We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 56

Glaspell v. Ontario (Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing)
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • July 28 2015

The plaintiff homeowner (Mr. Glaspell) took issue with his neighbour's construction of a dock and boathouse on Big Cedar Lake. Mr. Glaspell commenced


Stewart v. TD General Insurance Co.
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • April 25 2013

An action for coverage under a homeowner's insurance policy to recover the full value of legally cultivated marijuana plants was dismissed. Coverage


Robinson v. Primmum Insurance Co.
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • May 21 2014

Pollution exclusion in homeowner's policy may not apply to circumstances where sound insulation releases noxious gas that renders the home


Catalyst Paper Corp. v. North Cowichan (District)
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • February 21 2012

The appellant, Catalyst Paper Corporation (the "Mill"), sought to have a decision upholding a municipal taxation bylaw, that it claimed was unreasonable, set aside


Seller beware: disclosure of latent land defects
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • April 4 2011

Awareness of environmental damage and lawsuits over responsibility for clean up of contaminated sites has led the principle of "buyer beware" in residential land transactions to become watered down during the past few years


Jamfamco Investments Ltd. v. Intact Insurance Co. of Canada
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • November 12 2010

The applicant, Aviva Canada Inc., brought an application seeking a declaration that the respondent, Intact Insurance Company of Canada, was required to defend and indemnify Jamfamco Investments Ltd. and its principal, John A. Macdonald, in a civil action brought against them and their subcontractor, Murphy, in relation to alleged deficiencies in a log home constructed by them in 1990


Darch Estate v. Farmers' Mutual Insurance Co.
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • August 25 2011

Mr. Darch suffered from mental illness and set fire to his parents' home; the insurance issue was whether the intentional act exclusion in the insurance policy applied such that the defendant insurer was not required to compensate the plaintiffs for the losses


Mississippi River Power Corp. v. Municipal Electric Assn. Reciprocal Insurance Exchange
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • September 15 2014

Reasonable preventative measures taken by an insured to prevent probable future damages may not be recoverable where the policy excludes coverage for


Plotkine v Seidenfeld
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • September 22 2014

The Applicant (Mr. Plotkine) unsuccessfully sought leave to appeal a decision of the Ontario Municipal Board. The Board had permitted 10 variances for


Friedmann v. Macgarvie
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • October 12 2011

The Court set aside and remitted back to a re-hearing the decision of British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal which had found that sexual harassment constituted discrimination based on sex