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Topic: Commercial Litigation

Client Wins Commercial Litigation

Win for Carscallen LLP Lawyers against Grassy Mountain Coal Project
June 24, 2021

Written by Michael B. Niven, Ryan J. Barata, and Jasdeep Nijjer.Carscallen LLP lawyers Michael B. Niven, Q.C., Ryan J. Barata and articling student Jasdeep Nijjer, on behalf of their...

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Commercial Litigation

Wastech: Good Faith in the Exercise of Contractual Discretionary Powers
February 11, 2021

Written by Catherine A. Crang, Q.C. and Suzanne M. Porteous The Supreme Court of Canada (the “SCC” or the “Court”) released its reasons for judgment last week in the case of Wastech v....

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Commercial Litigation

Callow Part Two: the Evolution of Good Faith Doctrines in Canadian law
January 21, 2021

 Written by Catherine A. Crang, Q.C. and Suzanne M. Porteous

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The Duty of Honest Performance in Canadian Contract Law
January 12, 2021

 Written by Catherine A. Crang, Q.C. and Suzanne M. Porteous

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Commercial arbitration win for Carscallen LLP
December 9, 2020

Written by Zubair Hussain

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Commercial Litigation Covid-19

COVID-19 Update: Provincial Court of Alberta
August 5, 2020

Written by Carrie Akister The Provincial Court of Alberta (“Provincial Court”) has implemented its staged resumption of court activities, following the temporary suspension of court...

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Commercial Litigation Wins

Success in Court for Disciplined Rocky View County Councillors
July 28, 2020

Written by Michael B. Niven, Q.C. & Michael A. Custer Carscallen litigators Michael B. Niven, Q.C. and Michael Custer recently won a high profile judicial review action in the Court of...

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Alberta Courts Update: Resumption of Court Activities
July 23, 2020

Written by Nicholas M. Ramessar, Carrie Akister & Zubair Hussain As Alberta courts gradually resume hearings both in-person and remotely following the temporary closure of court...

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Commercial Litigation Covid-19

Provincial Court of Alberta to commence remote hearings
May 20, 2020

Written by Natalie L. Leclerc The Provincial Court of Alberta and the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench (together, the “Alberta Courts”) are currently closed (as of March 17, 2020) due to...

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Passing-off: Protecting the brand, goodwill and reputation of a business
February 4, 2020

Written by Catherine A. Crang and Suzanne M. Porteous The law of passing-off in Canada originated with deceit and trademark laws in the nineteenth century. It subsequently evolved to...

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