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...
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.
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...