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By C. Kirk Boggs
PP and DD were set up by a mutual friend in the spring of 2014. They dated for several weeks, during which time PP understood that DD was using birth control and did not intend to conceive a child.
By Elizabeth Grace
In this first of a two-part series on the interrelationship of the criminal and civil justice systems, civil litigator Elizabeth Grace discusses how and why criminal proceedings do and do not impact parallel civil proceedings. In the second part, she will address document sharing between criminal and civil cases.
By Alan Melamud
Following the Divisional Court's decision in Toronto-Dominion Bank v. Ryerson University, companies that contract with government institutions should be aware that such contracts are likely open to disclosure under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
By Angus T. McKinnon, Rebecca Case
This decision was upheld by the Quebec Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.
By Rebecca Case, Alex Sharpe
Excalibur Special Opportunities LP v Schwartz Levitsky Feldman, is a recent example of a global class proceeding being certified in Ontario.
By Carolyn Lloyd
It will be important to know how the damage settlement is characterized.
By Lucas Lung
Canada's anti-spam legislation ("CASL") generally prohibits the transmission of commercial electronic messages ("CEMs") without a recipient's express or implied consent.
By Cynthia Kuehl
A 16 year old minor successfully brought an application for a declaration that she had withdrawn from parental control.
By Michael Lerner
Often the Court is asked to determine the intention of parties to an agreement that was not reduced to writing. This is a difficult task. Who does the Court believe?
By William Pepall
In September 2015, more than two years after Penner's death, McKenny commenced an action against Penner's estate, seeking payment of $150,000.
By Jacob Damstra
At the end of last year, I wrote a series of articles about public interest and environmental interventions in Federal Court proceedings:
By Ian Shewan
Welcome to 2017! This Newsletter highlights some of the transactions our Business Law Group was involved with in 2016, providing you with an idea of the depth and breadth of experience our Group has.
By Carolyn Lloyd
A conventional separation or divorce process is based on adversarial principles, regardless of the lawyers and/or parties having the intention of being cooperative.
By Yola S. Ventresca, Alex Sharpe
In this case, a majority of the Court of Appeal certified a global class action despite 98% of the proposed class members being non-residents of Ontario.
By Paul Brooks
On September 8, 2016, the Ontario Divisional Court overturned a decision that an employer had cause to terminate an employee for insubordination.
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