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Woods featured in Lexpert’s Top 10 Cases of 2019-2020


Woods is proud to have successfully represented Omni Bridgeway, formerly known as Bentham IMF, before the Supreme Court of Canada in a case that has now been designated one of Lexpert’s Top 10 Cases of 2019-2020 in Lexpert Special Edition: Litigation 2020. The case was also awarded an “Impact Case” award at Benchmark’s annual gala in June.

9354-9186 Québec inc. v.Callidus Capital Corp., 2020 SCC 10 is a leading decision in insolvency and third-party litigation financing. The Supreme Court reinstated the Superior Court’s decision to approve, as interim financing under the CCAA, litigation funding for the debtor company to sue its principal creditor. It is an honour for Neil Peden of Woods to share this recognition with Omni Bridgeway. To read more about this landmark decision, click here.