Sept. 21, 2020 - Overview Strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPPs) are lawsuits that are intended not to seek justice, but instead to intimidate and silence critics. Regardless of the merits of its underlying claim, a well-heeled plaintiff is often able to drag the critic through costly and...
Davies Litigators Named in Benchmark Litigation’s 40 & Under List and Top 50 Women in Canada
Benchmark Canada has recognized four Davies litigators as among the best in their field for 2020.
Chantelle Cseh, Julie Girard and Léon Moubayed have been named in Benchmark’s fifth annual 40 & Under Hot List, which profiles the country’s most notable up-and-coming litigators who stand out in their respective communities.
Cara Cameron has been named in the eighth edition of Benchmark’s Top 50 Women in Canada, which recognizes the top female litigators who have “earned their place by participating in some of the most impactful litigation matters in recent history, as well as by earning the hard-won respect of their peers and clients.”
Widely known for its technical expertise and courtroom prowess at both the trial and the appellate levels, Davies’ Dispute Resolution team is consistently at the centre of Canada’s most high-stakes commercial disputes. Learn more about our Litigation work.
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Sept. 10, 2020 - Across the globe, courts are rapidly adapting their practices and procedures, initially in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and now to the gradual resumption of activities and easing of restrictions. As Canadian provinces gradually move toward reopening, courts have also begun to reopen their...