Ira Nishisato is a Partner in BLG's Commercial Litigation Group in Toronto. He focuses on complex commercial litigation; commercial fraud; anti-piracy, anti-counterfeiting and technology litigation; injunctions and extraordinary preliminary, provisional and interlocutory remedies (including Anton Piller (civil search), Mareva (asset freezing) and Norwich Pharmacal (equitable discovery) orders); and international and multi-jurisdictional dispute resolution.
Ira advocates before all levels of courts in Canada, including the Supreme Court of Canada, Federal Court of Appeal, Ontario Court of Appeal, Federal Court, the Ontario Divisional Court and Superior Court of Justice. He appears regularly before the Commercial Court in Toronto.
Ira has litigated cases involving administrative law, asset tracing and recovery, banking, broadcasting and telecommunications, class actions/mass torts, computer and internet law (including privacy, data protection and information security), conflict of laws, constitutional law, contracts, corporate/commercial law, defamation, fiduciary duties, fraud, intellectual property, labour and employment, officer and director liability, product liability, public international law, professional negligence, and shareholder disputes.