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Ontario Superior Court


 

Judgment granted in Ontario’s first environmental tort class action

In a judgment released last July in Smith v. Inco. the Ontario Superior Court recently decided Ontario’s first-ever environmental tort class action judgment by awarding an estimated $36 million to ... [more] Full article

Recent Ontario cases highlight the scope of the oppression remedy – and its limitations

While the corporate oppression remedy is a broad remedy that can provide relief to a wide range of shareholders and certain other stakeholders harmed when a corporation is run contrary to their reasonable expectations, it will not provide relief to arm’s length contracting parties who later find that their contract does not give them the protection they want. [more] Full article

Class action attacks “economic effect” of DuPont’s prices

Canada's first vertical price maintenance class action certified against DuPont

Canada’s first class action alleging vertical price maintenance may have far reaching consequences for Canadian manufacturers and distributors. [more] Full article

Whose book of business is it, anyway?

Confusion reigns on “ownership” of investment firm clients

There are few, if any, legal issues affecting the investment industry that are more cloudy and less certain than whether investment firm clients belong to the investment advisor or to ... [more] Full article