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Kirk M. Baert

Koskie Minsky LLP

Kirk M. Baert, Koskie Minsky LLP

Kirk is a partner at Koskie Minsky. His practice focuses on class actions. He has been recognized by Lexpert® as a leading Canadian practitioner in Class Actions. He has appeared in courts across the country, including the Supreme Court of Canada, on matters dealing with class action litigation.

Year Called to the Bar:1990 (ON)
20 Queen St W, Suite 900, Box 52
Toronto, ON
Phone: (416) 595-2117
Fax: (416) 204-2889
E-mail: kmbaert@kmlaw.ca

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  • Nov 29, 2019
    A nationally coordinated class-action system remains elusive as provincial class actions conflict and come to different conclusions
  • Aug 08, 2019
    Even with a bedrock of legal principle at stake, Ecuadorean villagers' battle with Chevron had equities at its heart
  • Jun 24, 2019
    After the launch of Hydro One’s new billing system in 2013, many of its 1.3 million customers were affected by a variety of billing problems including overcharging, delayed bills, and undercharging. ...
  • Nov 08, 2017
    A look at the settlement of a class action lawsuit against Volkswagen Group Canada in a case involving vehicle emissions control systems software. The settlement, valued at up to $2.1 billion, is the ...
  • Nov 18, 2016
    A door to preemption may be opening in Canada. And while multi-jurisdictional product-liability class actions remain uncertain, the mass tort movement has found increasing favor.
  • Nov 18, 2016
    Each Canadian province has its own class-action statute, which means US clients may still face five or six overlapping class actions, each one bogged down by interlocutory motions and appeals.
  • Sep 06, 2016
    The rules around Canadian class actions — for decades, a work in progress — have finally found some measure of clarity. Could the Wild West era be over?
  • Nov 27, 2015
    Damage caps and other restrictions for shareholder class actions appear to have worked. Whether that is a good thing depends who you ask
  • Nov 23, 2015
    Class action reform aims to help smaller businesses fight antitrust infringement

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US/Canada Cross-Border Guide-Corporate
US/Canada Cross-Border Guide – Litigation