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Limitation of actions - Extension, interruption, suspension and inapplicability - Expiry of limitation periods

Thursday, September 08, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the plaintiff, Trombley, from a summary trial judgment dismissing his claim against the defendants, the Pannus, as statue-barred. In July 2012, the plaintiff tripped and fell on stairs in front of a premises owned by the defendants. The plaintiff was seriously injured in the fall. In April 2013, he retained counsel. In August 2013, counsel notified the defendants of the plaintiff’s intent to pursue a claim for damages. In September 2013, the defendants’ insurance adjuster wrote to plaintiff’s counsel advising the incident was under...