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Fraud Claims in Business Transaction Litigation

Fraud in business transactions is on the rise in the province of Ontario, Canada. Litigating business transaction claims involving fraud requires an understanding of complex aspects of legal procedure, contract and tort law. …more

| Business Organizations, Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies,...

Financial Expert Witnesses in Business Litigation

Business litigation is usually about numbers. The damages, value, financial analysis and appraisal you need to prove your case will often require the opinion of an independent financial expert such as a business valuator,…more

| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Business...

Liability of Directors in Canada – An Excerpt

This article is an excerpt of the Canada Chapter of International Liability of Corporate Directors, 2nd edition, published by Juris Publishing in February 2013. This excerpt excludes numerous aspects of the full chapter,…more

| Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Business Torts,...

The Role of Arbitration in International Business

International commercial arbitration is the most common method for resolving disputes arising from agreements between businesses in different countries. In this detailed presentation, Igor Ellyn, QC, an experienced…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Business Organizations, Civil...

Orders and Awards in Arbitration Proceedings

In this paper, Toronto lawyers Evelyn Perez Youssoufian and Orie Niedzviecki discuss the impact of an important case in the commercial arbitration and the supervision of arbitration by the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario, …more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies,...

Effective Advocacy in Commercial Arbitration

Commercial arbitration has changed the approach to the resolution of business disputes. Business people around the world recognize that differing business interests and difficulties in the performance of agreements will lead…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies,...

Civil Litigation Procedures in Ontario, Canada

On the occasion of the 2012 Annual Conference of the INBLF (International Network of Boutique Law firms – www.INBLF.com) which takes place in Rancho Palos Verde, October 12-14, 2012, we submit the following summary of civil…more

| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies

Winning Business Appeals in Ontario, Canada

At the root of appeals from judgments in commercial cases is the burning question: Does the result make sense from a business perspective? or put in more legally-eloquent language: Does this result meet the test of commercial…more

| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts,...

Shareholders Remedies in Canada 2012

When advising business clients about doing business in Canada, lawyers must turn their minds not only to the kinds of corporate vehicles which Canadian law permits but also the remedies permitted if disputes arise. In this…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Business Organizations, Civil...

Arbitrator lacks jurisdiction to make orders affecting third parties

Commercial Arbitration is a process which depends on the consent of the parties. Only parties to the arbitration agreement can be affected by the arbitrator's award. In this article, the authors review a recent judgment of…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Business Organizations, Business...

How to Make In-Trial Objections Less Objectionable

Persuasive advocacy involves juggling many balls at the same time. Counsel must develop a plausible theory of the case. S/he must consider what evidence is available and how it should be led. Argument about inferences to be…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, International Law &...

Canadian arbitrator lacks jurisdiction to make orders affecting rights of...

Arbitration is a dispute resolution process based on agreement between the parties. The arbitrator’s jurisdiction must be found in the arbitration agreement. Typically, the agreement refers to the laws of a jurisdiction and to…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies,...

News from Ellyn Law LLP Business Litigation & Arbitration Lawyers

An update of news from Ellyn Law LLP, a business litigation and arbitration boutique in Toronto, Canada and a member of the International Network of Boutique Law Firms. Among the news posts are the addition of a new…more

| Business Torts, Civil Remedies, International Law & Trade, Law Practice...

Shareholders' Remedies in Canada in 2010

When advising business clients about doing business in Canada, lawyers must turn their minds not only to the kinds of corporate vehicles which Canadian law permits but also the remedies permitted if disputes arise. In this…more

| Business Organizations, Business Torts, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law &...

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