The Commercial List Update: What You Need to Know (Archived Video Stream) 

Nov. 5, 2012
Toronto Online


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Are you up to date on the latest developments affecting Commercial List matters?  Are you maximizing your access to the Commercial List to its full potential?  This archived video showcases leading practitioners and judges discussing current developments in the areas of the oppression remedy, shareholder disputes and injunctive relief.  Hear invaluable tips on how to litigate effectively before the Commercial List and obtain the views of the bench. This video affords counsel from within and outside Toronto an opportunity to get the most from this highly specialized and widely respected Court.

Program Chairs:

Sally Kwon, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Toronto
Karen Perron, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Ottawa



  • Overview
  • Updates
  • Practice tips: What (not) to do!

Adrian Lang, Stikeman Elliott LLP


Oppression Remedy

  • What is oppressive conduct
  • The resolution of successful oppression applications
  • Updates
  • Practice tips

Tracy Wynne, Lax O’Sullivan Scott Lisus LLP


CCAA Process and Third Party Participants

  • The interplay between equity claims and claims for indemnification by third parties.
  • Scope of releases.
  • The extent of the stay in relation to class proceedings.
  • Effect of the stay on regulators.

Peter Griffin, Lenczner Slaght Royce Smith Griffin LLP


Practice Tips for the Commercial List and Views from the Bench

  • Managing complex cases
  • Maximizing the use of 9:30s
  • Helpful tips for out-of-town counsel or occasional users
  • Other procedural tips

The Honourable Mr. Justice Geoffrey B. Morawetz, Superior Court of Justice
Jason Wadden, Goodmans LLP

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