Laura Bambara

Partner | Montréal


Portrait of Laura Bambara

Rioting in the Streets? You break it, you fix it!

The Supreme Court of Canada just held in Montréal (Ville) v. Lonardi (2018 SCC 29), that rioters who vandalize property are responsible for their wrongdoings, so long as it is possible to determine the exact harm caused by an individual....


Lesson to Directors: You can be held personally liable for oppressive conduct

While Supreme Court of Canada judgments dealing with commercial law are scarce, in Wilson v. Alharayeri, Canada’s highest Court unanimously held that directors, as opposed to the corporation, itself can be held personally liable for corporate oppression. The Supreme Court...