Acted for mortgagee in obtaining interim injunction to restrain sale of property by prior mortgagee under power of sale.
Acted for a major Canadian bank in seeking injunctive relief against its landlord to restrain construction in a no build area in a shopping centre.
Acted for large auto parts suppliers under CCAA protection in disputes with commercial landlords over restoration obligations in leases.
Acted for a number of corporate tenants in disputes with commercial landlords over environmental and other restoration obligations at the end of lease terms.
Acted for a large Toronto health organization/ landlord in a multi-million dollar dispute which turned upon the interpretation of the additional rent provisions in a complicated commercial lease (the case was started as an action in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, but was settled in a consensual ADR process developed by the parties).
Acted for a major fast food franchisor is dispute with developer over whether agreement to lease binding.
Acted for a large electrical equipment manufacturer defending multi-million dollar lawsuits arising out of environmental contamination to a neighbouring property, including a third party claim against insurers.
Acted for tooling manufacturer in defending claims by purchaser to set aside sale of property for alleged undisclosed environmental contamination.
Acted for a major electrical equipment manufacturer in a number of insured product liability claims.
Acted for a large plumbing manufacturer in a number of self-insured property claims arising out of alleged equipment failure
Acted for auto parts manufacturers in disputes with suppliers over tooling.
Acted for a major Canadian health club franchisor in protracted dispute with former franchisee over franchise agreement as well as lease and security rights.
Acing for public mining company in dispute with former joint venture partner over rights to mining claims.
Acted for an appliance manufacturer in a dispute with a component supplier, involving a related recall program with a major retailer.