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06 November 2015

ROBERT MCDONELL AND SEAN HERN SUCCESSFUL IN DEFENDING CANADA LINE, TRANSLINK AND SNC-LAVALIN INC.

Farris lawyers successfully defend Canada Line, Translink and SNC-Lavalin Inc. from class action claims for loss of revenue by retail merchants and property owners during construction of the Canada Line.  Farris partners Robert McDonell and Sean Hern obtained a ruling following a 20 day trial from the BC Supreme Court that the disruption caused by Canada Line construction was authorized by statute and, accordingly, the public and private bodies undertaking the project could not be sued for nuisance damages.  Click here to read full judgment.

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