Our lawyers regularly write papers and make presentations.
You can find some of the recent ones here.
Some Initial Talking Points About Vavilov
Some of David Phillip Jones, Q.C.’s initial points about the SCC decision in Vavilov. This paper was delivered to the CBA North Administrative Law Section in May 2020.Read More
The Year In Review In Administrative Law 2019
Last December, the Supreme Court of Canada heard three appeals to consider the nature and scope of judicial review of administrative action and addressing the standards of review set out in Dunsmuir and subsequent cases. In anticipation of the Supreme Court’s decisions, this paper will not address standards of review. Instead, this paper will consider […]Read More
Conflicts for Lawyers
These are the speaking notes from David Phillip Jones, Q.C.’s presentation to the NWT Law Society in June 2019. These speaking notes address two particular issues: a. conflicts which arise when a lawyer is acting for a corporation, and then the shareholders, directors, or senior officers end up in a dispute, and the lawyer takes […]Read More