Nicolas-Karl is an associate within the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group at the Montréal office. Nicolas-Karl's practice, though varied, focuses primarily on issues involving product liability and complex contractual litigations.
Nicolas-Karl represents manufacturers and distributors in various industries (automotive, pharmaceutical, medical products, consumer products, etc.) both in the context of individual and class actions. In this respect, Nicolas-Karl is called upon to advise his clients on their rights and obligations arising from conventional or legal warranties, particularly in terms of latent defects, safety defects or misrepresentation. Versatile and efficient, Nicolas-Karl works closely with top experts to defend the rights of his clients. Nicolas-Karl is also called upon to represent buyers as part of actions based on the quality professional seller's warranty, whether in connection with defective equipment or contaminated land.
Nicolas-Karl is also involved in complex litigation cases involving contract interpretation, franchisor-franchisee relationships, contract termination and abuse of contractual powers. Nicolas-Karl regularly intervenes in injunction proceedings and other extraordinary proceedings involving non-compete agreements, non-solicitation and confidentiality clauses.