June 28, 2022
Please join the Bennett Jones Commercial Litigation group for a special presentation on updates in the commercial litigation landscape for 2022 and beyond.
Our subject matter experts will present on the following key topics:
Class Actions on the RisePresented by Keely Cameron and Justin Lambert
Bennett Jones industry experts will speak on the current status of class actions cases in Canada that will impact the immediate and long-term future of commercial litigation.
Contractual Performance in an Era of Pandemics, Wars and Supply Chain DisruptionsPresented by Stephanie Clark, Brynne Harding, Paul Romaniuk and Michael Theroux
Our second topic will summarize key contractual concepts applicable in a time of challenging contractual performance. Concepts covered will include:
- force majeure;
- the impact of delay on contractual performance; and
- repudiatory breach.
Recent Cases of InterestPresented by Elizabeth Allum, Ciara Mackey, Brian Reid and Michael Selnes
This section will provide insight on recent commercial cases likely to impact commercial litigation for years to come. Cases will include:
- Maple Leaf and Plains – claims for pure economic loss
- Grant Thornton LLP v New Brunswick – discoverability of claims and limitations periods
- McAllister v Calgary – the new approach to costs in Alberta
We hope you can join us for this timely and insightful discussion.
If you have any questions, please contact the events team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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