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Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (May 25 – 29, 2015)

Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (May 25 – 29, 2015)

  • June 01, 2015
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal decisions. Topics covered include Civil Procedure, Dismissal for Delay, Summary Judgment, Substantial Indemnity Costs, Contract Law, Fraudulent Conveyances, Derivative Actions versus Oppression, Real Estate Law, Condominium Law and Wills & Estates.

Civil Litigation
Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (May 19-22, 2015)

Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (May 19-22, 2015)

  • May 25, 2015
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal decisions. Topics covered include investigative receivership orders, reconsideration of a denied leave to appeal, summary judgment, extension of time to appeal, mortgages, and contract interpretation. Please feel free to share this blog with anyone whom you think would be interested. As always, we welcome your feedback.

Civil Litigation
Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (May 4 – 8, 2015)

Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (May 4 – 8, 2015)

  • May 19, 2015
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal). Topics covered include intellectual property, police liability, wrongful dismissal, occupier’s liability, and the oppression remedy under the Condominium Act. In Bienstock v Adenyo, the Court of Appeal applied the Supreme Court’s 2006 decision in Pro Swing Inc v. Elta Golf Inc, which confirmed that non-monetary foreign judgments can be enforced in Canada.

Civil Litigation
The Admission of Expert Evidence: The role of impartiality

The Admission of Expert Evidence: The role of impartiality

  • May 19, 2015
  • Scott Rollwagen

In White Burgess Langille Inman v. Abbott and Haliburton Co., 2015 SCC 23, the Supreme Court of Canada has provided much-needed guidance as to the relationship between the requirement of impartiality and the question whether the court should receive the expert’s evidence at all.

Civil Litigation
Blaney's Court of Appeal Sumamries (April 27 – May 1, 2015)

Blaney's Court of Appeal Sumamries (April 27 – May 1, 2015)

  • May 04, 2015
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Hello everyone. Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal). Topics covered include family law, construction liens, constructive dismissal, insurance law in relation to the calculation of the amount of a subrogated claim by OHIP in a personal injury action and in the reduction of benefits under an LTD policy upon receipt of CPP payments, and a motion to strike for no cause of action and the right to amend pleadings in that context.

Civil Litigation