Chechui v Nieman is a recent decision from the Ontario Court of Appeal which deals with the often contentious matter of whether certain transfers constitute a gift or a resulting trust. Ian and Victoria were in a common law relationship for approximately three and a half years. In 2010, Ian’s mother, Dianne, purchased a house on…> Read More
Toronto Business and Personal Litigation Lawyers
The business lawyers at Mills & Mills LLP understand that in most disputes, our clients would prefer to avoid potentially costly and time-consuming litigation. For this reason, we make every effort to resolve matters for our clients through alternative dispute resolution methods prior to taking matters before a court.
When court is unavoidable, our qualified and experienced litigation team works with clients to resolve matters efficiently and effectively, while making every effort to preserve any family or long-standing business relationships that may be involved. Our firm has over 130 years of experience successfully arguing cases before all levels of the Ontario and federal court systems, including the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. We also have extensive experience bringing matters before various tribunals and other administrative bodies.
Our long-standing tradition is to team experienced litigators with new associates and students. Our clients benefit when practical experience, in-depth knowledge and credibility within the court system are paired with new energy and fresh perspective. Our lawyers also work to ensure that our clients are kept informed and involved throughout the litigation process, providing practical and honest advice about the various options available to them.
Whether acting for plaintiffs or defendants, much of our litigation work is done on behalf of clients whom we have assisted in other practice areas, such as real estate, business, estates or family law. In these circumstances, our clients’ initial lawyer will stay involved, in order to benefit from their in-depth knowledge of the matter at hand.
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Our lawyers have extensive experience and success representing businesses of all sizes in commercial disputes, including:
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- Business torts
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- Intellectual property protection
- Franchise disputes
- Professional malpractice
- Director and officer liability claims
- Partnership and shareholder disputes
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- Commercial lease disputes
- Residential landlord and tenant disputes
- Account collection
- Oppression remedy applications
- E-commerce litigation
- Employment disputes, including harassment and discrimination claims
- Appeals, including judicial review of regulatory agency decisions
Trusted Toronto Lawyers for Personal Litigation
Mills & Mills LLP also acts for clients in personal actions, such as:
- Employee lawsuits, including wrongful dismissal
- Estate disputes
- Real estate litigation (including neighbour and boundary disputes)
- Landlord and tenant disputes
- Slip-and-fall and other personal injury cases
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