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Decision to strike jury due to COVID-19 upheld by Court of Appeal

Canada - October 29 2020 On October 1, 2020, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released its decision in Belton v. Spencer, 2020 ONCA 623. The decision is the first by Ontario's…

Natalie Kolos

Supreme Court of Canada Addresses Common Law Police Powers

Canada - October 9 2019 In the recent decision of Fleming v. Ontario, 2019 SCC 45, the Supreme Court of Canada declared that there is no common law police power to arrest…

Natalie Kolos, Kevin A. McGivney

Anonymous Internet Posters Not Immune To Default Judgment

Canada - January 20 2020 On January 13, 2020, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (ONSC) released its decision in Theralase Technologies Inc. v. Lanter, 2020 ONSC 205. The…

Natalie Kolos

Ontario Court of Appeal Finds Mandatory Security Checks at Police Headquarters Constitutional

Canada - September 16 2019 In the recent decision of Langenfeld v. Toronto Police Services Board, 2019 ONCA 716, the Ontario Court of Appeal set aside an earlier ruling that…

Natalie Kolos

Court emphasizes systems of maintenance in occupiers’ liability claims

Canada - May 13 2022 On April 8, 2022, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released its decision in Martin v. AGO et al, 2022 ONSC 1923. This decision is a helpful…

Natalie Kolos