Gerald D. Chipeur, Q.C.

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Miller Thomson ranked in 2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

Miller Thomson has close to 100 lawyers recognized for their industry-leading advisory experience across 35 areas of law in the newly released 2019 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. Published annually since 1997, the directory is the most comprehensive guide to...

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Miller Thomson recognized in 2018 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

In the recently released 2018 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, 90 Miller Thomson lawyers across 35 areas of law have been recognized for their industry-leading advisory expertise.  These rankings are the culmination of an extensive annual peer review process...

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Miller Thomson recognized in 2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

In the recently released 2017 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, 79 Miller Thomson lawyers across 30 areas of law have been recognized for their industry-leading advisory expertise.  These latest rankings are the culmination of an extensive annual peer...

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Gerald Chipeur, QC, testifies Bill S-224 consistent with constitution

On February 15, 2017, Gerald Chipeur, QC, a partner in the Calgary office of Miller Thomson LLP, appeared before the Senate Standing Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce on the subject of Bill S-224, an Act respecting payments made under...

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Gerald Chipeur appointed Honorary Consul for the Republic of Korea

Gerald Chipeur, Q.C., has been appointed Honorary Consul for the Republic of Korea with jurisdiction for the Province of Alberta. Gerry is a partner in the Calgary office. He represents international and local clients with business or government interests in...

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Gerald Chipeur provides opinion for Senate Committee on constitutionality of Bill S-230

On December 1, 2016, Gerald Chipeur, QC testified before the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee of the Senate in Bill S-230, An act to amend the Criminal Code (drug-impaired driving). The Senate of Canada is considering legislation to authorize oral...

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Lexpert recognizes 80 Miller Thomson lawyers

Miller Thomson is pleased to announce 80 lawyers across ten of our offices are recognized in the 2016 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as leading practitioners in their field. Published annually since 1997, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory...

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Gerald Chipeur provides opinion before Senate Committee on constitutionality of Bill C-14

On June 6, 2016, Gerald Chipeur, QC was called to testify before the Senate Committee studying Bill C-14. The Globe and Mail reported that in his testimony he expressed the opinion that Bill C-14, a bill creating safeguards to protect...

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Gerald Chipeur, Q.C. successful in Supreme Court of Canada

The Supreme Court of Canada ruled on March 19, 2015 that the guarantee of freedom of religion in the Charter of Rights and Freedoms is available to protect religious schools in Canada from discrimination by government.  Furthermore, the Court affirmed...

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Gerald Chipeur, QC and Sean Kelly succeed in application for leave to intervene in Supreme Court of Canada

Gerald Chipeur, QC and Sean Kelly have succeeded in an application for leave to intervene in the Supreme Court of Canada in the case of Loyola v. Quebec.  The hearing will take place in March of this year and will...

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Gerald Chipeur interviewed on Sun Television News Network on Keystone XL pipeline

Gerald Chipeur, QC was asked to comment on the importance of the visit of Calgary Premier Alison Redford to Washington, DC this week. He said that “to secure a positive decision from the President of the United States of America,...

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Gerald Chipeur awarded Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Gerald Chipeur of the Calgary office of Miller Thomson LLP was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in Calgary on October 9th. Prime Minister Stephen Harper today participated in a ceremony at the University of Calgary to present...

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Chief Justice of Supreme Court of British Columbia releases decision in Polygamy Reference

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia released his 357 page decision in the Polygamy Reference on November 23rd following an extensive four month trial. Gerald Chipeur, Q.C., Oleh Ilnyckyj and Jill Wilkie represented the intervenor Christian...

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