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Posted on October 16, 2021 In Articles, Family Law, General & Commercial Litigation

October 16, 2021 By Brian Babcock Solicitor-client privilege is an important feature of our legal system. In order for you to have confidence to discuss […]

Posted on October 4, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

October 4, 2021 By Brian Babcock Ontario courts are usually very liberal about questions of jurisdiction to sue in Ontario. The general test is that […]

Posted on September 5, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

September 5, 2021 By Brian Babcock Punitive damages may only be awarded if the court finds that there is an “independent actionable wrong.” Misconduct alone […]

Posted on August 11, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

August 11, 2021 By Brian Babcock Privacy rights are fundamentally important. This has been confirmed by the Supreme Court of Canada in Douez v. Facebook, […]

Posted on August 11, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

August 11, 2021 By Brian Babcock You sue somebody because they owe you money, or have caused you damages. They do not defend. What do […]

Posted on June 15, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

June 15, 2021 By Brian Babcock Defamation is the action you might bring if someone tells lies about you that harm your reputation. Libel and […]

Posted on March 16, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

March 16, 2021 By Brian Babcock Who steals my purse steals trash. ‘Tis something, nothing: ‘Twas mine, ’tis his, and has been slave to thousands. […]

Posted on March 16, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

March 16, 2021 By Brian Babcock In a recent article, we discussed the importance of suing the right parties, and what to do if you […]

Posted on February 21, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

February 21, 2021 By Brian Babcock Suing the proper parties is important. If you sue the wrong party, you might not get a judgment. If […]

Posted on February 8, 2021 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation, Municipal Law

February 8, 2021 By Brian Babcock When did your municipality last review how its parks by-law serves the public interest? Covid-related concerns were not enough reason […]