McCarthy Tétrault LLP
These tools should be considered by parties seeking enforcement in Ontario.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
Readers may recall that in R. v. Comeau, 2016 NBPC 3 in which we are acting for M. Comeau, the New Brunswick provincial court dismissed the charges against M. Comeau under s. 134(1)(b) of the Liquor Control Act...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
In R v. Perkins, the Court of Appeal for Ontario held that it did not have the jurisdiction to re-open a sentence appeal that had been heard on the merits.
Torkin Manes LLP
A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal has now clarified the standard of review where an appellate Court considers the lower Court's interpretation of a contract.
The Civil Resolution Tribunal (the "CRT") is a unique online forum to address disputes in British Columbia. The CRT first began hearing strata disputes in July 2016 and is now poised to implement its second phase by introducing small claims disputes up to $5,000 beginning on June 1, 2017.
Lathrop & Gage LLP
The election of a Republican President, along with a Republican U.S. Congress, and the election of a Republican Missouri Governor, combined with a Republican state legislature, are all spurring potential...
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Arbitration provisions have become fairly commonplace for a variety of reasons, including to minimize litigation costs and to keep disputes out of the public spotlight that can accompany litigation
Charges of discovery abuse get thrown around frequently in product liability litigation. We have not done a scientific survey, but we guess that such charges are levied against the manufacturer defendants more often than against individual plaintiffs.
Justice Werdegar took her seat on the Court on June 3, 1994, replacing Justice Edward Panelli.
Companies faced different volumes of class actions in different practice areas than in past years.
This Week's Florida Appeals: Week of April 17-21, 2017
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Melissa Murphy-Petros, Judy Selmeci and Michael O'Malley tackle the potential problems on appeal in "Overcoming the Weakness in a Summary Judgment Decision on Appeal" in the April 10, 2017, issue of the New York Law Journal.
Yesterday, we reviewed the data on Justice Burke's question patterns in criminal cases. Today, we ask a related question:
Proskauer Rose LLP
On March 27, 2017, the Commercial Division of the New York Supreme Courts updated its rule on trial length, giving judges the express authorization to impose time limits, at their discretion, on different phases of trial.
Stinson Leonard Street LLP
The New Jersey Supreme Court refused to allow a respondent to benefit from its refusal to pay arbitration fees in Roach v. BM Motoring, LLC, 2017 WL 931430 (NJ March 9, 2017).