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April 12, 2018

Québec legal publication Le Monde Juridique has spoken about Torys’ Montréal office as it celebrates its fifth anniversary in April. In its most recent edition, the French publication ran a story that spoke of the office’s rise from humble beginnings, all built on a culture of people, rather than profit. The article touches on the...

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April 3, 2018

Today we come together to happily celebrate five years since the opening of our Montréal office. What started in 2013 as a small (yet powerful) team made of partner Sylvie Rodrigue and one associate has now grown into a powerhouse group made of three partners, seven associates and incoming law students. The office specializes in...

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March 6, 2018

Torys proudly celebrates International Women’s Day on March 8. International Women's Day means different things to different people. For some, it is a time to reflect on progress made, for others it is an opportunity to honour important women in their lives and for many it is a call to action. Here at Torys, we...

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March 5, 2018

By Sylvie Rodrigue, Ad. E. | Marie-Ève Gingras The Canadian Bar Association (CBA) adopted the new Canadian Judicial Protocol for the Management of MultiJurisdictional Class Actions and the Provision of Class Action Notice (2018 Judicial Protocol) as best practices at its annual meeting on February 15 and the Class action division, Montréal division, is in...

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March 2, 2018

By Molly Reynolds | Eve-Lyne Morin New regulations approved by the Québec government which outline the installation and use of surveillance mechanism in long-term care facilities will come into effect on March 7. The regulation is a part of the adoption of Bill 115, An Act to Combat Maltreatment of Seniors and Other Persons of...

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January 31, 2018

This session will provide an analysis of decisions from significant cases decided in 2017, which have important implications for in-house legal counsel. When: February 14, 2018 Where: Fairmont Queen Elizabeth 900 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Notre-Dame Room Time: 12:00-12:15 p.m. Lunch 12:15-1:30 p.m. Seminar Panelists: Sylvie Rodrigue Ad. E., Christopher Richter, Matthew Angelus, Eve-Lyne Morin. To...

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September 26, 2017

On September 16 and 17 the Torys Montréal office’s dragon boat team rowed their way to winning the women’s premier division of the Dragon Boat Québec Cup held at the Parc Jean-Drapeau. Their successes included taking first place in the 500m and the 2000m races, in addition to achieving third place in the 200m race....

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September 18, 2017

We are thrilled to announce Torys partner Sylvie Rodrigue has been named the Legal Media Guide’s (LMG) Life Sciences Canadian Product Liability Attorney of the Year. The LMG Life Sciences directory recognizes the top firms and lawyers practicing in all areas within Life Sciences. Leading firms and lawyers are nominated for the awards following interviews...

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July 14, 2017

We are pleased to welcome Christopher Richter who will be joining Torys as a partner in our growing Montréal office. Chris has decades of experience in corporate, commercial, and civil litigation and is exceptionally well respected in the Québec and Canadian legal communities. He is a member of the Bars of Québec, Ontario and British...

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May 29, 2017

On May 19, members of the firm participated in the Association du jeune Montréal annual fundraising event for Dans la rue and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. 500 persons took part in the event, raising more than $105,000 to help young people at risk of homelessness, both in Montréal and abroad. Torys was...

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