On September 4, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada issued its decision in Chevron Corp v Yaiguaje, 2015 SCC 42. In a unanimous decision, the Court dismissed Chevron’s appeal, holding that Canadian courts have jurisdiction to enforce a foreign judgment whether or not the original dispute or the parties to it had any connection to Canada. The decision will have far-reaching ...
Recently, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled that Conrad Black could proceed with six internet based libel actions in Ontario (Black v. Breeden, 2010 ONCA 547). The claims are based upon an investigation into Lord Black’s conduct as chairman of Hollinger that was published on the Hollinger website. The Defendants are directors, advisors and a vice president of Hollinger.
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