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Court of Appeal Summaries (June 7 - 11)

  • June 21, 2021
  • John Polyzogopoulos

In O'Reilly v. ClearMRI Solutions Ltd, the Court set aside the motion judge’s determination that that the two appellant corporations were common employers, and set aside the judgment against one of them. In Wiseau Studio, LLC v. Harper, on a motion to review, the Court, with very brief reasons, set aside Justice Thorburn’s ground-breaking order for security for judgment ordered against the appellants.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Court of Appeal Summaries (May 25-28)

  • June 05, 2021
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Following are our summaries of the civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of May 25, 2021.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Court of Appeal Summaries (May 17-21, 2021)

  • May 21, 2021
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Following are this week’s summaries of the civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of May 17, 2021.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Editor's Message

  • May 21, 2021
  • David Milosevic

A message from the editor.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Self-Represented Litigants before the Supreme Court

  • May 20, 2021
  • Cameron Fiske, C.S.

Cameron Fiske writes about a little-known phenomenon: self-represented litigants before the Supreme Court of Canada and Supreme Court of the United States.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Court of Appeal Summaries (May 10-14, 2021)

  • May 18, 2021
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Following are this week’s summaries of the civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of May 10, 2021.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum

Court of Appeal Summaries (May 3-7, 2021)

  • May 11, 2021
  • John Polyzogopoulos

Topics covered this week included leave to issue a writ of seizure and sale outside the six year period from the date of the judgment, assault in the context of use of excessive force by police, the interpretation of a commercial lease (term length and obligation to repair roof) and an appeal from a jury award in an MVA case.

Civil Litigation, Student Forum