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Civil Litigation - Civil procedure - Settlements - Enforceability

Thursday, October 20, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the Beam defendants from an order enforcing the settlement of the action and counterclaim. Beam defendants were sued in the Federal Court and the Superior Court of Quebec by the respondent Domaines Pinnacle Inc. (Domaines) with respect to trademark issues arising from the use of the word “Pinnacle” in connection with the sale of alcoholic beverages. As the date of trial in the Federal Court approached, the parties had settlement discussions which led to Beam making an offer to settle pursuant to which the...