Recent Commercial Cases That Could Impact Your Technology Practice (4th Edition)
Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, 34th Floor
Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020
12:00 - 12:30 p.m.: Lunch/Networking
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.: Program
Once again, Peter Ruby will be reviewing Canadian judicial decisions that may have implications for your technology law practice, diving into a selection of cases in order to explore how the courts deal in practice with complex situations.
Topics will include:
- Time is of the essence
- Contractual preamble/recitals
- Best efforts language
- The effect of not writing "plus tax"
- Regulatory jurisdiction
- Revisiting Resolute FP Canada Inc. v. Ontario (indemnities)
- Coming attraction: Contractual good faith returns to the Supreme Court of Canada
Speaker: Peter Ruby, Goodmans LLP
Peter Ruby is a litigation partner at Goodmans LLP with a national and international practice focused on technology dispute resolution. Peter is recognized as a leading technology litigator in Chambers Global Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal, and Benchmark Canada: The Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms. In addition, for a decade Peter was a Professor of Law (adj.) at the University of Toronto teaching Telecommunications and Internet Law. Peter also acts as an arbitrator and mediator with Arbitration Place and ICDR Canada.