Marianne Ignacz’s practice focuses on commercial, corporate and civil litigation, class actions, international arbitration, product liability and professional liability, and more particularly auditors’ liability. She regularly represents clients before all the courts of Quebec and disciplinary bodies. She also assists professionals in providing testimony in investigations undertaken by various regulators or agencies.
Ms. Ignacz has significant experience in successfully handling class action litigation, including securities and shareholders’ claims, pharmaceutical and product liability and civil liability.
She has also been involved in numerous complex international arbitration cases that have proceeded under the AAA (American Arbitration Association) Rules and the ICC (International Chamber of Commerce) Rules of Arbitration and has worked extensively with US and foreign counsel in this regard.
She is Co-Chair of our national class actions team and a member of our ethics and conflicts of interest committee.
On June 26, 2012, the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in McCracken v Canadian National Railway Company..
Two recent Ontario Superior Court decisions highlight the importance of carefully crafting any class action settlement agreement..
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada was honoured with two awards at the first ever LMG Life Sciences Awards ceremony in New York..
Droit-inc.com talks about the firm's important class action victory for our client GlaxoSmithKline Inc. and highlights Marianne Ignacz's role as co-chair of our n....