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Friday, September 06, 2019 @ 6:33 AM

SENTENCING - Sexual assault - Aboriginal offenders - No previous record

Sentencing of the 24-year-old Indigenous offender found guilty of party to sexual assault, sexual assault and sexual interference. ... [read more]

Friday, September 06, 2019 @ 6:33 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Estoppel by record (res judicata) - Issue estoppel

Motion by the defendant law firm for summary judgment to dismiss two actions against it. ... [read more]

Friday, September 06, 2019 @ 6:31 AM

CUSTODY AND ACCESS - Mediation and arbitration

Appeal by the mother from a decision setting aside an arbitration award that awarded her sole custody and allowed her to move the children from Toronto to Guelph to attend a school adapted to their special needs. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 05, 2019 @ 8:52 AM

TITLE INSURANCE

Appeal by the defendant insurer from judgment finding it responsible for certain losses sustained by the respondent in relation to a cottage property for which he obtained title insurance with the appellant. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 05, 2019 @ 8:50 AM

THE INSURANCE CONTRACT - Coverage provisions and exclusion clauses

Appeal by the plaintiff from trial judgment dismissing her action for indemnification as statute barred and refusing to grant her relief from forfeiture and from the order requiring her to pay costs of $175,000 to the insurer and $115,000 to the broker. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 05, 2019 @ 8:46 AM

CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT - Express terms - Remuneration - Profit-sharing

Appeal by RBC Dominion Securities from the damages awarded in respect of incentive plan compensation to the respondent employee in his wrongful dismissal action. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 @ 8:55 AM

PRACTICE BY UNAUTHORIZED PERSONS - Students-at-law

Motions by the appellants Jorowski and Eisbrenner to permit Sweryda to represent them in their respective appeals. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 @ 8:53 AM

PATENTS - Defences to infringement - Lack of essential element

Appeal by Evolution Technologies from a judgment finding it infringed the respondent’s patent. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 @ 8:50 AM

BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS - Retention of counsel - Relationship with client

Determination of whether defence counsel could continue to act. ... [read more]

Tuesday, September 03, 2019 @ 10:18 AM

INTERESTS IN LAND - Unilateral transfer of interest inter vivos

Appeal by Roy from a decision declaring a quit claim deed valid and finding that the appellant only owned a 50 per cent interest in the property. ... [read more]