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Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (April 6-10, 2015)

Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (April 6-10, 2015)

  • April 15, 2015
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Topics include the recovery by an insurer of overpayments of Long-Term Disability benefits, constructive dismissal, occupiers’ liability and bank fraud. There is also an interesting summary judgment decision on the rescission of a Franchise Agreement in accordance with the Arthur Wishart Act (Franchise Disclosure), 2000.

Civil Litigation
Know Thy Client

Know Thy Client

  • April 13, 2015
  • Nina Bombier and Jaclyn Greenberg

The Court of Appeal's recent decision in Mallory v. Werkmann Estate serves as a reminder to all counsel: never lose sight of who you act for.

Civil Litigation
Mortgage Enforcement Hits the Highway

Mortgage Enforcement Hits the Highway

  • April 08, 2015
  • Chris Jaglowitz

Until now, mortgagees could commence their enforcement lawsuits anywhere in Ontario they pleased, regardless of where the mortgaged property is located. That option is now gone.

Civil Litigation
Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (March 16-20, 2015)

Blaney's Court of Appeal Summaries (March 16-20, 2015)

  • March 30, 2015
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal). Topics include motions to strike, family law, undisclosed material changes in condominium construction plans, and judicial review of a Toronto Chief of Police Order.

Civil Litigation