Litigation

Convicted person has right to lesser of two punishments existing at time of commission or sentencing

Convicted person has right to lesser of two punishments existing at time of commission or sentencing

Majority of court finds that s. 11(1) of Charter confers binary, not global right

True North and Rebel News seek judicial review on press accreditation denial for debates

True North and Rebel News seek judicial review on press accreditation denial for debates

Right-wing media outlets had Federal Court overrule decision by Leaders’ Debates Commission

Police liable for battery, unlawful arrest in Caledonia counter-protest, says SCC

Police liable for battery, unlawful arrest in Caledonia counter-protest, says SCC

Top court says police can’t arrest those acting lawfully to prevent a breach of peace

SCC rules that class actions in lawsuits against tech giants can proceed

SCC rules that class actions in lawsuits against tech giants can proceed

Ruling clarifies limitation period for discoverability rule, allows umbrella purchasers to join class

Supreme Court of Canada set to hear appeals in Winnipeg

Supreme Court of Canada set to hear appeals in Winnipeg

Fall roster includes plans to travel for the first time in the top court’s history

Digital privacy evolves in class actions

Digital privacy evolves in class actions

With two recent failed digital privacy class-action certifications, litigators say certification is becoming a higher hurdle to pass