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...
ROB/Lexpert Special Edition Recognizes Davies’ Dominance in Litigation
The ROB/Lexpert Special Report – Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers has named 17 Davies partners among the best litigators in the country.
Widely known for its technical expertise and courtroom prowess at both the trial and the appellate levels, Davies’ litigation group is consistently at the centre of Canada’s most high-stakes commercial disputes. Our recent notable work includes representing TransAlta in defending “public interest” proceedings initiated by Mangrove Partners before the Ontario Securities Commission and Alberta Securities Commission, and acting for Rogers Communications Inc. in the appeal of the Québec Privacy Commissioner’s decision that would prohibit Rogers from using any personal information to take credit verifications and fraud prevention measures.
Published annually in the December issue of Report on Business, Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers profiles Lexpert-ranked lawyers in several areas of business-related litigation.
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...