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Benchmark Canada 2015 Sendoff and Litigation Star Update

February 27th, 2015

The 2015 edition of Benchmark Canada has officially been put to press. Hard copies should be delivered by sometime in mid to late March. Firm rankings and litigation...

Benchmark Canada 2015 firm and individual rankings posted

February 19th, 2015

The firm and individual rankings for the 2015 edition of Benchmark Canada have been posted online.  

Please check benchmarklitigation.com and please notify managing...

Benchmark Canada 2015 awards - winners announced

February 9th, 2015

The Benchmark Canada 2015 awards gala dinner was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Toronto this past Thursday, February 5th.    

Attorneys traveled from all over...

Benchmark 2015 US awards - winners announced

February 2nd, 2015

The Benchmark 2015 US awards gala dinner was held at the Essex House in New York this past Thursday, January 29th.   

Attorneys traveled from all over the country to...

Benchmark Canada 2015 awards – shortlist and Book of the Night

January 6th, 2015

The nominations for the third annual Benchmark Canada awards have been announced.*

Please click here to download the Book of the Night

For all of the...

Benchmark 2015 complete

September 24th, 2014

The 2015 edition of Benchmark Litigation is complete and has officially gone to press. Thanks to all of the firms that participated in the research process and thank...

Features

Benchmark Canada award winners announced

February 6th, 2014

BENCHMARK CANADA AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The leading litigators and litigation firms in Canada convened the evening of February 6th at the Intercontinental in downtown...

Prosecutors and Whistleblowers Push False Claims Act Into New Frontiers, Creating Aggressive Enforcement Strategies and Unprecedented Theories of Liability - by Kristin Graham Koehler and Brian P. Morrissey

October 17th, 2013

The False Claims Act (FCA), 31 U.S.C. §§ 3729 et seq.—a tool that has been used for decades to combat fraud by government contractors, health care companies, and...

Mentorship: How to Lead Through the Shattered Ceiling

July 26th, 2013

By Anne Szustek

A potential pitfall of writing a feature piece for an annual publication such as Top 250 Women in Litigation is that it often proves a problem to...

Deal Litigation in the United States and Canada

February 5th, 2013

By Andrew Gray and Stefan Stauder, Torys


In the United States, shareholder litigation accompanies the announcement of virtually every deal involving a...

As Insider Trading Enforcement Surges, the Scope of Fiduciary Duties Comes Into Focus

January 3rd, 2013

By Mark D. Hopson and Kristin Graham Koehler, Sidley Austin LLP

High-profile charges of insider trading are dominating the headlines at an unprecedented...

Just Browsing: Bringing Your Patent Case in California

January 3rd, 2013

By Robert W. Dickerson, Jr. and Richard D. Tuminello, Jr., Dickstein Shapiro LLP

You’re a patent holder trying to decide where to bring your infringement suit....