Mondaq Canada: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Hello all. Yet again, another light week of decisions released by our Court of Appeal.
Davis LLP
In 1400467 Alberta Ltd v Adderley, 2014 ABQB 439, Madam Justice Veit explained the circumstances in which a defendant will be ordered to pay security for costs and security for judgment.
Davis LLP
When a defendant is sued, there is often another person who may be partially or wholly responsible for the loss of the plaintiff.
Walsh LLP
The issue of whether or not the maker of the Will (i.e. the "testator") had the mental capacity to understand the nature and effect of the Will is often raised within a Will challenge.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
La Cour supérieure a refusé d'autoriser un recours collectif. Il s'agit de l'affaire Sofio c. Organisme canadien de règlementation du commerce des valeurs mobilières.
Minden Gross LLP
According to Mr. Mehedi he was scammed. He paid $3,742 to a company to provide career development services and assist him in finding a job.
Lerners
The application of the in pari delicto defence in the United States is subject to significant jurisdictional variability.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
A recent Supreme Court of Canada decision confirms the limited scope for appeals of an arbitrator’s decision pursuant to British Columbia’s Arbitration Act
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On July 28, 2014, a tribunal sitting at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague awarded the largest arbitral award in history.
Lerners
Following a common issues trial solely on questions of liability, Justice Viens of the Quebec Superior Court found that there was no liability with respect to the allegedly defective locking mechanism in Mazda 3 vehicles’ driver’s doors.
Minden Gross LLP
The families of two individuals who were killed in a June, 2012 shooting inside the Eaton Centre Mall in Toronto have sued the owner of the mall and the Toronto and Hamilton Police Departments, among others.
Langlois Kronstrom Desjardins s.e.n.c.r.l.
In its decision in Kalogerakis v.Commission scolaire des Patriotes rendered on May 21, 2014, the Court of Québec dealt with the appeal of two decisions from the Québec’s Access to Information Commission dismissing requests for disclosure of the amount of professional fees billed by lawyers retained by public entities, on the ground that the information was protected by solicitor-client privilege.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
This is the second in a series of bulletins highlighting practical strategies for dealing with common issues in international business transactions and disputes.
Miller Thomson LLP
Unfortunately e-filing Defences is currently not available.
Lerners
In Attorney General of Manitoba et al. v. Clark, 2013 MBQB 249 ("Clark"), the Crown sought to enforce an evidence gathering order under the Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Act (the "Act").
Lerners
Neil Wheeler, partner in the Plaintiff Personal Injury Practice Group at Lerners LLP, Toronto, discusses back to school season safety tips.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
The New York Convention permits parties to arbitrations to enforce arbitral awards in any contracting state, including Canada.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The recent UK Supreme Court decision in Cox v Ergo Versicherung AG, [2014] UKSC 22, provides helpful commentary and a potentially persuasive precedent for Canadian courts on issues of choice of law, the distinction between substance and procedure in the conflict of laws, and legislative extraterritoriality in circumstances where a cause of action is governed by a foreign law.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Yet another light week for the Court of Appeal.
Bennett Jones LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada announced that it will hear appeals in a trilogy of Ontario securities class action cases.
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Minden Gross LLP
In a recent case, the Superior Court upheld the Master’s decision to backdate a Statement of Claim that was issued after the expiry of the limitation period.
Torkin Manes LLP
The Ontario Court of Appeal has recently confirmed that it will pierce the "corporate veil" where a comp any is used for an "illegal, fraudulent or improper purpose".
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In the world of contractual interpretation, the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Sattva Capital Corp. v. Creston Moly Corp. is a blockbuster.
Lawson Lundell LLP
Absolute privilege is one of the most powerful defences in the law of defamation.
Torkin Manes LLP
The Supreme court of Canada has recently suggested that a party can also rely on the doctrine of stare decisis to dismiss an action at a preliminary stage.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Although the decision is based on unique underlying facts, it offers several important lessons on corporate governance.
McMillan LLP
An innovative settlement agreement between the Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") and a class of bank branch employees
Minden Gross LLP
The recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in The Estate of Pate v. The Corporation of the Township of Galway-Cavendish and Harvey provides interesting insights into the current state of the law on awards of punitive damages in wrongful dismissal cases.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The July 8 2014 acquittal of Rengam Rajaratnam in New York District Court ended a long streak of insider trading convictions in that jurisdiction.
Miller Thomson LLP
Rectification is an equitable remedy that allows for corrections of a document that, due to errors in drafting, does not reflect the true intentions of the parties.
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