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Ontario Superior Court recognizes new cause of action addressing internet harassment

Canada - February 9 2021 In Caplan v. Atas (Caplan), Justice Corbett took the extraordinary step of recognizing a new common law tort of internet harassment in response to an…

Kevin O’Brien, Swetha Popuri

Supreme Court rearticulates test under Ontario “anti-SLAPP” legislation

Canada - September 14 2020 On September 10, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada released a pair of highly anticipated decisions on two appeals addressing the test to be applied…

Graham Buitenhuis, Kevin O’Brien

Directors Liabilities - Even After Settlement

Canada - March 22 2016 The Ontario Superior Court has ruled that claims for professional misconduct can still be brought against directors and officers despite a class…

Laura Fric

Court of Appeal finds limitation periods suspended indefinitely following a denial of certification

Canada - October 8 2020 In R.G. V. The Hospital for Sick Children, the Court of Appeal for Ontario found that limitation periods remain suspended for all individual…

Sarah McLeod

Ontario Court orders class action trial to proceed by virtual means

Canada - February 9 2021 In Flying E. Ranche Ltd. v. Attorney General of Canada 2020 ONSC 8072, Justice Schabas recently rejected an adjournment sought due to pandemic-related…

Amanda Arella