• New Defamation Defence of Responsible Communication on Matters of Public Interest
  • March 24, 2010 | Authors: David A. Crerar; Michael A. Skene
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Vancouver Office
  • Two hundred years after the death of Thomas Paine, and three days before Christmas, the Supreme Court of Canada issued a pair of decisions that marks the most important advance in freedom of expression, and in particular, freedom of the press, in recent Canadian law.