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 Aug 8, 2018 11:00 PM
by Neil Reeves

The Court of Appeal has provided further guidance on the issue of prescriptive easements in the case of  Hunsinger v. Carter . The case involved one party having uninterrupted use...

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Coverage, Municipal Act, Occupiers Liability, Property  
  

 Sep 29, 2017 3:00 PM
by Samis + Company

In Osmond v Watkins , 2017 ONSC 5729 (CanLII), the defendant successfully brought a summary judgment motion against his contractor.   The defendant, Watkins, hired the plaintiff, Osmond, to complete some...

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 May 10, 2017 8:00 PM
by Neil Colville-Reeves

The Court of Appeal has affirmed a Superior Court decision which determined that Starbucks assumed responsibility and control and became an occupier of a portion of a municipal sidewalk.

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 Jan 27, 2017 1:00 PM
by Samis + Company

Can an occupier, who is also a "supplier" under the Consumer Protection Act , defeat an Occupiers Liability Act claim by relying on a liability waiver that might violate the...

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 Dec 16, 2016 10:17 AM
by Neil Colville-Reeves

Ontario’s Superior Court has provided further direction on the standard of care of occupiers, this time in the context of a municipality operating a snow slide at a winter festival.

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Courts, Occupiers Liability, Torts  
  

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 Dec 8, 2016 11:27 AM
by Neil Colville-Reeves

In the recent case of Brown v. Marriott , Ontario’s Superior Court provided further guidance on the obligation of occupiers to take reasonable measures to ensure persons entering on premises...

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Courts, Occupiers Liability, Torts  
  
 
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