Royal Bank of Canada v. Mundo Media Ltd., 2022 ONSC 2147

Is a receiver bound by an arbitration clause in an agreement it wishes to sue on? Mundo Media (“Mundo”), a company which carried on business in Canada and the US, was placed in receivership in April 2019. The appointment order authorized the Receiver to exercise…

Crowe Mackay & Company Ltd. v. 0731431 B.C. Ltd., 2022 BCCA 158

Can a law firm appeal an order requiring the repayment of professional fees in a bankruptcy? In three related bankruptcy proceedings and two related civil actions, the Trustee and its counsel (the “Law Firm”) filed notices of appeal from orders of the trial judge requiring…