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Competition Law Review

Our review of developments in competition law in Canada over the past twelve months. Full article

Cheerios: Download a coupon, lose your right to sue

A recent New York Times article warned consumers that by clicking "Like" on the Facebook page of General Mills, the maker of Cheerios and other products, they would be agreeing to limit themselves to resolve disputes with the company through informal emails or binding arbitration. Full article

Supreme Court to decide if French-language school in Vancouver worse than English-language schools

A group of Vancouver parents of children attending a French-language public school in Vancouver have persuaded the Supreme Court of Canada to hear their case. At issue is whether or [...] Full article

Kobo Obtains Stay of Ebooks Settlement

The ebooks settlement reached between the Competition Bureau and four major ebook publishers has been stayed pending the determination of a challenge brought by ebook retailer Kobo Inc. to the [...] Full article

Aldo can sue MasterCard in Ontario, court rules

A choice of forum clause will generally not be enforced against a non-party to the contract containing the clause, the Ontario Court of Appeal held in a recent decision arising [...] Full article


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Freight Companies in an Ocean of Trouble

Ocean freight companies ECU Line Canada Inc. and Overseas Container Forwarding Inc.,  and two of [...]

Loblaws Agrees to Sell Stores to Acquire Shoppers

Loblaw Companies Limited agreed to sell 18 retail stores and 9 pharmacies, as well as [...]

DRAM class action settlements

DRAM, which stands for dynamic random access memory, is a type of memory chip used [...]

OSC announces “no-contest” settlement program

The Ontario Securities Commission decided it will now settle enforcement proceedings in some cases without requiring admissions of fault (announced on [...]
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Donald S. Affleck, Q.C.

Donald S. Affleck, Q.C.

Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

Don, a certified Specialist in Civil Litigation by the Law Society of Upper Canada, is widely recognized as one of Canada's foremost competition law practitioners.

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    Michael Binetti

    Michael Binetti

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Michael Binetti, a partner of the firm, brings a proven litigation background plus extensive experience in arguing both trials and appeals. He has demonstrated his strategic legal capability and expertise in wide-ranging areas of litigation, including business and construction disputes, fraud, employment law, competition investigations, private competition actions, elections law and dealing with municipal and government regulators.

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    Michelle E. Booth

    Michelle E. Booth

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Michelle's skills and practice expertise extend to commercial litigation, civil litigation, class actions, and employment, administrative and competition law.

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    Fiona Campbell

    Fiona Campbell

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Fiona brings strong legal research and writing skills in the areas of commercial litigation, securities and insurance law.

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    Kenneth A. Dekker

    Kenneth A. Dekker

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Kenneth (Ken) Dekker, a partner of the firm, is a successful trial and appellate lawyer who is valued by his clients as a resourceful and practical litigation counsel. With more than 12 years of experience, Ken has appeared before all levels of courts in Ontario, including the Superior Court of Justice, the Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal for Ontario, as well as before the Supreme Court of Canada.

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    The Hon. David C. Dingwall, P.C., Q.C.

    The Hon. David C. Dingwall, P.C., Q.C.

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Distinguished Visiting Professor, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University and Host of the Ryerson Negotiation Project; David is highly regarded for his substantial, in-depth experience in both the private and public sectors, at both the national and international level. He has engaged in business activities throughout Canada and the United States, as well as Australia, China, Japan, Sweden, Israel, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, and Barbados, to name but a few.

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    Matthew Gibson

    Matthew Gibson

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Matthew Gibson is a valued addition to the AGM team with his hands-on experience in the litigation arena. Matthew's practice focus is commercial and civil litigation, administrative law and employment law.

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    Peter R. Greene

    Peter R. Greene

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Peter is a widely recognized and renowned litigator with substantial expertise in high profile and complex Commercial Litigation at the trial and appellate levels.

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    Meredith Hayward

    Meredith Hayward

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Meredith has earned an impressive reputation for her skill and abilities in Commercial Litigation and Administrative Law, appearing at all levels of court in Ontario, before the British Columbia Court of Appeal, and before the Supreme Court of Canada.

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    Kathryn L. Knight

    Kathryn L. Knight

    Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

    Ms. Knight brings over two decades of high profile, complex commercial litigation experience, appearing at every level of the Ontario Courts, Boards and Tribunals, at both the trial and appellate level. Ms. Knight is an accomplished litigator with extensive experience in Securities Litigation, Mining Litigation, Forestry Litigation, Railroad Litigation, Automobile Manufacturer Litigation, Insurance Litigation including Directors’ and Officers’ Liability, and Defamation, Civil Fraud, and Injunctions.

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      Masiel A. Matus

      Masiel A. Matus

      Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

      Masiel Matus consistently demonstrates strong knowledge and ability in the areas of commercial litigation, class action defence, employment and competition law. Masiel has provided diligent case management and litigation support in several complex litigation trials, making her a trusted and valued member of the Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP team.

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      W. Michael G. Osborne

      W. Michael G. Osborne

      Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

      Michael is a respected and practised litigator who acts for and advises parties in a wide range of competition matters, a variety of commercial disputes, including contractual disputes, shareholders' disputes, commercial fraud, and employment matters, and also in administrative law and constitutional issues. Michael has been admitted as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK). Michael is a frequent contributor to newsletters published by the ABA's Anti-trust Section, The Litigator and often quoted by The Financial Post, The Lawyer's Weekly, Lexpert Magazine and other publications of interest to the legal community.

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      Kyle J. Peterson

      Kyle J. Peterson

      Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

      Kyle's commercial litigation and advocacy practice offers particular expertise in securities, insurance, construction and employment disputes.

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      Christopher Somerville

      Christopher Somerville

      Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

      Chris Somerville demonstrates broad-ranging skills and knowledge in the areas of commercial and civil litigation, securities and employment law.

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