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Considerations Regarding Partial Summary Judgments

Introduction Rule 20.01 of the Ontario Rules of Civil Procedure sets out the procedure to…

The Importance of Putting Your Best Foot Forward

Introduction It sounds like trite advice to hear that a party must put their best…

Considerations When Deciding on Motions for Adjournment

Introduction: An adjournment is a postponement of a legal proceeding. The request is made by…

Do Courts Have the Discretion to Override Arbitration Clauses?

Contracting parties normally have their remedy for breaches through the court process. However, they may…

Defamation and Public Discourse

When Does a Lawsuit Become a Tool for Limiting Public Debate? Section 137.1  of the…

The Tort of Intentional Infliction of Mental Suffering

In last week’s blog, we discussed several recent changes to the common law, and in…

New Causes of Action in the Common Law of Ontario

The common law is an organic process but one that grows and develops slowly. This…