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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.


Ontario Court of Appeal dismisses $36 million environmental class action award against INCO
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • November 9 2011

In a 30 decision, the Ontario Court of Appeal has reversed a $36 million trial award to members of an environmental class action.


Berendsen v. Ontario
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • May 1 2011

Bernard Berendsen, Maria Berendsen, and their children sued her Majesty the Queen in Right of Ontario for losses sustained by their dairy farm operations as a result of contamination of their water supply by toxic road fill.


Berendsen appeal to Supreme Court discontinued
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • February 7 2011

The Supreme Court of Canada website has recently posted that the Berendsen appeal (from the Ontario Court of Appeal) has been discontinued.


Interpreting the scope of commercial general liability insurance policies and the duty to defend following the supreme court of canada's decision in progressive homes
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 20 2010

The Supreme Court of Canada's decision in Progressive Homes Ltd. Progressive Homes Ltd. v. Lombard General Insurance Company of Canada, 2010 SCC 33, which was rendered on September 23, 2010, has important consequences for the interpretation of the scope of commercial general liability (“CGL”) insurance policies and the duty to defend claims for environmental liabilities.


The Supreme Court of Canada recognizes a no-fault liability regime in an environmental matter in St. Lawrence Cement Inc. v. Barrette
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • December 17 2008

On November 20, 2008, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered a judgment in St. Lawrence Cement Inc. v. Barrette.


Elder C. Marques
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Vanessa Voakes
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP

Justin R. Lambert
  • Bennett Jones LLP

Jonathan D. Meadows
  • Harper Grey LLP