Commercial Litigation

When is the best time to sue the delinquent client?

If a delinquent client still doesn't pay after 90 days, or if they declare bankruptcy, can a creditor still get their money? Absolutely, says Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen . Read more

Pepall named in 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada guide

Toronto commercial litigation lawyer William Pepall has been recognized for his expertise in legal malpractice law and corporate/commercial litigation in the 2016 ... Read more

Radnoff included in Best Lawyers in Canada 2016

Toronto commercial litigator and defamation lawyer Brian Radnoff has been recognized in the 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada guide for his expertise in corporate and ... Read more

Appeal Court decision fair and just: Radnoff

The Ontario Court of Appeal’s decision in Abuzour v. Heydary is a fair and just result arising from a situation in which all parties to the matter were innocent victims in a theft of trust funds, says Toronto commercial litigator Brian Radnoff . Read Legal Feeds Read more

Pepall recognized in 2015 Lexpert directory

Toronto lawyer William Pepall has been recognized in the 2015 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as one of the most repeatedly recommended lawyers in the area of professional ... Read more

Carelessness should not amount to disbarment

A Law Society of Upper Canada hearing panel’s decision not to disbar a lawyer found to have unintentionally overbilled Legal Aid Ontario was “reasonable and fair,” commercial litigator and defamation lawyer Brian Radnoff tells Law Times . Read more

Radnoff has a broad and varied commercial litigation practice

On October 2, he won a 2014 Lexpert Zenith Award for outstanding practice achievement in the area of defamation. Radnoff, partner at Dickinson Wright , was also recognized by his peers for corporate and commercial litigation in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada. Read more

Pepall included in Best Lawyers guide

Toronto commercial litigation lawyer William Pepall been recognized in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers Canada, for his expertise in legal malpractice law and corporate/commercial litigation. Read more

Pepall recognized as leading litigator

Toronto commercial litigation lawyer William Pepall has been recognized in the 2014 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a leading practitioner in the areas of professional liability, securities litigation, director and officer liability litigation, and corporate commercial litigation. Read more

The legal and ethical issues around leaving a firm

When counsel leaves a law firm, correspondence with clients must alert them to the change and provide them... Read more

Implications of Livent case reach beyond negligence finding

A judge’s recent move to find Livent’s former auditing firm liable for its failure to detect fraud at the company may be important to the audit profession, but the legal implications of the case stretch beyond the issue of negligence, says Toronto commercial litigation lawyer William Pepall. Read more

Appeal court ruling on limitation periods to have broad impact

The implications of recent Court of Appeal ruling that clarified the limitation period in unjust enrichment claims will extend far beyond the area of family law, Toronto commercial litigation lawyer William Pepall tells Lawyers Weekly . Read more

OSC lawsuit difficult case for plaintiffs

A lawsuit alleging “bad faith” on the part of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) will be an uphill battle for the plaintiffs, given the regulator’s statutory immunity and duty of care to the broader public rather than individual investors, says Toronto commercial litigation lawyer William Pepall. Read more