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Liability where cause of a product defect is unclear
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 4 2011

In the recent decision of Muskoka Fuels v. Hassan Steel Fabricators Ltd., the Ontario Court of Appeal addressed the issue of liability, under the provincial Sale of Goods Act where a product had failed but no party (or expert) could explain why.


Injunctions for breach of confidence the 'springboard principle'
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 18 2009

Vestergaard Frandsen AS and the other claimants (VF) are in the business of the manufacture and sale of mosquito nets under the name PermaNet.


Court challenge to CADTH actions
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • March 3 2009

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Divisional Court), on October 16, 2008, decided a case involving a challenge to the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH), the non-profit corporation that reviews medicines and technologies and makes recommendations to provincial governments and agencies as to which drugs should be listed (ie., paid for) by provincial government drug plans.


A quality exclusion?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2007

The recent decision by the High Court in Balmoral Group Limited -v- Borealis (UK) Limited & Others (2006) is noteworthy not so much for its outcome but for the “obiter dicta” comments (comments not crucial to the decision made in the case but nevertheless informative as to the law) of Mr Justice Christopher Clarke in relation to exclusion and limitation of liability clauses.


Mary M. Thomson
  • Gowling WLG

Scott A. Smith
  • Gowling WLG

Scott E. Foster
  • Gowling WLG

David Gibbins
  • Gowling WLG

Beverley Moore
  • Gowling WLG