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August 1, 2022 By Brian Babcock A common way to recover damages for economic loss in the absence of a contract or physical damage to […]

July 15, 2022 By Jonathon Clark The introduction of prompt payment requirements was one of the most important changes in the move from the Construction […]

July 10, 2022 By Brian Babcock A bare trustee is not a legal representative given property for the benefit of Yogi or even Boo Boo. […]

June 27, 2022 By Jonathon Clark “Vicarious liability” is a form of liability which arises from responsibility for the acts of others. The most common […]

Posted on June 20, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

June 20, 2022 By Mark Lahn Pleadings in small claims court do not have to reach the same degree of sophistication as pleadings in the […]

Posted on June 20, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

June 20, 2022 By Brian Babcock It is fitting that the Court of Appeal would release a decision about extending the time to file an […]

Posted on June 6, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

June 6, 2022 By Brian Babcock We have written before about Ontario’s law regarding strategic lawsuits against public participation. Under this “anti-SLAPP law”, claims which […]

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 […]