Kugler Kandestin, in collaboration with LPC Avocats Inc., files class action against the Desjardins Group in connection with massive data breach of close to 3 million members

The application for authorization to institute a class action alleges that the defendants failed to adequately protect class members’ personal data and seeks payment of substantial compensatory and punitive damages. On June 21, 2019, Kugler Kandestin, in conjunction with LPC Avocats Inc., filed an application for authorization to institute a class action against the Fédérations des Caisses Desjardins…

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2019 Canadian Lexpert Directory Recognizes Kugler Kandestin Lawyers

Kugler Kandestin is proud to announce the recognition of its lawyers as leading practitioners. The 2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a pre-eminent directory of legal practitioners in Canada, recognizes the following Kugler Kandestin lawyers as leaders in their respective fields: Gordon Kugler – Product Liability Litigation, Professional Liability, Insurance Litigation, and Corporate Commercial Litigation Gerald F….

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Kugler Kandestin named Plaintiff Firm of the Year by Benchmark Canada

The firm is extremely proud of this recognition and that of five of its lawyers as “Litigation Stars”. At an award ceremony held in March 2019, Kugler Kandestin was recognized as the Plaintiff firm of the year.  Kugler Kandestin was selected based on research conducted through extensive interviews with litigators, dispute resolution specialists and their clients…

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Kugler Kandestin shortlisted for three Benchmark Canada Litigation Awards

Kugler Kandestin is proud to announce that it has been recognized and shortlisted for three Benchmark Canada Litigation Awards in the following categories: Law firm of the year, Québec Plaintiff firm of the year, Québec Robert Kugler, Plaintiff (Class Action) attorney of the year, Québec Nominees are selected  based on research conducted through extensive interviews…

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Kugler Kandestin represents senior secured and DIP lender in successful restructuring under the CCAA and CBCA

AZZIMOV INC. is an innovative creator of marketplace and merchandising software focused on leveraging artificial intelligence through machine learning for application for e-commerce sites and e-marketplaces. It recently completed a successful debt and equity restructuring under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and the Canada Business Corporations Act. Kugler Kandestin represented Azzimov’s senior security and DIP…

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