- Posts by Andrea SamAssociate
Andrea is a lawyer in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group.
Andrea practices general commercial litigation with a focus on disputes relating to the power, energy and oil sectors. Andrea also has experience in securities ...
A recent decision from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench raises the issue of whether similar fact evidence may be useful in a limitations defence.
In Capital Power PPA Management Inc. v. TransAlta Corporation, 2018 ABQB 1036, Justice Rooke summarily dismissed Capital Power’s action on limitation grounds.
Capital Power and TransAlta were parties to the (now ...
The June 20, 2018 Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta decision in Dow Chemical Canada ULC v. NOVA Chemicals Corporation, 2018 ABQB 482, caused headlines as a result of the more than $1.3 billion damages award. The decision should also cause some reflection to operators on their duties to facility co-owners, even where the operating agreement excludes a fiduciary duty.
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