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Year called to bar: 2002
Craig is a partner in Osler's Litigation group. Craig has extensive experience in class proceedings, product liability matters, securities regulation, commercial banking litigation and pension litigation. Craig has appeared at all levels of the Ontario, Québec, British Columbia and New Brunswick courts, and, on multiple occasions, before the Supreme Court of Canada. Craig is a leader in the litigation group, having worked on some of the largest class action proceedings in Canadian history. Craig is currently a member of the Ontario Securities Commission's Securities Proceedings Advisory Committee, which provides advice on a variety of policy and procedural initiatives relating to proceedings before the OSC’s administrative tribunal. He is a key contact for the Osler Product Liability and Food Products practice group.
Sectors that are now ripe for litigation include cannabis, Big Tech and long-term care facilities; privacy, secondary market misrepresentation and predominance of common issues are also in the foreground
On October 3, 2006 Georgia Gulf Corporation of Atlanta, Georgia completed its previously announced acquisition of Royal Group Technologies Limited of Toronto in an all cash and assumed debt transaction, which values Royal Group at approximately $1.7 billion. The closing of the acquisition brings to an end a 16-month public sale process for Royal Group that began in May 2005 ...