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The Supreme Court’s Decision in Livent: a Framework for Deciding Auditor’s Negligence Cases
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 9 2018

In its much anticipated decision in Deloitte & Touche v. Livent Inc. (Receiver of), the Supreme Court of Canada has considerably reduced the damage


Ontario court refuses to certify negligence class action against underwriters
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2017

In its recent decision in LBP Holdings Ltd. v Hycroft Mining Corporation, 2017 ONSC 6342, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice dismissed a motion to


The Supreme Court of Canada confirms the large and liberal approach in interpreting the bodily injury “suffered in an accident”
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 4 2017

The Automobile Insurance Act (the “Act”) in Québec provides that where bodily injury was suffered in an accident, meaning any event in which damage is


SCC clarifies that adverse inference regarding causation in medical negligence actions is in discretion of the trial judge
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • December 19 2016

In the recent case of Benhaim v. St-Germain (2016 SCC 48), the Supreme Court of Canada clarified that in medical negligence cases in which the


Restart the Clock!: Confirmation and resetting limitation periods in Tuck v. Supreme Holdings, 2016 NLCA 40
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • August 11 2016

Limitation periods serve a critical function in the civil justice system. They promote the timely resolution of litigation on the basis of reliable


Does Midwest Properties Ltd. v. Thordarson Mean an Expansion in Environmental Liability?
  • Aird & Berlis LLP | Aird & McBurney LP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2016

The Supreme Court of Canada recently denied leave to appeal the decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in Midwest Properties Ltd. v. Thordarson


Supreme Court of Canada will hear “Charter damages” case against Alberta’s Energy Regulator
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 26 2015

On April 30, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal to Jessica Ernst in her ongoing claim against the Energy Resources


Insurer can't sue "your and you"
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 23 2014

The Ontario Superior Court has released a subrogation decision dealing with two interesting issues: Assessing a defendant's negligence and the


Supreme Court of Canada declines to hear an appeal from Ontario that limits claims against manufacturers
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 13 2014

The Supreme Court of Canada declined to hear an appeal of a decision of the Court of Appeal for Ontario that limits claims in class actions against


Supreme Court of Canada denies leave to air dirty laundry in Whirlpool case
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 13 2014

This morning, the Supreme Court of Canada denied leave to appeal in Arora v. Whirlpool. The Court's denial of leave has important implications for