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Suspension of Limitation Periods and Statutory Deadlines Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The Government of Ontario declared a State of Emergency on March 17, 2020 in relation to COVID-19. A few days later, pursuant to section 7.1(2) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, the legislature of Ontario established a Regulation temporarily suspending the operation of limitation periods and time limits in proceedings made under a […]
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Quinn v. Carrigan: “No litigation outcome is inevitable”

by Rob Levesque, Published: November 15, 2014 It can be comforting to think of the law as an objective system that produces consistent, predictable results.  However, judges aren’t computers, and different judges can interpret the same facts and the same law in different ways, producing totally different outcomes. It can be particularly difficult to predict the […]
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