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What is Promissory Estoppel?

April 2, 2022 By Brian Babcock Promissory estoppel is the legal system’s version of “no backsies”. More formally, it is an equitable defence designed to protect you if another person attempts to back out of a promise after you have changed your legal position in reliance upon the promise. In Trial Lawyers Association of British […]

When Will Air Rights Be Subject to an Implied Easement?

April 2, 2022 By Mark Mikulasik Implied easements are granted very rarely, and air rights are seldom the issue, so a case addressing the combination is bound to attract attention. Add a popular shopping mall battling the City of Toronto, and you have a case we need to write about, and you may want to […]