Litigation

The firm prides itself on the efficient and effective resolution of all types of disputes. We take a common sense and cost-effective approach to litigation. We have experience in a broad range of litigation matters as both plaintiff and defense counsel including personal injury, insurance, commercial, shareholder disputes, real estate, copyright, employment and sports and entertainment law. We have appeared before all levels of courts and including administrative tribunals, arbitrations, Superior Court of Justice, Ontario Divisional Court, Ontario Court of Appeal, Supreme Court of Canada, Federal Court Trial Division and Federal Court of Appeal. We have also successfully resolved cases using alternative dispute resolution processes.

  • Corporate/Commercial

    We are experienced in a wide variety of Corporate / Commercial matters related to shareholder disputes and remedies, including minority rights and oppression remedies.

  • Breach of Contract

    We have acted as counsel in numerous contractual disputes, enforcing and defending rights of parties to all types of contracts.  Our office also has assisted in collection matters when one party refuses to pay or otherwise honour its agreement.

  • Personal Injury

    Our office has assisted in a wide variety of personal injury matters, including slip and fall, product defect causing injury, intentional assault, motor vehicle accidents and wrongful death claims.

  • Employment Law

    Our office assists both employees and employers in drafting, reviewing and negotiating employment contracts as well as providing advice on termination. We have also represented management and employees in wrongful termination and constructive dismissal disputes.

  • Real Estate Litigation

    Has your Purchase and Sale Agreement been breached?  Is a party or the developer refusing to close, or have they terminated the sale or purchase of your property?  Think that your real estate agent was negligent or otherwise failed to disclose material information?  At Yallen Associates we will explore all of your options and chart the best course of action for your personal needs.

  • Sports and Entertainment Law

    Our office has represented prominent figures in the sports world with contract negotiations, contract disputes, grievances and arbitration.

  • Copyright

    Not sure if you have a copyright?  have a copyright and think it has been infringed upon?  Whether seeking damages under the Copyright Act or the common law Yallen Associates can help.

  • General Civil Litigation

    Our office has assisted in a variety of general litigation matters. Whether it be residential tenancy disputes, product liability, nuisance or negligence matters, we can help.

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents

    Our office has extensive experience in dealing with FSCO and statutory accident benefits and continue to take on clients who have suffered serious and permanent injuries.  We also represent families where the accident has resulted in a fatality.  If you are not sure if your injuries are serious and permanent, book an appointment and we will be happy to discuss your options and whether we can help you.

  • Estates

    Our office offers litigation services in estate matters. We do not draft wills, but rather focus solely on estate-related litigation matters such as removing trustees, forcing a trustee to move the will through probate, wrongful death and disputes related to the interpretation of a Will.

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