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Thursday, September 15, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by Festival Hall Developments (Festival) from the dismissal of its motion for summary judgment dismissing Galota’s action against it as statute-barred. Galota broke her arm on May 13, 2006, having fallen from an elevated dance floor at Republik, a nightclub in a building owned by Festival. Galota retained a lawyer and immediately sued Republik, but did not immediately sue Festival. Republik defended the action and delivered a statement of defence in May 2008. Neither Republik nor its insurance adjuster alleged any other party was responsible...