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David Vaillancourt addressed House of Commons Committee about Competitiveness in Canada

AGM partner David Vaillancourt appeared before the House of Commons of Canada’s Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology in view of its study of Competitiveness in Canada. The Committee has undertaken a study into competitiveness in Canada including the permit economy, reform of the Competition Act and any other matter relating to competition. The meeting was held on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. Click here for a link to the replay of the Webcast. David’s submissions begin at the 11:12:00 mark. Questions to David are found at the 11:41:00, 11:56:40, 12:25:00, 12:33:00, 12:47:30, and 12:48:50 marks About AGM Our team ... [more] Full article

Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP Welcomes Masiel Matus To The Partners’ Table

Leading litigation firm Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP (AGM) is honoured to welcome Masiel Matus to the Partnership. Masiel joined the firm as an articling student and quickly proved herself to ... [more] Full article

Michael Binetti named to Who’s Who Legal (WWL) Canada – Competition 2020

Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP is pleased to announce that Michael Binetti was named to the Canada – Competition 2020 edition of Who’s Who Legal (WWL). WWL says: Michael Binetti displays ... [more] Full article


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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. Michael’s peers and clients have commented that Michael is an “excellent and creative lawyer,” “finds unique solutions to complex problems,” and that “Michael gets it and knows how to win.”

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Kenneth A. Dekker

Kenneth A. Dekker

Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

Kenneth 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. Over more than two decades, Ken has litigated noteworthy cases in a range of fields that include class action defence, securities and broker-dealer litigation and regulatory defence, corporate and shareholder disputes (including oppression and winding up cases), defamation, civil fraud litigation, disputes over contracts, injunctions, professional liability litigation, employment litigation and cross-border litigation issues. Ken has appeared before all levels of courts in Ontario, including the Ontario Court of Justice, the Superior Court of Justice, the Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal for Ontario, as well as before the Supreme Court of Canada. Ken also represents and advises clients in regulatory matters before the Investment Industry Organization of Canada (IIROC), the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (MFDA) and the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC). Ken has been recognized for Corporate and Commercial Litigation by Best Lawyers of Canada and has been given the highest available rating of AV, or pre-eminent, by his peers on Martindale-Hubbell.

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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. Peter acts as counsel for insurance companies on professional liability, E&O claims, Director's and Officer's liability, and surety, fidelity and dishonesty bond claims. He has particular expertise in securities litigation and Regulatory Hearing, and has acted for Canada's largest investment firms. He regularly acts as defence counsel in large Class Actions before the courts in Ontario, and before national and provincial Regulatory agencies, boards and tribunals. Peter is regularly involved in large product liability and construction contract cases involving Construction Liens or Surety Bonds.

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