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 574

Ontario Government Makes Policy U-Turn: Doug Ford's Plan for the Private Retail Sale of Cannabis
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • August 14 2018

Fresh off his convincing electoral victory, Premier Doug Ford has announced that he plans to begin the process of scrapping Ontario's existing


Is the Clock Ticking? The Court of Appeal Discusses Discoverability and the Application of Section 5(1)(a)(iv) of the Limitations Act, 2002
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • August 14 2018

In Gillham v. Lake of Bays (Township), 2018 ONCA 667, a case about the discoverability of claims for damages arising out of construction deficiencies


Out of the Weeds: What You Need to Know About the Cannabis Act as an Employer
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • August 8 2018

On June 20, 2018, the Government of Canada passed Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, which will, among other things, legalize the recreational use of


The Court of Appeal Addresses Various Aspects of Appellate Review in Di Gregorio v Sunwing Vacations Inc.
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada, Dominican Republic
  • August 2 2018

In Di Gregorio v Sunwing Vacations Inc., the Court of Appeal allowed an appeal from the decision of a motion judge dismissing the appellants' claim


Fourth Time's Not A Charm: A Case of Subrogation Despite Contrasting Trilogy of Decisions by the Supreme Court of Canada
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • July 24 2018

In Royal Host GP Inc. v. 1842259 Ontario Ltd., 2018 ONCA 467, the Ontario Court of Appeal recently examined whether there was a bar to subrogation in


International Commercial Arbitration Awards: When Does an Arbitration Award Become Binding?
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • July 18 2018

And so the saying went for Mr. Popack and Mr. Lipszyc, the parties in the recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Popack v Lipszyc, 2018 ONCA 635


Out of Time: The Court of Appeal Discusses When a Claim is "Discovered" Within the Meaning of the Limitations Act, 2002
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • July 3 2018

When does the limitation clock start ticking? The answer is not always clear, particularly when a claimant’s damages are yet to be quantified. In


Partial Settlements and Other Litigation Agreements in Multi-Party Actions: The Peril of Non-Disclosure
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • June 26 2018

A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal provides a stark reminder that when a partial settlement or other litigation agreement is reached in


Libel Tourism and Forum Shopping: The Supreme Court of Canada Applies the Van Breda Test to an Internet Defamation Claim
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • June 19 2018

In Haaretz.com v. Goldhar,1 a decision released on June 6, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada confronted the array of thorny analytical and practical


What You Need to Know About Police Record Checks
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • June 18 2018

If you're like me and had all but forgotten about the new Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015, you are forgiven - you're not the only one. It seems