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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Droit / Problèmes légaux

7 novembre 2018

16:25
The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Raymond Louis Blais ("Respondent") by Notice of Hearing dated February 22, 2018. The hearing of this matter on its merits took place on November...

16:22
The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") announced that it has issued a Notice of Settlement Hearing dated November 1, 2018 regarding the presentation, review and consideration of a proposed settlement agreement by a Hearing Panel of...

14:14
À la suite d'une décision historique rendue par le Tribunal administratif du travail (TAT) au sujet des syndicats de complaisance, la Fédération du commerce-CSN tiendra un point de presse pour faire le point sur la question.  David Bergeron-Cyr,...

13:56
The Commission issued its Reasons and Decision and an Order pursuant to Subsections 127(1) and 127(10) of the Securities Act in the above noted matter. A copy of the Reasons and Decision and the Order dated November 6, 2018 are available at...

11:58
Le gouvernement du Canada s'est engagé à fournir les meilleurs services possibles pour les familles des travailleurs canadiens de la classe moyenne. Le ministre de la Famille, des Enfants et du Développement social, l'honorable Jean?Yves Duclos, a...

11:52
The Government of Canada is committed to providing the best possible services for hard working middle class families. The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, today announced the appointment of five...


6 novembre 2018

16:59
A federal judge in California has ordered Australia-based Cochlear Corporation to pay more than $268 million to the Alfred E. Mann Foundation for Scientific Research (AMF) in a long-running patent dispute related to a hearing aid implant. U.S. Judge...

15:56
A Hearing Panel of the Central Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") has issued its Reasons for Decision dated November 5, 2018 in connection with a settlement hearing held in Toronto, Ontario on September 6, 2018...

13:31
The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) has issued a notice of hearing alleging that three leaders of a once fast-growing insurance group committed fraud by getting hundreds of people to purchase unsecured loan agreements. The BCSC alleges...

13:09
Le gouvernement canadien vient de déposer le projet de loi C-87 (Loi concernant la réduction de la pauvreté) visant notamment à instaurer un « seuil officiel de la pauvreté au Canada ». Si le Collectif pour un Québec sans pauvreté salue la décision...

12:00
L'Office de la protection du consommateur annonce que l'entreprise Pro-Inspect Isolation (Les Peintures Pyramidales inc.), ainsi que son président, M. Alain Lacroix, et un représentant, M. Alexandre Rochette, ont été déclarés coupables par le...

10:10
Une formation d'instruction de l'Organisme canadien de réglementation du commerce des valeurs mobilières (OCRCVM) tiendra une audience en vue de déterminer si elle devrait accepter l'entente de règlement conclue entre le personnel de l'OCRCVM et Troy...

10:10
A hearing has been scheduled before a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) to consider whether the panel should accept a Settlement Agreement entered into between IIROC staff and Troy Robert Nagy. The...

08:56
Notice is hereby given that Monteverde & Associates PC has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Case No. 1:18-cv-09395- PGG, on behalf of public common shareholders of Beneficial...

08:00
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 06, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Los Angeles attorney Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson has achieved dual certification by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization as a legal specialist in Workers' Compensation and Immigration &...

04:50
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Jesus Melendez, the plaintiff in the case (Case No. BC 635349, filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court) who has worked as an attorney in the LAUSD's Office of General Counsel for over thirty years,...


5 novembre 2018

21:20
The international observers for the mid-term elections in the United States will present their preliminary post-election statement at a news conference on Wednesday, November 7, in Washington D.C. The mission is a joint undertaking of the OSCE Office...

13:42
Après examen du rapport produit par le Bureau des enquêtes indépendantes (BEI) en lien avec les blessures subies par une femme le 5 mai 2017 à Grand-Remous, le Directeur des poursuites criminelles et pénales (DPCP) conclut que l'analyse de la preuve...

13:11
La Commission d'enquête sur les relations entre les Autochtones et certains services publics au Québec : écoute, réconciliation et progrès poursuivra ses audiences en territoire Inuit au cours du mois de novembre. La première semaine se déroulera du...

13:06
The Public Inquiry Commission on relations between Indigenous Peoples and certain public services in Québec: listening, reconciliation and progress will pursue its hearings on Inuit soil this month. Two weeks of hearings are to be set on both Hudson...

13:00
Le 15 octobre 2018, l'honorable Rachel Gagnon, juge de la Cour du Québec, a entériné l'entente intervenue entre les parties et a imposé des amendes totalisant 81 000 $ à Claude Martineau et Guy Lampron pour des manquements à la Loi sur la...

12:23
The wife of the utility worker who was killed in a massive 2017 home explosion in Millersville, Pa., today filed a major wrongful death lawsuit against Honeywell International, Inc. and other defendants for causing the deadly blast. The lawsuit,...

11:23
The Italian Antitrust Authority (AGCM) has issued its final judgment further to the complaint filed by Soundreef against the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers (SIAE). In the judgment made on September 25th 2018,...

09:44
Within the criminal justice system, the district attorney plays a substantial role in determining the way criminal cases are initiated and resolved. From charging to sentencing recommendations, the district attorney's office wields a substantial...

09:33
Revenu Québec annonce que M. Maxime Chénier, un résident de Piedmont, et Mme Lucie Vallée, une résidente de Saint-Léonard, ont été condamnés à payer des amendes totalisant 54 615,63 $, respectivement dans des délais de 30 jours et de 18 mois,...

09:29
Le 9 octobre 2018, le Tribunal administratif des marchés financiers (TMF) a prononcé des ordonnances et imposé une pénalité à l'encontre de Habitat Multi Générations, Fernand Stuart et Claude Trépanier1 en lien avec des placements effectués sans...

