Anton Pillar Orders

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Lack of Full Disclosure: Special Costs in Failed Anton Piller Order

In recent years, employers have increasingly sought and obtained Anton Piller Orders (“APO”) where a departing employee leaves with confidential information. The strategy is often extremely effective...more

Ex parte Remedies and Disclosure

As I noted in my posts on Mareva Injunctions and Anton Piller Orders, seeking powerful remedies can be risky. Because these orders often sought ex parte, the plaintiff must make full, fair and frank disclosure of all...more

Enforcement of Anton Piller Orders

As discussed in my last blog post, the Supreme Court of Canada articulated the four essential conditions that must be met for granting an Anton Piller order in the landmark Celanese Canada Inc. v. Murray Demolition Corp...more

Anton Piller Orders

In my last blog post, I discussed Mareva orders. Now I’d like to turn to an extraordinary remedy sometimes sought in conjunction with Mareva injunctions: the Anton Piller order....more

Doing Business in Canada: Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual property (IP) portfolios are valuable assets that must be properly acquired, advantageously exploited and thoroughly protected in all commercially significant jurisdictions. Companies considering doing business...more

Doing Business in Canada: Fraud Law

Advances in technology, telecommunications and electronic fund transfer have brought about a marked increase in the amount of fraud perpetrated across borders. While Canada is not immune from these developments, combating...more

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