MEDIA COVERAGE

March 01, 2015

Naomi Loewith and Ian MacLeod win a significant jury verdict for a female high school student with developmental disabilities who was sexually assaulted. Lenczner Slaght acted pro bono in the action against the Thames Valley District School Board, which was responsible for supervising the student and for complying with its duties after the assault. The jury concluded that the Board had failed to meet the standard of care in dealing with the aftermath of the assault. 

MEDIA COVERAGE

January 23, 2015

William McDowell was quoted on behalf of Mr. Michael DeGroote in the Globe and Mail and the National Post on January 23, 2015 regarding the bitter dispute over a US$112-million investment in Caribbean casinos which placed one of Canada's wealthiest businessmen, at the centre of bizarre accusations of Mafia exploitation, death threats and fraud.

NEWS RELEASE

September 10, 2014

Canada's leading litigation practice grows to 53 lawyers.

NEWS RELEASE

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.

CASE

June 02, 2014

Counsel to the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario in an application and subsequent appeal against respondent organizations and individuals for declarations that the respondents breached the Regulated Health Professions Act.  Interim injunctions obtained against the respondents.

CASE

May 27, 2014

Counsel to the interveners, Canada's six largest accounting firms, on an appeal before the Supreme Court of Canada over whether a partner is an employee of a partnership for the purposes of human rights legislation. 

NEWS RELEASE

January 28, 2014

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

NEWS RELEASE

February 13, 2013

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

MEDIA COVERAGE

February 08, 2013

Paul-Erik Veel's article on the topic appeared in the Toronto Star on February 8, 2013.

MEDIA COVERAGE

February 03, 2013

Alan Lenczner and Andrew Parley's successful representation of Toronto Mayor, Rob Ford, in the application brought against him alleging that he breached the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act is featured in the Financial Post.

NEWS RELEASE

May 29, 2012

Recognized by Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as leading practitioners.

MEDIA COVERAGE

April 17, 2012

Ian Binnie, Q.C. speaks to Heather Hiscox on CBC News Now about the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

MEDIA COVERAGE

April 13, 2012

Ian Binnie, Q.C. speaks to Evan Soloman on CBC's radio show The House and shares his thoughts on the impact of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, mandatory minimums and judicial activism.

MEDIA COVERAGE

May 23, 2010

Mississauga Inquiry set to begin with William C. McDowell as Commission Counsel.

MEDIA COVERAGE

December 14, 2009

"Mississauga Judicial Inquiry - "a great deal remains unknown" William C. McDowell. The City of Mississauga Judicial Inquiry opened on Monday, December 14, 2009, and is now adjourned for preparatory investigative work. The Inquiry is to resume no later than March 1, 2010.

MEDIA COVERAGE

November 13, 2009

William C. McDowell has been appointed as Commission Counsel, and Naomi D. Loewith has been named Associate Commission Counsel, to the judicial inquiry to be conducted into the potential conflicts of interest with respect to the City of Mississauga's purchase of lands within the City Centre.