Intrusion Upon Seclusion

Hello everyone. Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal). Topics include privacy, franchise law, issue estoppel, appellate jurisdiction over a trial judge’s decision to strike a jury (with a strongly-worded dissent by Laskin J.A.), and the permissibility of using surveillance evidence at trial without disclosing it to the opposing

Hello again to everyone. Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal).  This week’s topics include the contractual interpretation of a lease agreement in the context of an option to renew, the calculation of an award for wrongful dismissal, the availability of summary judgment in the context of third party

Hello everyone and welcome. I’m very excited to announce in this posting the official launch of a brand new blog called the Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries Blog (or Blaneys OCA Blog for short).

For years, our firm has been preparing weekly summaries of all decisions just released by the Court of Appeal for