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Ontario Considers Eliminating Juries from Civil Trials

  • June 23, 2020
  • David Milosevic, Milosevic Fiske LLP

Ontario's Attorney General considers eliminating civil jury trials, as a response to the expected backlog created by the COVID-19 pandemic. David Fiske reviews the underlying reasoning.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Court of Appeal Summaries (June 8 – 12, 2020)

  • June 19, 2020
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Following are our summaries of last week’s civil decisions released by the Court of Appeal for Ontario. There were four substantive decisions, but quite a few very short ones.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Court of Appeal Summaries (May 19-22, 2020)

  • May 31, 2020
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Following are summaries of last week’s civil decisions released by the Court of Appeal for Ontario. Topics covered this week included rescission of a settlement agreement in an historical institutional sexual abuse case and stay pending an appeal from a default judgment for possession to prevent a power of sale.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum