#LegalFiasco #legalfiasco


Trade disputes, lawsuits driving up Ottawa's legal bills
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 04:00:00 EDT
The Trudeau government's spending on outside law firms has risen sharply in the last year, topping $26 million for the first time since numbers have been proactively posted. The federal Justice Department refuses to release details, but legal costs are clearly being driven by trade disputes and veterans' lawsuits.