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9 Nov

Limitation Period bars claim for breach of Assignment of Agreement of Purchase and Sale

Wednesday, November 9, 2022James R.G. CookLitigationAgreement of Purchase and Sale, Real Estate, Limitation Periods, Limitations Act, 2002

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In Ontario, there is a general two-year limitation period for claims relating to a breach of contract which starts on the day when a plaintiff discovers that damage from a breach occurred and knows that a legal proceeding would be an...

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19 Oct

Ontario’s “appropriate means” test for limitation periods after Grant Thornton v. New Brunswick

Tuesday, October 19, 2021James R.G. Cook, Delila BikicLitigationLimitation Periods, Ontario Limitations Act

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As we recently wrote, the Supreme Court of Canada’s recent decision on limitation periods in Grant Thornton v New Brunswick, 2021 SCC 31 (CanLII), left open the question of how

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1 Feb

Limitation period avoided: Claims of republication of libel by third party allowed to be added action because stories were on internet

Monday, February 1, 2021Stephen A. ThieleLitigationTorts, Republication, Limitation Periods

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Across the country, limitation periods have been enacted to regulate the time in which an action can be commenced. Defendants are entitled to finality, and... 

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