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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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August 17, 2015

Monique Jilesen was quoted in Law Times on August 17, 2015 on the Court of Appeal decision in Rea v. Wildeboer involving a public company where the specific allegations, essentially of insider trading or self-dealing, solely involved harm to the corporation as opposed to harming the specific interests of a shareholder.

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July 17, 2015

Shara Roy was quoted in the Lawyers Weekly on July 17, 2015 regarding the Alberta Securities Commission announcement that most orders and settlement agreements made by other securities commissions across Canada will "automatically take effect." 

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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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May 27, 2015

Monique Jilesen was quoted in Canadian Lawyer on May 27, 2015 regarding the recent Court of Appeal decision in Rea v. Wildeboer.

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March 30, 2015

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

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February 05, 2015

As of February 1, 2015, Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C. was re-appointed commissioner of the Ontario Securities Commission. For further information, see the Financial Post or the Ontario Securities Commission.

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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 29, 2014

Legal 500 Canada recommends Lenczner Slaght in Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment Law.

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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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November 13, 2014

Tom Curry was quoted in The Independent on November 13, 2014 on Barclays Bank v. Metcalfe & Mansfield (Devonshire Trust).

CASE

September 15, 2014

Counsel to the Applicant before the Ontario Securities Commission in a successful application to set aside a settlement agreement entered into by the Applicant with Market Regulation Services (now IIROC).  The approval of the settlement was based upon breaches of Universal Market Integrity Rules, which, in a subsequent IIROC hearing against another respondent were found not to have occurred.  The Ontario Securities Commission held that it would be manifestly unfair in the circumstances to allow the settlement agreement and settlement approval to stand.

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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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June 03, 2014

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

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June 02, 2014

Shara Roy was quoted in the June, 2014 issue of Canadian Lawyer Magazine.

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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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August 01, 2013

Peter Griffin, Linda Fuerst and David Quayat's successful representation of David Berry dismissing all charges brought against him under the Uniform Market Integrity Rules by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) is featured in the Financial Post.

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April 01, 2013

Lenczner Slaght lawyer appointed to the Securities Proceedings Advisory Committee (SPAC).

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February 13, 2013

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

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February 01, 2013

Alan Lenczner has been named a commissioner of the Ontario Securities Commission effective February 1, 2013.

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May 29, 2012

Recognized by Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as leading practitioners.

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September 14, 2011

Tom Curry, Monique Jilesen and Brendan Gray, counsel to Devonshire Trust, successfully defended against a $1.2 billion claim by Barclays Bank PLC.

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September 13, 2011

Tom Curry, Monique Jilesen and Brendan Gray, counsel to Devonshire Trust, successfully defended against a $1.2 billion claim by Barclays Bank PLC.

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May 01, 2010

Linda L. Fuerst quoted extensively in recent Law Times article on a national securities regulator.