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Commercial Litigation And Appeals

Our Canadian Commercial Litigation and Appeals Practice

A significant part of our firm’s practice is dedicated to representing companies, shareholders, creditors and debtors in corporate and commercial disputes in court and arbitration.

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

We represent parties in all aspects of the litigation process, from start to completion, including the following:

  • Conducting an initial assessment of the case, issues, facts, evidence and applicable law and formulating the theory of the case
  • Drafting Pleadings (Statement of Claim, Statement of Defence, Counterclaim, Reply)
  • Conducting discovery process (including processing e-discovery on high-tech platform)
  • Bringing or responding to motions throughout the litigation process
  • Representing parties in regard to motions for summary judgment
  • Representing parties in regard to injunction motions
  • Representing parties in a mediation
  • Representing parties at trial
  • Representing parties on appeal
  • Who We Represent

We represent parties to corporate and commercial disputes, including parties to corporate oppression remedies, shareholders disputes, non-compete and other restrictive covenant enforcement disputes, leasing disputes, and disputes arising out of sales of businesses.

International and Domestic Arbitration

In the past several years, we have started developing expertise in local and international arbitration, including the unique aspects of substantive law, policy and procedure.

Ben Hanuka is an active member of the Board of Directors of the prestigious Chartered Institute of Arbitrators’ Toronto Chapter.

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Franchise Law Blog

Fix It or Nix It: The 5 Key Elements of...

Posted by | 27 September 2022

Based on recent court decisions, if your FDD does not contain these 5 key elements, it is probably legally void. Read More

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Posted by | 14 September 2022

In Revel Realty Inc. v. Costabile et al, a decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released on June 28, 2022, the court dismissed Revel Realty Inc. Read More

Franchise law: Three important appeal...

Posted by | 25 August 2022

This article, written by Ben Hanuka, originally appeared in the August 15, 2022, issue of The Lawyer’s Daily. Read More

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Ben’s article series in ...

The Lawyer’s Daily published a three-part series of articles written by Ben Hanuka, with the assistance of Anthony Pugh, associate at Law Works, titled “Franchise... Read More

July Franchise Law Newsletter:...

The July 2022 issue of our Franchise Law newsletter features articles about three recent decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario. Read More

Law Works webinar on Franchise...

We are pleased to announce that our upcoming 90-minute live webinar "Advising About Franchise Rescission Rights – Lawyers’ Obligations" has been accredited by the Law... Read More

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