Torture victim appeal dismissed in fee dispute

Law Times | by Aidan Macnab, quoting Darcy Merkur | January 28, 2019

Law Times logo 150x46 The Ontario Court of Appeal had dismissed the appeal in Almalki v. Canada (Attorney General), 2019 ONCA 26, brought by Abullah¬†Almalki – a Canadian who was falsely accused of terrorism, then tortured and imprisoned in Syria – disputing the contingency fee agreement he made with his lawyers on a settlement he received from the Canadian … Continued