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Provincial appellate court cases in Canada

Canada - July 15 2022 Appellate courts are shaping the Canadian legal landscape through cases on timely issues that include the rights to privacy and expression, the…

Nadia Effendi, Antoine Gamache, Pierre N. Gemson, Mani Kakkar, Ashley Maciuk, Anaïs Bussières McNicoll, Tristan Miller, Mohit Sethi, Laura Thistle

SCC clarifies test for public interest standing in British Columbia v. Council of Canadians with Disabilities

Canada - June 28 2022 A recent Supreme Court of Canada decision in a case between British Columbia and the Council of Canadians with Disabilities will remove significant…

Joey Ahmadi, Nadia Effendi, Neda Foroughian, Pierre N. Gemson

In Sullivan, the SCC clarifies role of stare decisis in constitutional litigation

Canada - May 20 2022 The Supreme Court of Canada’s decisions in the companion appeals in R v. Brown1 (Brown) and R v. Sullivan2 (Sullivan) were released on May 13, 2022…

Anthony Cianfarani, Nadia Effendi, Pierre N. Gemson, Ashley Maciuk, Mohit Sethi

Supreme Court applies principles of reconciliation to advanced costs awards

Canada - March 21 2022 On March 18, 2022, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Anderson v Alberta (Attorney General), 2022 SCC 6, which considered the…

Lauren Daniel, Nadia Effendi, Erica McLachlan, Airianna Murdoch-Fyke

ESG claims: Managing risks and liabilities for Canadian businesses

Canada - March 11 2022 The concept of environmental, social and governance (ESG) has become almost ubiquitous. ESG generally refers to the environmental, social, and…

Roark Lewis, Rick Williams, George R. Wray