Loni da Costa is a senior associate and registered Canadian trademark agent in our Commercial Litigation Group in our Calgary Office.
Loni focuses her practice on oil & gas litigation and regulatory, intellectual property litigation, and securities litigation. She assists clients with various oil & gas and intellectual property-related disputes, and advises clients with respect to securities-related regulatory investigations.
Loni has appeared before the Alberta Provincial Court and Court of Queen’s Bench, the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC), the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), and the Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB).
Publications & Presentations
•Author, Facilitation or Grease Payments Now Illegal Under Canadian Anti-Corruption Law, BLG's The Exchange: Financial Institutions Litigation Blog, November 1, 2017.
•Author, New Alberta Secruities Commission Policy Encourages Self-Reporting of Securities Breaches, BLG's The Exchange: Financial Institutions Litigation Blog, October 28, 2017.
•Author, Counsel Comments: Cunningham v. Wiltzen, 2017 ABCA 185, Take Five: Alberta Edition, July 2017.
•Author, Ontario Court of Appeal Upholds Landmark Karigar Corruption Conviction, BLG's The Exchange: Financial Institutions Litigation Blog, July 19, 2017.
•Co-Author, Alberta Court of Appeal Upholds Finding of Negligence Against Investment Advisor and Employer for Losses Incurred due to Unsuitable High Risk Investments, BLG's The Exchange: Financial Institutions Litigation Blog, June 20, 2017.
•Author, Alberta Continues to Oppose Proposed National Securities Regulator, BLG's The Exchange: Financial Institutions Litigation Blog, April 6, 2016.
•Author, Canada's Integrity Framework Faces First Test: Means Serious Implications in Canada for a Guilty Plea on US Bribery Charges, BLG Bulletin, November, 2014.
•Co-Author, Securities Litigation Snapshot?, BLG Securities Litigation and Regulatory Bulletin, March, 2014.
•Author, Deferred Prosecution Agreements Now Available in the UK for Corporate Offenders, BLG White Collar Crime and Regulatory Law Bulletin, March 21, 2014.
•Author, “ The Roles of the UDP and CCO - Perfection is Not the Standard, ” Brokers' Report, May 2013.
•Member, Calgary Bar Association
•Pro Bono Civil Claims Duty Counsel
•Children's Legal & Educational Resource Centre (CLERC)