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When is it Cost-Effective to Bring a Motion?

September 1, 2022 By Brian Babcock Not all possible steps in your lawsuit are worth the cost. Often, motions are brought for tactical reasons that turn out to be a bad investment. Motions to strike pleadings are a classic example. Poor drafting can be expensive to fix, so is something you want to avoid. But […]

Taking Case Management Seriously

September 1, 2022 By Brian Babcock Case management has been around for a long time in Ontario, but it has recently gained increased prominence. The Rules of Civil Procedure have even been amended to include a rule which governs case management in Toronto, Ottawa, and Essex County. Although the rule is not technically in force […]