Bennett Jones Nominated for 11 Benchmark Litigation Awards
April 12, 2021
NEP Canada Awarded $185-million Judgement in Fraud Case
April 03, 2021
Bennett Jones partners, Munaf Mohamed, Q.C. and Mike Mysak, successfully represented the plaintiff, NEP Canada, in obtaining a $185-million judgment, plus costs and interest which will have the total well over $200 million, for fraud and breach of contract arising from misrepresentations made by the vendor in selling infrastructure assets.
Bennett Jones Acting for CP Railway in US$29-billion Combination with Kansas City Southern
March 22, 2021
Bennett Jones is acting as Canadian counsel for Canadian Pacific Railway in its combination with Kansas City Southern to create the first rail network connecting the United States., Mexico, and Canada. Under the merger agreement, CP has agreed to acquire KCS in a stock and cash transaction representing an enterprise value of approximately US$29 billion. The transformative transaction has the unanimous support of both boards of directors.
Andrew Bozzato Joins Bennett Jones
March 18, 2021
Anu Nijhawan Elected to the Partnership Board
March 10, 2021
David Hawreluk Appointed Edmonton Managing Partner
March 10, 2021
Bennett Jones Welcomes Nine New Partners
March 08, 2021
Bennett Jones in Chambers Global 2021
February 22, 2021
Bennett Jones has 51 lawyer rankings in 18 practice areas in Chambers Global 2021. Chambers and Partners is an independent research company operating across 200 jurisdictions delivering detailed rankings and insight into the world's leading lawyers.
Information Technology Transactions 3rd Edition: An Essential Roadmap for IT Project Success
February 17, 2021
Duncan Card charts an essential roadmap for IT project success in the latest edition of Information Technology Transactions: Business, Management and Legal Strategies. This how-to manual provides a comprehensive and detailed examination of all commercial, risk management, contracting, and legal issues that arise in the course of planning, negotiating, documenting, and closing IT transactions. The third edition is an “end-to-end” guide for all business managers and professionals involved in an IT transaction.
ESG Series: Defining and Driving ESG Within Your Organization
February 11, 2021
Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) is a complex issue impacting numerous aspects of corporate decision-making in Canada and around the world.
Bennett Jones Acts For Premium Brands on Competition Law Matters in Acquisition of Clearwater
January 29, 2021
Premium Brands Holdings Corporation and a coalition of Mi’kmaq First Nations announced the successful completion of the previously announced acquisition of Clearwater Seafoods Incorporated, for approximately $1 billion, including debt.
Dominique Hussey Appointed to The BlackNorth Initiative Board of Directors
January 27, 2021
Dominique Hussey has been added to the Board of Directors of The BlackNorth Initiative. The initiative was created by The Canadian Council of Business Leaders Against Anti-Black Systemic Racism to combat anti-Black systemic racism in corporate Canada.
Bennett Jones a Top Employer in Alberta for 11 Years in a Row
January 26, 2021
For the 11th consecutive year, Bennett Jones has been ranked as one of Alberta's Top Employers. This special designation recognizes the province’s employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.
Bennett Jones Appointed to UK Government's Post-Brexit Trade Law Panel
January 26, 2021
Bennett Jones a 2021 Top Employer in Canada for Young People
January 19, 2021
Bennett Jones has once again been ranked one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People. This is the ninth consecutive year the firm has been selected as a winning organization.
Bennett Jones Acts for Canadian Power Deal of the Year in Cascade Power Project
January 11, 2021
Bennett Jones congratulates the Cascade Power Project for winning Project Finance International's (PFI) Canadian Power Deal of the Year award for 2020. Bennett Jones acted as counsel to Ontario-based pension fund and project sponsor OPTrust in connection with the transaction.
Bennett Jones Acts for Tundra in $99.1 Million Acquisition by Wajax
December 31, 2020
Bennett Jones is acting for Tundra Process Solutions in its $99.1-million acquisition by Wajax Corporation. The transaction is expected to close early in the first quarter of 2021.
Happy Holidays from Bennett Jones
December 18, 2020
Bennett Jones Highly Recommended in Global Competition Review 100
December 17, 2020
Bennett Jones has once again been ranked as Highly Recommended in Global Competition Review’s 2021 edition of the GCR 100, a comprehensive listing of the world’s top competition practices.
Twenty-Five Bennett Jones Lawyers in Lexpert/ALM 500 Directory
December 17, 2020
Twenty-five Bennett Jones lawyers are recognized in the 2021 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.
Bennett Jones Once Again a Chambers Canadian Fintech Leader
December 15, 2020
Bennett Jones has been recognized as a leading Canadian law firm in Fintech for a third year running, in the 2021 edition of the Chambers Fintech Professional Advisors Guide. Simon Grant is individually ranked as a leading Canadian lawyer in Fintech.
Bennett Jones a Best Employer for 19th Year in a Row
December 04, 2020
Bennett Jones has once again been ranked a Best Employer in Canada as part of Kincentric’s Best Employers global certification. It is the 19th consecutive year Bennett Jones has earned this honour.
Radha Curpen Named a 2020 Stronger Together Award Winner for British Columbia
December 02, 2020
Bennett Jones in Lexpert's Top 10 Cases of 2019-2020
December 01, 2020
Bennett Jones acted on three of Lexpert's Top 10 Cases of 2019-2020—all of which were influential class actions. The cases were announced in the Lexpert Special Edition: Litigation 2020.
40 Bennett Jones Lawyers in Lexpert's Special Edition on Litigation
November 27, 2020
Forty Bennett Jones lawyers are ranked in the 2020 Lexpert Special Edition – Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers. This annual feature profiles Lexpert-ranked lawyers in business-related litigation and appears in the December issue of the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business Magazine.