Tag: Media law

Alexi Wood to Speak at Annual Ad Idem Conference

Alex Wood will speak about #metoo journalism at the annual conference of the Canadian Media Lawyers’ Association (“Ad IDEM”) on November 3rd in Montreal. At the annual conference, panelists will discuss recent developments in the law both in Canada and internationally. Ad IDEM is dedicated to the protection and enhancement of free expression in Canada […]
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CJFE and St. Lawrence Barristers To Host Panel on Engaging the Media

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression and St. Lawrence Barristers are excited to host the upcoming panel Engaging the Media in Your Client’s Interests. Panelists will lead a discussion among lawyers and journalists about press attention to legal cases. The panel will take place on September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm at The Albany Club. For more […]
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Phil Tunley and Jennifer Saville Represent Vice Media and Ben Makuch at Supreme Court

Phil Tunley and Jennifer Saville, along with co-counsel Iain MacKinnon, appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada representing Vice Media Canada and journalist Ben Makuch in a case demanding protection for journalistic source information. For the first time, the Court was asked to address the issue of access by police to unpublished communications between a journalist […]
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St. Lawrence Barristers LLP Welcomes Associate Jennifer Saville

St. Lawrence Barristers is pleased to welcome associate Jennifer Saville. Called to the bar in 2015, Jennifer maintains a broad civil litigation practice and frequently represents clients in court, administrative tribunal proceedings, and private arbitration. She advises clients on complex commercial disputes, public and administrative law, health law, media law and professional liability and regulation. Prior […]
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St. Lawrence Barristers to Represent Vice Media and Ben Makuch at Supreme Court of Canada

Today, the Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal in Vice Media Canada Inc and Ben Makuch v. Canada.  The Supreme Court will be asked to review the balancing between the rights to gather, disseminate and receive news and the interests of the state in prosecuting crime, when police seek access to a journalist’s work […]
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Best Lawyers in Canada Identifies Phil Tunley as Leading Lawyer

St. Lawrence Barristers is pleased to announce that Phil Tunley has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the practice areas of Administrative and Public Law, Appellate Practice, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, and Defamation and Media Law. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service […]
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Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood Launch St. Lawrence Barristers LLP

Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood are pleased to announce the launch of St. Lawrence Barristers LLP. St. Lawrence Barristers LLP offers strategic advice and representation to clients before all levels of courts and administrative tribunals in Canada. We are experienced trial and appellate counsel, specializing in complex civil litigation and regulatory disputes. Our clients regularly […]
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