1. 22 juin 2019 Attorney General James’ Multistate Lawsuit to Block T-Mobile and Sprint Megamerger Gains Additional Support from Attorneys General Across the Nation

    New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced that four additional states have joined the multistate lawsuit to block the merger of telecommunications giants T-Mobile and Sprint. In an amended complaint filed in New York federal court this morning, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Nevada were added to the suit, bringing the total number of states […]

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    16 juin 2019 Calin Rovinescu Article for The Montreal Lawyer

      By Jacques Frémont, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Ottawa Nearly 40 years ago, a young law student named Calin Rovinescu graduated from the University of Ottawa having earned his LL.B. Years earlier, as a boy, he had immigrated to Canada from Romania with his parents. They had always stressed to him that success in […]

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    5 juin 2019 Amnesty to appear before the Supreme Court of Canada in historic corporate accountability case

    Click here to read the full text Amnesty International, joined by the International Commission of Jurists, will intervene before the Supreme Court in a precedent-setting corporate accountability case on January 23, 2019. Vancouver-based mining company, Nevsun Resources, is being sued by Eritrean plaintiffs who allege that they suffered gross human rights abuses, including forced labour and […]

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    28 mai 2019 Detained In Dubai

    André Gauthier before his detention (left). Son Alexis Gauthier campaigns for his safe return home. “We are scared, exhausted, and heartbroken after years of struggling to free my father from the unfair persecution he has endured in the UAE”, wrote Alexis Gauthier in a heartfelt appeal to Oman’s Ruler, Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said, […]

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    27 mai 2019 Canadian whistleblower faces extradition for exposing UAE financial scandal

    André Gauthier before and after his detention in Dubai A little over a month ago, in the middle of the night, Alexis Gauthier received a message from his father: “Tell your mother and your sister that I love them. Thank you very much for your help. This is where it ends for me. I do […]

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    29 mars 2019 UN Watch’s Shadow Rights Summit Spotlights Iran, Venezuela, Turkey & more

    Above: Richard Ratcliffe, husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, political prisoner in Iran; Ensaf Haidar, wife of political prisoner Raif Badawi in Saudi Arabia; Vicente de Lima II, brother of Senator Leila de Lima, political prisoner in the Philippines.   The wife and children of Saudi political prisoner Raif Badawi joined families of political prisoners from Iran and the […]

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  7. 29 mars 2019 Reporters are ‘used’ all the time. The Wilson-Raybould story is no exception: Neil Macdonald

    Sources who leak information to reporters always have an agenda — nobody knows this better than reporters Neil Macdonald · CBC News Glen McGregor and Joan Bryden were no doubt faintly amused this week to discover they were merely puppets, their typing fingers attached to strings being jerked by venal operatives within the Prime Minister’s […]

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    25 mars 2019 Morton Minc was named Officer of the Order of Montreal by Mayor Valérie Plante, for having contributed in a remarkable way to the city’s development and reputation.

    A former chief justice of the Municipal Court of Montreal who has served in the justice system for more than 20 years, Morton S. Minc is perhaps best known for his work supporting programs that help offenders dealing with mental health issues, homelessness and substance abuse problems. He was awarded the Prix de la justice […]

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    25 mars 2019 SAUDI ARABIA: Family of Jailed Blogger to Address UN Tomorrow

    The family of prominent political prisoner Raif Badawi will put Saudi Arabia in the hot seat at a shadow human rights summit that will take place at the United Nations on Monday, March 25, 2019. Ensaf Haidar, the wife of liberal Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, and their three children Najwa, Terad, and Miriyam, will turn […]

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    25 mars 2019 Jack Greenstein, Q.C. – Funeral Information, Obituary, Condolences – Papermans & Sons, Montreal,

    Jack Greenstein, Q.C. Peacefully, on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Beloved husband of Edda Brodman for sixty years. Devoted father and father-in-law of Philip Greenstein, Ivan Greenstein and Maureen Leibovitch. Cherished grandpa of Evan and Michael Greenstein. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Stanley and Glenda Greenstein, the late June and the late Allan Silverstein; and brother-in-law […]

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