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Topics covered by the Court of Appeal this week in its civil decisions included franchise law (duty of disclosure), employment law (WSIB and wrongful dismissal of dependent contractors), insolvency (statutory privilege of documents), debtor-creditor (capacity to execute guarantees), MVA (liability of automobile lessors), family law (property claims of unmarried common law spouses), contracts

Hello again to everyone. Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal). Topics include nuisance, occupier’s liability, estates, procedure to be taken where it is unclear whether an arbitrator has jurisdiction, an unsuccessful attempt to invalidate the actions of a Union at a national convention, summary dismissal of  a subrogated

Hello again to everyone. Below are summaries of this week’s Ontario Court of Appeal civil decisions (non-criminal). The court’s long-awaited decision on expert reports in Moore v Getahun was released yesterday. Most will recall that the issue under consideration were discussions between counsel and expert witnesses and the extent to which consultations between them should