Jeffrey S. Leon

Jeffrey S. Leon

Bennett Jones LLP

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The Test for Leave under Part XXIII.1: Ambiguity Remains

Ontario's statutory regime for secondary market liability came into effect in 2006 as a result of amendments to the Securities Act (Ontario) (OSA), which created a statutory cause of action for deficient market disclosure....more

8/21/2013 - Canada Ontario Securities Act Secondary Markets

Not on the Rink in My Backyard - Ontario Court Rejects Bid to Enforce Ecuadorian Judgment Against Chevron Corp.

It is well-known that for 20 years Chevron Corp. has been engaged in litigation with residents of the Lago Agrio region of Ecuador over alleged environmental and health damage arising out of oil exploration activities by...more

5/22/2013 - Canada Chevron Enforcement Foreign Jurisdictions Multinationals

There is a Border in Cross-Border Proceedings - NASDAQ Purchasers Excluded from Ontario Class in IMAX

Those who have been following the progress of the securities class action saga of Silver v. IMAX will be interested to note that another decision in the long-running case has been released. On March 19, Justice van Rensburg...more

4/3/2013 - Canada Class Action Class Certification Cross-Border IMAX Nasdaq

Avoiding Self-Incrimination in Canada: The Overlap of Criminal and Civil Proceedings Has a New Frontier

It is increasingly common for counsel to find themselves dealing with a civil action in which one party may be facing criminal or regulatory sanctions arising from the same events underlying the civil action. For example, a...more

12/18/2012 - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms Evidence Self-Incrimination Use-Immunity

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