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The Court of Appeal released a number of civil decisions this week with topics including the conversion of bills of exchange issued by a fraudulent employee and the fictitious and non-existent payee defences under the Bills of Exchange Act that protect banks, conflicts of interest in the solicitor-client relationship, family law, adverse possession

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There was only one civil law decision released this week by the Court of Appeal. It involved the setting aside of an order granting summary judgment in the commercial leasing context where there was a finding of an oral agreement modifying the terms of the lease.  In a rare move, the panel found