In Dawson-Damer a trustee had used Section 83(8) as a basis to refuse a disclosure request.
Tauil & Chequer
O "Brasília em Pauta" é um boletim semanal preparado pela equipe de Contencioso de Brasília, contendo os principais casos a serem julgados pelo Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF)...
British Virgin Islands
An aggrieved party which has started proceedings in the BVI must seek court permission to serve the claim form out of the jurisdiction on a foreign defendant.
McLeish Orlando LLP
The Attorney General's call for submissions on whether to legislate away civil juries is overdue. Well before the pandemic, the years-long delay to obtain a jury trial had been frustrating access to justice.
Certification of a proposed class action will be denied when a plaintiff fails to present evidence that he or she has incurred any compensable loss.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
There were only two substantive civil decisions release by the Court of Appeal for Ontario this past week. Both related to the enforcement of settlements, one of a debt, the other of a medmal claim.
McLennan Ross LLP
In a world where the costs of hiring legal representation continue to increase, the presence of individuals representing themselves in legal proceedings, otherwise known as ...
Where parties have chosen to arbitrate their disputes, but have not specified the law of the contract or arbitration agreement, what laws apply to the arbitration agreement?
McCague Borlack LLP
In the recent reconsideration decision of 2020 ONLAT 19-006032/AABS, McCague Borlack LLP's Mahroze Khan was successful in having the applicant's request...
Miller Thomson LLP
The Alberta Court of Appeal recently considered whether the cost to correct structural damage caused by a contractor was covered by a multi-peril insurance policy that excluded coverage for faulty workmanship.
McLeish Orlando LLP
In the aftermath of Childs v. Desormeaux 2006 SCC 18, courts noted that potential liability on hosts could be found if there existed "something more" than serving alcohol to guests at a private social gathering.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
In a recent case Sagufa Ahmed & ors. V. Upper Assam Plywood Products Pvt. Ltd. & ors.
In a markedly significant step, the London Court of International Arbitration ("LCIA") announced the LCIA Arbitration Rules, 2020 ("Rules 2020"), which has come into effect from 1st October, 2020.
Khaitan & Co
Recently, the Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Hague passed an award in favour of the telecom giant Vodafone, in an international arbitration initiated by Vodafone International Holdings BV...
Khaitan & Co
A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court, in Aryan Raj v. Chandigarh Administration and Ors.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
As rightly said by Dave Chapelle "Modern Problems requires modern solutions".
Advani & Co
The Supreme Court in the present decision considered whether to allow a petition under section 9 of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy code when the debt towards the operational debtor is already disputed.
Beale & Co
The UK Supreme Court published their decision in the case of Enka Insaat ve Sanayi AS v OOO Insurance Company Chubb  UKSC 38 on Friday, 9 October 2020.
The limitation on t.he powers of the courts and arbitrators has led to a great deal of dissatisfaction in the fuel industry
On 9 October 2020, the English Supreme Court (the "Court") in Enka Insaat Ve Sanayi AS ("Enka") v OOO Insurance Company Chubb ("Chubb") clarified the applicable principles for determining the...