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Fatal accident claims and divorce proceedings
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2018

The recent case of CC (Widow & Dependant of JC (Deceased) on behalf of herself and dependents v TD highlights an interesting point on the issue of


The Fatal Accidents Act: calculating dependency claims for children in ‘modern’ families
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2018

The conventional approach to calculating dependency is changing from the traditional assumptions made in 1984. At this time, the courts adopted the


Vicarious liability is on the move again
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2017

The claimant was a former Foster child who was abused physically and sexually by the Foster parents that she was placed with while in the care of the


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • November 20 2017

In this Employment law decision, the Court of Appeal allowed the appeal from the motion judge’s decision granting summary judgment against our client


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • September 22 2017

The Court released two companion decisions (El-Khodr v. Lackie and Cobb v. Long Estate) relating to the deductibility of collateral benefits, namely


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • September 15 2017

Below are the summaries of this week’s civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario. There were two Family Law decisions, one in the context of


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • July 21 2017

In Rainy River (Town) v. Olsen, the mayor of the town was unsuccessful, both in the court below and in the Court of Appeal, in getting an injunction


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • June 2 2017

In Letestu Estate v. Ritlyn Investments Limited, the Court overturned the lower court’s decision that the estate of a deceased tenant had 1 year to


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • May 5 2017

In Halliwell, the Court discussed in detail the difficult issue of applying the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines to high income cases (over $350


In Latent Disease Litigation- Will the Courts Continue to Follow the "Marriage Before Injury" Rule?
  • Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

A recent decision from Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeals raises interesting questions about how and whether the traditional “marriage before