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ASSESSMENT OF DAMAGES - Time for assessment - Limiting factors

Thursday, August 16, 2018 @ 8:39 AM  

Appeal by the plaintiff from the trial judge’s calculation of damages arising from a solicitor’s negligence in failing to convey certain lands to the appellant in 2004. The solicitor was retained by the appellant to complete a real estate transaction with the respondent vendor. The solicitor failed to include one of the parcels when the transaction closed. The solicitor was well aware that the appellant intended to subdivide the lands in order to create a mixed residential development. The trial judge found that the failure to...