Factums

As the national voice of Canada’s law societies, the Federation of Law Societies of Canada is involved in court action where issues related to the governance of the legal profession and core values of public importance are being challenged.

  • Sidney Green v. Law Society of Manitoba, 2016 SCC 36583
  • Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta v. Board of Governors of the University of Calgary, 2016 SCC 36460
  • Attorney General of Canada (Canada Revenue Agency) v. Chambre des notaires du Québec et al, 2015 SCC 35892
  • Canada (National Revenue) v. Thompson, SCC 35590
  • SOCAN (Federation and CanLII were  joint intervenors), 2011 SCC 33800
  • Canadian National Railway Co. v. McKercher LLP 2013 SCC 39 
  • Gilles Doré v. Pierre Bernard, in his capacity as Assistant Syndic of the Barreau du Québec, et al, 2012 SCC 12
  • Ontario (Public Safety and Security) v. Criminal Lawyers Association, 2010 SCC 23
  • Canada (Privacy Commissioner) v. Blood Tribe Department of Health, 2008 SCC 44