Publications & News

James R. Lane to Speak on Disciplinary Process for Accountants

On June 2, 2014, James R. Lane will speak at the Collins Barrow Accounting & Assurance Forum on the topic of the Disciplinary Process.

Allegations of Negligence Against Transport Canada to be Tried

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently dismissed a motion by Transport Canada to strike certain allegations of negligence brought against it in an action arising out of an overrun on a runway at the Ottawa airport. The central question on the motion was... more

Quebec Superior Court Recognizes Researcher-Participant Confidentiality Privilege

The Quebec Superior Court recently released a significant decision recognizing the rights of academic researchers to protect their work product on the basis of researcher-participant confidentiality privilege. It is the first time the privilege has been recognized by a Canadian court. Peter Jacobsen... more

BJCTB Welcomes New Associate

BJCTB is pleased to announce that Julia L. Lefebvre has joined the firm as an associate.

James R. Lane Comments on Recent Decision re Auditors’ Negligence

BJCTB Lawyer James R. Lane was recently quoted as a legal expert in a newspaper article about the legal ramifications of the Livent decision. This was a recent Ontario court decision ordering Deloitte & Touche to pay $85-million for negligence in its audit... more

James Lane To Speak On Issues Facing Accountants

On February 12, 2014, James Lane will be speaking to the Scarborough District CA Association on the subject of reducing liability exposure.