Lindsay Rauccio

Lindsay has experience in a broad range of corporate-commercial litigation matters, including contractual disputes, construction and infrastructure (including nuclear and wind energy projects), class actions, product liability, administrative and regulatory issues, and environmental law and litigation. Lindsay has appeared as counsel at various levels of court in Ontario, as well as the Federal Court of Appeal. Lindsay has also developed extensive alternative dispute resolution experience, including several large and complex mediations and arbitration proceedings. Lindsay returned to Osler as an associate in 2010 after summering at the firm in 2008 and articling in 2009. While at the University of Western Ontario, Lindsay formed part of a winning moot team in a national corporate and securities competition. 


Representative Work

  • Representing Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. in a number of disputes, including an arbitration relating to the refurbishment of two nuclear reactors, an IP dispute, and a delay claim brought by a contractor
  • A renewable energy company in connection with deficiencies in the construction of a wind and solar energy transmission line
  • An Ontario Healthcare Centre – representing the Hospital in prosecuting a claim relating to deficiencies in the construction of a new wing
  • A general contractor in connection with unpaid change orders in the construction of a hospital

Latest Insights

  • Osler Update Feb 12, 2021

    Wastech and discretion: The Supreme Court of Canada on the duty to exercise contractual discretion in good faith

    In Wastech, the SCC sought to clarify the scope of the duty to exercise contractual discretionary powers in good faith previously recognized in Bhasin...

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  • Osler Update Dec 23, 2020

    Honesty is the best policy: The Supreme Court of Canada seeks to clarify the duty of honest contractual performance

    Don’t mislead your contracting counterparties about matters linked to the performance of a contract. That is the apparently simple message from the Su...

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  • Webinar Dec 15, 2020

    1688782 Ontario Inc. v. Maple Leaf Foods Inc.: Implications for Product Liability and Franchise Law

    On November 5, 2020, the Supreme Court released its long-anticipated decision in 1688782 Ontario Inc. v. Maple Leaf Foods Inc.

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  • Osler Update Nov 11, 2020

    Franchisees cannot beef with manufacturer over contaminated meat

    A majority of the Supreme Court of Canada held that a manufacturer’s breach of its duty to supply products safe for human consumption does not entitle...

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    Franchisees cannot beef with manufacturer over contaminated meat
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Media Mentions

  • Osler News May 1, 2024

    Osler represents CCLA before the Supreme Court of Canada

    Third-party election spending case involves interpretation of Charter’s democratic rights section.

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    Osler represents CCLA before the Supreme Court of Canada
  • Osler News Mar 6, 2024

    Pro Bono Ontario’s 2023 ‘Honour Roll’ includes 13 Osler lawyers

    Pro Bono Ontario named 13 Osler lawyers to its second annual Honour Roll.

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Community Involvement

  •  Pro Bono Legal Services Clinic, Volunteer

Speaking and Writing

Speaking Engagements

speaker 15/12/2020
1688782 Ontario Inc. v. Maple Leaf Foods Inc.: Implications for Product Liability and Franchise Law
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Credentials

Education

  • University of Western Ontario, J.D.
  • University of Toronto, Honours B.A. (with distinction)

Languages

  • English

Professional Affiliations

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ontario
  • The Advocates' Society