09:22
Le commissaire aux élections fédérales, Me Yves Côté, a annoncé que quatre chefs d'accusation ont été déposés en vertu de la Loi électorale du Canada, tel que demandé par la directrice des poursuites pénales. Mme Linh Thny Nugyen est accusée d'avoir...

09:18
The Commissioner of Canada Elections, Mr. Yves Côté, has announced that four charges have been laid under the Canada Elections Act, as requested by the Director of Public Prosecutions. Ms. Linh Thny Nguyen is charged with failing to appoint a...

08:49
Earlier this week, Kourtney Liggins, a former Catholic school teacher, was awarded $3.75 million in a verdict against the Archdiocese of Los Angeles for wrongful termination. A Los Angeles Supreme Court Jury also awarded Liggins $87,000 in punitive...

08:15
An employee of the Public Works Department is suing the City of Yorba Linda for alleged physical and mental abuse by the department's Superintendent.  Antonio Millan, now a parks and recreation employee, alleges that the Public Works Superintendent...

08:00
Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP, RoscaLaw, LLC and the Kehoe Law Firm, P.C. announce that the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas has approved the following announcement of a proposed class action settlement that would benefit...

08:00
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTSOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK IN RE CELADON GROUP, INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION Case No. 17-cv-02828-JFK SUMMARY NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF CLASS ACTION, PROPOSED SETTLEMENT, AND MOTION FOR ATTORNEYS' FEES AND EXPENSES To: All...

03:00
Dallas Horton, one of Las Vegas, Nevada's most respected car accident lawyers, has announced the settlement of a 7-figure case for one of his clients. This settlement is just one of the latest in a long string of wins for Dallas Horton & Associates...


4 novembre 2018

09:00
La vice-première ministre, ministre de la Sécurité publique et ministre responsable de la région de la Capitale-Nationale, Mme Geneviève Guilbault, a lancé la Semaine de la prévention de la criminalité qui se déroule du 4 au 10 novembre sur le thème...


3 novembre 2018

18:13
Le 2 novembre, 2018, Nolan Randal Thomas, un détenu de l'Établissement de Stony Mountain, est décédé sous notre garde. Au moment de son décès, M.Thomas, âgé de 26 ans, purgeait, depuis le 13 décembre 2016, une peine de 5 ans, 4 mois pour vol...

18:08
On November 2, 2018, Nolan Randal Thomas, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Thomas, 26 years old, had been serving a sentence of 5 years, 4 months for Robbery, Assault Peace Officer...


2 novembre 2018

19:00
On September 17, 2018, Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) filed a class action suit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against Opko Health, Inc. ("Opko" or the "Company"), and its CEO and Chairman,...

16:30
PNM Resources' transmission and distribution utility in Texas, TNMP, has filed an unopposed settlement with Texas state regulators in its general rate review. The settlement calls for a return on equity of 9.65 percent and a capital structure of 55...

15:47
A Hearing Panel of the Prairie Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") has issued its Reasons for Decision dated October 31, 2018 ("Reasons for Decision") in connection with a disciplinary hearing held in Calgary,...

15:46
A settlement hearing in the matter of Investia Financial Services Inc. (the "Respondent") took place on November 1, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario before a three-member Hearing Panel of the Central Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of...

13:46
L'honorable Jody Wilson-Raybould, ministre de la Justice et procureur général du Canada, a annoncé aujourd'hui la nomination suivante en vertu du nouveau processus de nomination à la magistrature introduit le 20 octobre 2016. Ce nouveau processus met...

13:45
Arnold & Itkin LLP has been named as one of the few law firms in the Houston metro area to have a "Best Law Firms" Tier 1 ranking from The Best Lawyers in America©. The law firm continues to be a Tier 1 law firm for Personal Injury Litigation for...

13:41
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment under the new judicial application process introduced on October 20, 2016. The new process emphasizes transparency,...

13:37
Napoli Shkolnik PLLC has filed a class action lawsuit against five manufacturers of aqueous firefighting foams ("AFFF") containing perfluorooctanesulfonic acid ("PFOS") and perfluorooctanoic acid ("PFOA") for the contamination of the groundwater...

12:43
Sopropharm, qui représente la forte majorité des pharmaciens-propriétaires d'établissements sous l'enseigne Coutu, se dit très satisfaite du jugement rendu le 1er novembre autorisant le recours collectif contre le franchiseur. Ce jugement entièrement...

12:18
In a decision released yesterday, the Federal Court of Appeal certified a class proceeding on behalf of forgotten Thalidomide Survivors who were rejected by the Thalidomide Survivors Contribution Program (TSCP), a Federal Government program designed...

12:00
PALM HARBOR, Fla., Nov. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  Vectrus, Inc. ("Vectrus"), a Department of Defense services contractor, recently had a whistleblower (Count 1), wrongful termination (Count 2), and intentional infliction of emotional distress...

11:35
À la suite d'une audience sur les sanctions tenue le 2 octobre 2018, une formation d'instruction de l'Organisme canadien de réglementation du commerce des valeurs mobilières (OCRCVM) a imposé les sanctions suivantes à Andrew Paul Rudensky : (a)  une...

11:35
Following a penalty hearing held on October 2, 2018, a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) imposed the following penalty on Andrew Paul Rudensky: (a)  a suspension from registration with IIROC for two...

11:06
Le 5 septembre 2018, la Cour d'appel du Québec a rejeté l'appel déposé par l'Autorité des marchés financiers quant à une décision rendue par la Cour supérieure dans le dossier de Claude Parent1 et Clément Forget. Dans sa poursuite pénale intentée...