highly Recommended” in both Ontario and Québec.
Twenty of our lawyers were recognized as Litigation Stars across 10 practice areas in this year’s guide, with partners Bill Brock, Guy Du Pont and Kent Thomson being named among the top 50 trial lawyers in the country.
The results are a testament to the exceptional talent of our Litigation team, which continues to produce winning results for our clients, both inside and outside the courtroom.
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.
Sept. 24, 2019 - The Supreme Court of Canada has released its long-awaited decision in two companion appeals that have significant implications for class actions alleging conduct that contravenes the criminal provisions found in Part VI of the Competition Act (Act). In its decision in Pioneer Corporation...