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Recent News

June 1, 2018:

The Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Groia v. Law Society of Upper Canada, 2018 SCC 27, regarding whether Law Society bringing disciplinary proceedings against lawyer based on uncivil behaviour during trial. And approach for assessing whether in‑court incivility amounts to professional misconduct. The SCC allowed the appeal. Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for three interveners.

May 31, 2018:

The Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Judicial Committee) v. Wall, 2018 SCC 26, regarding whether superior court can review decision by religious organization regarding membership and whether ecclesiastical issues are justiciable. The SCC allowed the appeal. Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for the Appellant and six of the interveners.

May 31, 2018:

The SCC dismissed the application for leave to appeal from the decision Ranieri v. Nagari, 2017 ONCA 336. Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for the Respondent.