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March 30, 2016

Canada's leading litigation practice recognized in tier one for 14 consecutive years.

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February 04, 2016

Canada's leading litigation practice once again tops the list of litigation firms in the 2016 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

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January 11, 2016

Canada's leading litigation practice acted as counsel on the top case in Lexpert's annual ranking

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December 08, 2015

Recognition of Lenczner Slaght lawyers as Canada's Leading Cross-Border Litigators Endures

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August 24, 2015

Half of the firm's lawyers are ranked as leading practitioners and three named "Lawyer of the Year" in the latest Best Lawyers Directory.

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June 25, 2015

Recognized by Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as leading practitioners.

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June 19, 2015

Monique Jilesen was quoted on the decision in the Nortel Networks Corporation case both by the Lawyers Weekly on June 19, 2015 and the July issue of Bottom Line Newspaper published by Lexis Nexis Canada Inc.

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June 01, 2015

Lawrence Thacker was quoted in Law Times on June 1, 2015 in relation to the recent ruling granting carriage to a group of law firms in the Barrick Gold Corp. class action.

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May 27, 2015

Lawrence Thacker was quoted in the Financial Post on May 27, 2015 in relation to the issue of mass tort litigation as an alternative to class actions.

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April 22, 2015

Rebecca Jones is quoted in the April 20, 2015 issue of Law Times on summary judgements and class actions.

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April 20, 2015

Anne Posno was quoted in the April 20, 2015 issue of Law Times on privacy class actions.

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April 02, 2015

Canada's leading litigation practice remains highly regarded for 13 consecutive years.

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March 30, 2015

13 Lenczner Slaght lawyers recognized in the 2015 Benchmark Litigation Directory.

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March 09, 2015

Alan J. Lenczner and Brendan Morrison were featured in the Fall/Winter issue of the University of Toronto's UTLaw Alumni Magazine regarding the Yaiguaje et al. v. Chevron Corporation et al. case.

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January 06, 2015

Canada's leading litigation practice is once again ranked #1 in The 2015 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

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December 18, 2014

14 Lenczner Slaght litigators ranked in Lexpert 2014 Guide to the Leading U.S/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada.

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December 11, 2014

Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C. was quoted in the Toronto Star on December 11, 2014 regarding Yaiguaje et al. v. Chevron Corporation et al. 

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October 03, 2014

Lawrence Thacker was quoted in the October 3, issue of the Lawyers Weekly published by LexisNexis Canada Inc.

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September 19, 2014

Lawrence Thacker was quoted in the Financial Post on September 19, 2014 in relation to a Supreme Court of Canada decision on whether provincial consumer protection legislation applies to federally regulated financial institutions.

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September 10, 2014

Canada's leading litigation practice grows to 53 lawyers.

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September 01, 2014

Monique Jilesen was quoted in the September 1, 2014 issue of Law Times regarding overtime cases in Ontario.

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August 31, 2014

Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C. was quoted in the August, 2014 issue of EcoAmericas Magazine regarding Yaiguaje et al. v. Chevron Corporation et al. 

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August 27, 2014

Nearly half of the firm's 49 lawyers are ranked as leading practitioners and two named "Lawyer of the Year" in the latest Best Lawyers Directory.

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July 09, 2014

Mark Veneziano was quoted in the July, 2014 issue of Lexpert - the Business Magazine for Lawyers.

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June 23, 2014

Counsel to the defendant Canadian Wheat Board in a class proceeding by former producers seeking $15 billion in the Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench. Successfully moved to strike allegation made by the plaintiffs.

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June 03, 2014

Canada's leading litigation practice continues to add new names to the list.

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May 28, 2014

Mark Veneziano was quoted in the Financial Post on May 28, 2014 following his interview with Drew Hasselback.

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May 28, 2014

Lawrence E. Thacker was quoted in the Financial Post on May 28, 2014 following his interview with Julius Melnitzer.

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April 24, 2014

Lawrence Thacker was quoted in this Financial Post article on April 23, 2014.

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March 25, 2014

Canada's leading litigation practice remains in Band 1 for 12th consecutive year.

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January 28, 2014

Canada's leading litigation practice grows to 20 partners with newest additions.

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January 21, 2014

Canada's leading litigation practice is once again ranked #1 in The 2014 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

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January 13, 2014

Ten of the firm's lawyers are ranked in the year-end Lexpert 2013 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada. 

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December 17, 2013

Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C. and Brendan F. Morrison act for villagers from Ecuador's rainforest which filed a lawsuit in Canada against Chevron to compel the company to comply with an $18.3 billion (U.S.) court judgment obtained in Ecuador for oil pollution in the Amazon.

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June 05, 2013

Lawrence Thacker is quoted in this article on Class Actions in the Financial Post on June 5, 2013.

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February 13, 2013

Canada's leading litigation practice also wins two national impact cases.

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February 05, 2013

Lenczner Slaght received the Class Action Law Firm of the Year Award.

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August 15, 2012

Ronald Slaght successfully represented the Department of National Revenue in a $500-million class-action lawsuit by tobacco farmers.

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May 30, 2012

Lawrence E. Thacker comments in the National Post on the right of class members to opt-out in class action litigation.

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May 29, 2012

Recognized by Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as leading practitioners.

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September 15, 2010

Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C. appeals first environmental class action trial decision, read article from the Financial Post.

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December 16, 2009

Glenn Smith is quoted in the Financial Post regarding class actions as a means to recover lost money.

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December 02, 2009

While companies might not be able to prevent class action litigation, Ronald G. Slaght, Q.C. encourages a proactive approach to minimize liability.