Category Civil Litigation
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Supreme Court leaves to appeal to be released Thursday include:
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CanLII Connects makes it faster and easier for legal professionals and the public to access high-quality legal commentary on Canadian court decisions. See Scope’s Publisher Page. Here are some recent cases of direct interest and use to paralegals in Ontario:
Paralegal Karen Fair summarizes Doerr v Paralegal, in which a plaintiff sued the paralegal she hired to sue another paralegal. In this decision, Deputy Judge Glenn C. Walker found that a paralegal did not breach his duty of care and did not use duress in having his client sign Minutes of Settlement. The plaintiff, Ms. […]