Accent Legal founder and principal lawyer, Dimitri Maniatis, has been recognized in Benchmark Litigation’s 2022 edition of Benchmark Canada – an annual publication recognizing Canada’s top litigation lawyers…
A recent decision of the Quebec Court of Appeal upheld the referral of an insurance coverage dispute to arbitration and in doing so offered valuable insights on several key topics related to dispute resolution clauses and the interplay between arbitration and the function of the courts…
Forever is a mighty long time: The Supreme Court of Canada offers clarity regarding the drafting and interpretation of releases
On July 23, 2021, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered a unanimous decision in Corner Brook (City) v. Bailey – a case which offers guidance on the drafting and interpretation of releases.
In today’s world where business and capital transcend borders, it is commonplace for investments to be made in countries other than the investor’s country of origin.
Foreign investors can typically access the domestic…
Accent Legal is pleased to welcome Alice Jeon and Dylan Theriault-Harris to its team. Alice and Dylan will support Accent Legal’s practice in complex commercial dispute matters.
Accent Legal is pleased to announce that its founder, Dimitri Maniatis, has been recognized in Benchmark Litigation’s 2021 edition of Benchmark Canada – an annual publication recognizing Canada’s top litigation lawyers.
Accent Legal is pleased to welcome Gabriel Boulianne Gobeil to the firm. Gabriel brings a unique and diverse background in international relations, politics and law to Accent Legal’s team.
On June 11, 2020, Dimitri Maniatis will introduce the topic of administered arbitrations in the first of an occasional seminar series hosted by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section of the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Division.