• Supreme Court of Canada Reinforces the Need to Promote Pre-Trial Settlements
  • February 3, 2015 | Author: Donald J. McGarvey
  • Law Firm: McLennan Ross LLP - Edmonton Office
  • In a unanimous (7-0) decision in Sable Offshore Energy Inc. v. Ameron International Corp., 2013 SCC 37, the Supreme Court of Canada reinforced the need to protect settlement negotiations from being disclosed and encouraged parties to settle cases rather than proceed to trial.