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The Litigator
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THE LITIGATOR

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Silver v. IMAX


 

Class Curtailed – U.S. Settlement Results in Significant Amendment to Class Definition in IMAX

Plaintiff class action lawyers were unable to convince the Divisional Court to grant leave to appeal an earlier decision of the Superior Court of Justice in which Justice van Rensberg significantly reduced the size of the plaintiff class in Silver v. IMAX. [more] Full article

The Show Goes on for IMAX: Landmark Class Action

A big reversal just happened in the fast-moving world of securities class action litigation. In the last eight months, it seemed that the Ontario Superior Court, the Ontario Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada were all hitting the brakes on securities class actions. [more] Full article

Appeal court refuses to reconsider shareholder class action certification

The Divisional Court has recently denied the Imax Corporation and certain of its directors leave to appeal a lower court decision that gave a green light to a class action lawsuit by certain of IMAX’s former shareholders. [more] Full article