Last Updated January 4, 2018
January 7 - Featured Case: Sankreacha v. Cameron J. and Beach Sales Ltd.
January 4 - When Can a Lawyer's Representations Repudiate a Binding Settlement Agreement?
January 4 - Uber Class Action Gets Green Light, Proceeds to Certification
January 3 - Rebutting the Breathalyzer Presumptions: Moving Beyond the Theoretical, Towards Concrete Evidence
December 20 - Tick Tock, Watch Your Clock: Estate Trustees are not Litigation Guardians under s.7 of the Limitations Act
December 13 - It's Not Complicated (Anymore) - Court of Appeal Explains the Relationship between SABS and Tort Damage Awards
December 8 - "Bucking" the Legal Lacuna - The Humboldt Bronco's Record Setting GoFundMe Campaign and Saskatchewan's Informal Public Appeals Act
December 4 - CLC West Seminar was a great success and may become an annual event! See Photos
November 27 - A Battle of Offers - Case Study: Hashemi-Sabet Estate v. Oak Ridges Pharmasave Inc. ("Hashemi-Sabet")
November 16 - A Cautionary Tale for Employers: A Case Study - Hampton Securities Ltd. v. Dean
October 27 - The Foreseeability of a Flying Bottle: A Case Study of Bucknol v. 2280882 Ontario Inc.
October 27 - The Real NHL Hockey Wives: Cyberbullying, Norwich Orders, and Locker Room Soap Operas
October 27 - Re-Serve Your Formal Offer If You Want Double Costs,
October 27 - You're on Candid Camera! Legal requirements for having surveillance admitted into evidence at trial
October 27 - Watching the Watchers: Judicial Limitations on the use of surveillance evidence
October 27 - Recent Decisions regarding the Admissibility of Surveillance in Accident Benefits and Tort Claims
October 27 - Accuracy of Surveillance Reports
October 27 - Reliable Footage: The Importance of Unedited Video and Investigator Testimony at Trial
October 27 - Surveillance: Activities and Problems
October 9 - What Stefanyk hath wrought: Albert Court of Appeal Decision in Stefanyk v Sobeys Capital Inc
September 24 - From Motorist to Manufacturer: Adjusting to AV Litigation
September 19 - Legislative Progress Towards Legalization: An Overview of the Recently Published Cannabis Regulations
September 19 - Down the Path to the End Finality: A Case Study of Gillham v. Lake of Bays (Township)
September 14 - "Let's talk about Sexts": Is my teenager in possession of child pornography?
September 14 - What Happens When You Tell Your Boss You Want to Retire... and then Change Your Mind?
September 12 - The CLC Executive Golf Pics are posted and available here.
September 12 - Attendant Care Benefits: Family Members & Professional Health Care Designations
September 11 - No Playing Around: An UPDATE on Tort Liability and School Yard Injuries
September 8 - Acting for both Insured and Insurer: What Counsel Need to Know
September 8 - Subrogating Claims in the Construction Context: They Do Exist
August 7 - Casino Niagara: Rolling the Dice on Constructive Dismissal
July 23 - Case Study: Mary Shuttleworth v Licence Appeal Tribunal
July 12 - Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation - A "Win" for Freedom of Expression
July 11 - World Cup of Violence: Are Soccer Clubs and Leagues Liable for "On Field" Fisticuffs?
July 9 - Justice Must Not Only Be Done, it Must be Seen - The LAT's Mandate to Ensure Both the Existence and the Appearance of Adjudicative Independence in their Decision-Making Processes
June 29 - To Warn or Not To Warn: An Explanation of the Duty to Warn and the Reasonable Foreseeability Analysis - Case Comment: Maxrelco (Immeubles) v Lumipro Inc.
June 28 - Secrets Between Children and Parents: Are Litigation Records of a Children's Lawyer subject to Father's Freedom of Information Request?
June 27 - Insurers Beware: Ontario Court Rules Underwriting and Broker Files are Producible in Tort Litigation when Consent is a "Live Issue"
June 12 - CLC & MB hosted their 20th Annual Golf Day at Bond Head. See photos.
May 24 - Common Interest Privilege: A New Tool in the Litigation Basket - Case Comment: Iggillis Holdings Inc. v Canada (National Revenue)
May 24 - Eyes Wide Shut: The Best Defence is a Good Offence - Cyber Liability
May 24 - Autonomous Vehicles and the Future of Litigation
May 24 - Risk Management and Cannabis in Ontario - What is going to be legalized and when?
May 23 - Here, There and Everywhere, Chasing Fraudsters - An Indictment in a New York Slip and Fall Scheme raises concerns about Insurance Fraud
May 9 - Discoverability Dilemma: Limitation Periods for Contribution and Indemnity Claims - Case Study: Mega International Commercial Bank (Canada) v. Yung
May 4 - Marshall Report: Progress To Date
May 4 - The Art of Due Diligence: Priority Disputes Among Insurers
May 4 - Duty to Defend an Additional Insured Under a CGL Policy
April 27 - Old McDonald had a Farm and Kids: A Tale of Succession and Unjust Enrichment Case Comment: McDonald v McDonald
April 24 - Security Breach Reporting Requirements under the PIPEDA starting November 2018
April 18 - Couple Caught in Bidding War Frenzy Reneges on Purchase of Dream Home, Liable for Damages
April 15 - Location Matters: Superior Court Rescinds a $95,000 Contract for Toronto Maple Leafs' Season Tickets
April 12 - "Waive" Goodbye to the Consumer Protection Act for those who are both Occupiers & Suppliers
April 10 - The Production of Cell Phone Records in the Age of Distracted Driving - Expanding the Limits of Disclosure
April 10 - Occupier's Liability: A Board Meeting Gone Wrong - Case Comment: Omotayo v Da Costa et al.
March 27 - Freedom of Expression in the 'Trump Era' Is a "Trump is right. F**k China. F**k Mexico" Sign Protected Speech?
March 26 - Improper Policy Cancellation Leads to "Risky Business" Case Comment: Minister of Finance v AXA Insurance
March 23 - Case Management: Be Zealous But Be Reasonable
March 22 - Autonomous Vehicles vs. Pedestrians: Who is at fault?
March 21 - Cloudy with a Chance of Money: Overcoming Obstacles in Subrogated Claims
March 21 - Duty to Mitigation
March 21 - Immunities and Exploits: Considerations for Subrogation as against Municipal or Regional Governments
March 12 - Face the Music: Once Requested, A Mediation Must be Scheduled Forthwith
March 7 - Legislature Passes Concussion Safety Legislation with Bill 193:Rowan's Law (Concussion Safety), 2018
March 2 - The Fast & the Furious: Hard Drugs, Fast Cars & Untimely Death: Case Study: Isaac Estate v Matuszynska
February 16 - Legal Themes utilized for Medical Liability
February 16 - Latency of Claims for Allied Healthcare Providers
February 16 - Collaborative Care and Vicarious Liability
February 14 - Do Excluded Drivers have access to AB Coverage? See Court of Appeal Ruling
February 13 - Emerging Trends in Personal Injury Damage Awards
February 12 - Selected Canadian Liability & Damages Issues
February 8 - Cargo Storage: A Minefield of Regulation