Practice Area Rankings

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (the Canadian Lexpert Directory) profiles leading practitioners across Canada in over 60 practice areas and leading law firms in over 40 practice areas as identified via an extensive, annual peer survey.

Use the search box below to identify by practice area, the Lexpert-ranked lawyers and law firms selected for inclusion in the current edition of the Canadian Lexpert Directory. To refine your search, select a location from the province dropdown box.


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Litigation - Defamation & Media - Lexpert Practice Area Definition

Defamation and Media Litigation is generally understood to encompass print, television, Internet or radio media counsel, administrative or trial work such as pre-publication advice and copy clearing including libel reading, copyright, trade libel, invasion of privacy, breach of confidence, access under the various freedom of information statutes, freedom of expression/commercial free speech and other Charter of Rights and Freedoms issues, responding to subpoenas and search warrants against the media, contempt of court, publication bans, libel, slander and related tort litigation, and publishing and broadcasting contractual issues.

Please note that the Lexpert Canadian Directory has separate sections for ADVERTISING & MARKETING LAW, ENTERTAINMENT LAW, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY and TELECOMMUNICATIONS.


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Lexpert - Ranked Lawyers and Law Firms - Litigation - Defamation & Media

Ontario

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Québec

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British Columbia

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Alberta

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Manitoba

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Nova Scotia

Halifax Leading Practitioners

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