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Posted on April 29, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

April 29, 2022 By Brian Babcock Famously, “litigation is not a tea party”, meaning that the participants can expect a tough fight. This is limited […]

April 24, 2022 By Brian Babcock Oral examinations for discovery out of court are a long established means of preventing “trial by ambush” under Ontario’s […]

Posted on April 24, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

April 24, 2022 By Brian Babcock An affidavit is a written (usually typed) document that is sworn under oath or affirmed as being true before […]

Posted on April 9, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

April 9, 2022 By Brian Babcock Settling your disputes before going through the time, trouble, expense, and delay of a trial or other final hearing […]

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 […]

Posted on March 26, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

March 26, 2022 By Brian Babcock You probably had not heard of the criminal offence of  “mischief” prior to the Freedom Convoy blockade in Ottawa. […]

March 26, 2022 By Brian Babcock It is dangerous to fall in love with an attractive legal quotation and expect that it will decide your […]

Posted on February 27, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation, Wills & Estates

February 27, 2022 By Brian Babcock A court is will make an order for production for inspection of a document that is in the possession […]

Posted on February 13, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

February 13, 2022 By Brian Babcock Judgment is not a remedy directly available for contempt of court arising in a civil lawsuit in Ontario. In […]

Posted on February 7, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

February 7, 2022 By Mark Mikulasik Case conferences are available under the Rules of Civil Procedure to move cases forward more efficiently, more affordably, and […]