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Supreme Court of Canada Strikes down the Mandatory Victim Surcharge

Canada - December 17 2018 The Supreme Court of Canada has struck down the mandatory victim surcharge in section 737 of the Criminal Code on the grounds that it is a cruel and…

Christopher D. Bredt, Pierre N. Gemson.

Court of Appeal for Ontario Considers Availability of Damages for Pure Economic Loss in Product Recall Case

Canada - November 14 2018 ​In 1688782 Ontario Inc. v. Maple Leaf Foods Inc., the Court of Appeal for Ontario considered the availability of damages for pure economic loss in a…

Notice Regime and Norwich Orders

Canada - September 17 2018 ​The Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Rogers Communications Inc. v. Voltage Pictures, LLC, holding that internet service providers are…

Supreme Court of Canada Clarifies the Test for a Mandatory Interlocutory Injunction

Canada - March 1 2018 The Court began its analysis of the proper test for a mandatory injunction by noting that the framework established in RJR-MacDonald is a general…

Litigation Strategy vs. Justness of the Case: when are security for costs appropriate?

Canada - November 13 2017 We previously wrote about the Court of Appeal for Ontario's decision in Yaiguaje v. Chevron Corporation to order the Ecuadorian plaintiffs to post…