Recent Work
  • British American Tobacco PLC in the C$10B action being brought by the Province of Alberta for recoupment of tobacco related health care costs pursuant to the Alberta Crown’s Right of Recovery Act.
  • Medtronic Inc., in relation to Covidien pelvic mesh, in the cross-Canada class actions (including in Ontario, Quebec, Alberta and Saskatchewan) and individual litigation.
  • The Purdue Frederick Company, Purdue Pharma L.P. and The P.F. Laboratories in proposed class actions commenced on behalf of users of OxyContin® which were instituted in nine Canadian provinces.
  • An auto manufacturer in respect of a number of proposed airbag product liability class actions.
  • Covidien Canada (Medtronic) in litigation involving the design and manufacture of its DST Stapler, which is used in Canada and globally in surgery for the treatment of advanced colon cancers.