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Survey report highlights challenges and solutions for family violence cases in Nova Scotia courts

Survey report highlights challenges and solutions for family violence cases in Nova Scotia courts

The report found that some justice system personnel lacked understanding of family violence

Tracy Davis appointed as Assistant Chief Justice of the Alberta Court of Justice

Tracy Davis appointed as Assistant Chief Justice of the Alberta Court of Justice

She has served as Crown prosecutor for Alberta Justice and the Public Prosecution Service of Canada

Ontario Court of Appeal orders tobacco exporter to disclose financial records in estate case

Ontario Court of Appeal orders tobacco exporter to disclose financial records in estate case

The documents were necessary for valuating the deceased co-founder's estate

Quebec Court approves clarifying affidavit, denies broader evidence in price-fixing class action

Quebec Court approves clarifying affidavit, denies broader evidence in price-fixing class action

The court stressed the need for relevant evidence at the authorization stage of a class action

Proposed competition law change could toughen merger review process: Stikeman Elliott's Peter Flynn

Proposed competition law change could toughen merger review process: Stikeman Elliott's Peter Flynn

Change would shift burden to prove merger isn't anti-competitive for deals above certain threshold

Federal Court of Appeal sets hearings for transportation, environmental law cases

Federal Court of Appeal sets hearings for transportation, environmental law cases

Federal court cases this week include intellectual property