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By Daphne Hooper
The world of marketing and advertising has evolved – last year, U.S. companies spent an estimated $13.5 billion on social media marketing alone.
By Kenneth Dekker
In its unanimous decision in Lavender v. Miller Bernstein LLP released on September 5, 2018, the Court of Appeal for Ontario made it clear that notwithstanding the liability imposed by the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC") in the recent auditor's negligence case of Livent v. Deloitte & Touche.
By Michael Binetti, Jacob Millar, Masiel Matus, David N. Vaillancourt, Fiona Campbell, Kyle Taylor
Shortly after his election in June 2018, Ontario Premier Doug Ford convinced his colleagues in the Ontario Legislature to pass Bill 5, a law reducing the size of Toronto City Council from 47 wards to 25 to match Provincial and Federal ridings.
By Michael Binetti
Shortly after his election in June 2018, Ontario Premier Doug Ford convinced his colleagues in the Ontario Legislature to pass Bill 5, a law reducing the size of Toronto City Council from 47 wards to 25 to match Provincial and Federal ridings.
By Jacob Millar
The Ontario Court of Appeal recently released a handful of new opinions about the application of Ontario's Anti-SLAPP legislation.
By Michael Binetti
In the case of Weenen v. Biadi, the Ontario Court of Appeal was faced with a request from the law firm of a successful plaintiff that its outstanding legal fees should be paid before any payments could be made to the plaintiff by the defendant.
By Masiel Matus
The Court of Appeal recently upheld the stay of a proposed shareholder class action for lack of jurisdiction.
By David N. Vaillancourt, Michael Binetti, Fiona Campbell
Affleck Greene McMurtry lawyers David Vaillancourt, Michael Binetti, and Fiona Campbell were co-authors of the Canada Chapter of the 11th edition of The Private Competition Enforcement Review."
By David N. Vaillancourt
The Court of Appeal for Ontario recently rejected a home buyer's attempt to rescind a real estate deal on the grounds that the house in question had previously been used as a marijuana grow-op.
By Kyle Taylor
In overturning a lower court decision, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled that TD Bank and BMO would be added as defendants in a price fixing class action against major banks.
By Annie (Qurrat-ul-ain) Tayyab
The WTO has recently ruled against Canada in a dispute started by Brazil, which alleges that Bombardier Inc.'s C-Series aircrafts are receiving unfair subsidies from the Canadian government.
By Annie (Qurrat-ul-ain) Tayyab
The Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to hear an appeal from TELUS Communications Inc. in a class action that alleges that TELUS overcharged customers by rounding up calls...
By Meredith Hayward
This case arose out of the OSC's administrative proceedings against five individuals, including Miller and Cheng.
By Masiel Matus
Mark Lowman and Dave Jarrett made a website for a new company created for a waste to energy project that planned to be listed on the stock exchange in the future.
By Kenneth Dekker
Part XXIII.1 of the Ontario Securities Act creating a statutory cause of action for misrepresentation for purchasers of securities on the secondary market (i.e. a stock market) was enacted more than 13 years ago to much fanfare.
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