The operation of independence in relation to privilege is uncertain due to different approaches by courts at first instance.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
The Court ordered the AMF to return all the material in question, pointing out that, until charges are laid, the retention of what is seized during an investigation must be periodically reviewed by the court.
McLeish Orlando LLP
In an action with multiple defendants, some may be prepared to settle the plaintiff's claims and some may not.
Bennett Jones LLP
Litigation privilege may continue to protect documents created for one lawsuit from being disclosed in a second, related lawsuit...
Aird & Berlis LLP
The Quebec Court of Appeal's unanimous decision in Gestion Éric Savard1 reaffirms the super-priority ranking of CCAA2 DIP financing3 over regular unpaid post-filing obligations
Aird & Berlis LLP
On October 10, 2019, the Supreme Court of British Columbia (the "BCSC" or the "Court") released its decision in 8640025 Canada Inc. (Re)...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
For many decades, the standard of review of a commercial arbitration decision on appeal to a court has been reasonableness. There are good policy reasons for this.
The end product of every litigation is a judgment which determines the right and obligations of the parties in respect of the cause of action subject to the right to appeal.
Yargıtay İçtihadı Birleştirme Büyük Genel Kurulu ("Genel Kurul"), bir miktar para alacağının faiz ile birlikte tahsiline karar verilmesinin talep edildiği kısmi davayı inceledi.
General Assembly on the Unification of Judgments of Court of Cassation has recently evaluated a partial lawsuit, where a collection of a pecuniary claim with its interest is requested.
The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in the case of Fearn & Others v The Board of Trustees of the Tate Gallery, ...
The recent Court of Appeal decision in Civil Aviation Authority v. R (on the application of Jet2.com Ltd) has clarified the test for legal advice privilege (LAP).
Ropes & Gray LLP
On February 7, 2020, the Tenth Circuit affirmed summary judgment for the defendant in United States ex rel Janssen v Lawrence Memorial Hospital, __ F.3d __ (2020).
The False Claims Act can impose liability upon a defendant who receives government funds after misrepresenting its compliance with a legal requirement that is material.
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Duane Morris LLP
In an opinion filed on the last day of 2019, the California Court of Appeal, Third District, reversed a trial court's holding that an additional insured was not bound by an arbitration agreement
Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C.
In HVLPO2, LLC, v. Oxygen Frog, LLC, [2019-1649] (February 5, 2020), the Federal Circuit reversed and remanded the district court's determination that U.S.
Proskauer Rose LLP
On January 31, 2020, Chief United States District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller enjoined California from enforcing AB 51.
Despite recent concerns about foreign influences on United States education and research, cross-border contracts continue apace.