Yearly Archives: 2012


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Duncan v. Duncan (2012 ONSC 4331)
spousal support—agreement—full appreciation—duress—evidence
Justice S. Kershman

Phillips v. Hassan (2012 ONSC 6197)
child support—access—evidence—father
Justice M. Linhares De Sousa

Phillips v. Hassan (2012 ONSC 6511)
onwardschildimputedaccordancecalculations
Justice M. Linhares De Sousa

Farhan v. Farhan (2012 ONSC 6596)
children—father—fraud—custody—entry exit records
Justice T. Minnema

Razavi v. Ghiasian (2012 ONSC 6842)
cash—property—proceeds—spouse—paid
Justice J. Mackinnon

Newell v. Allen (2012 ONSC 6681)
engagement ring—gift—marriage—donor—promise
Justice J. Mackinnon

Doyle v. Doyle (2012 ONSC 6721)
income—expenses—support—credit
Justice J. Mackinnon

Zheng v. Jiang (2012 ONSC 6756)
notice of withdrawal—costs—rule—subsequent offer—serving
Justice J. Mackinnon

Gyuzeleva v. Angelov (2012 ONSC 6628)
divorce—jurisdiction—forum non conveniens—child—custody
Justice J. Mackinnon

Civil Matters

Lauzon v. Lemieux (2012 ONSC 6954)
motion—right-of-way—mutual driveway—costs—offer
Justice M. Linhares De Sousa

McClatchie v. Rideau Lakes (Township) (2012 ONSC 6540)
motion to amend—brought—summary—coordinator
Justice S. Kershman

Denofrio v. Denofrio (2012 ONSC 4019)
costs—exchanged—received correspondence—additional—supplementary
Justice S. Kershman

St. Lewis v. Rancourt (2012 ONSC 6768)
reasonable apprehension of bias—motion—leave—refusals—interlocutory
Justice P. Annis

Levesque v. Labelle (2012 ONSC 6372)
independent medical examination—risk of harm—psychiatrist—subspecialty—curiousness
Justice H. McLean

Grant v. Corporation of the City of (Kingston) and Queen’s University (2012 ONSC 6332)
notice—reasonable excuse—accident—sidewalks—evidence
Justice J. McMunagle

Criminal Matters

R. v. Brethour (2012 ONSC 6125)
gas station—fight—punch—girls—tackle
Justice R. Beaudoin

R. v. Oppedisano (2012 ONSC 6767)
motorcycle—driving—penal negligence—marked departure—turn
Justice P. Lalonde

R. v. T. (B.) (2012 ONSC 6799)
victim impact statements—complainants—evidence—cross-examination—sentencing
Justice C. McKinnon

R. v. Thomas Fuller and Sons Ltd. (2012 ONCJ 731)
wooden brace—winch system—pullers—pipe—constructed
Justice D. Paciocco

R. v. Lauzon (2012 ONSC 6601)
fulsome—fax—exclude—amendments—execution
Justice R. Smith

 

Also, in case you missed it:

Madger v. Ford (2012 ONSC 5615)
pecuniary interestdonorsmembervotingfootball
Regional Senior Justice C. Hackland

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Benson v. Benson (2012 ONSC 6310)
motion—reference—equalization payment—determination—vast
Justice J. McNamara

Hall v. He (2012 ONSC 6461)
litigation—child—bear—lawyers bills of costs—settle
Justice M. Linhares de Sousa

Civil Matters

Lukic v. Zaban (2012 ONSC 6078)
vehicle—deceased—estate—romantic—gift
Master C. MacLeod

Lackner v. Hall (2012 ONSC 6311)
partial indemnity basis—hours—arithmetic—rate—hour
Justice J. McNamara

Merovitz-Potechin LLP v. Janice Middleton (2012 ONSC 6309)
costs of the original—written—motion—materials—reinforced
Justice J. McNamara

Burn v. Aikman, The County of Lanark and The Township of Beckwith (2012 CanLII 69041)
owner of the cow—costs—uncomplicated—motion—uncontroverted
Justice R. Maranger

Exteriors By Design v. Traversy (2012 ONSC 6369)
windows—interlock—landscaping—deck—shed
Master C. MacLeod

Exteriors By Design v. Traversy (2012 ONSC 6658)
windows—costs—landscaping—report—bankruptcy
Master C. MacLeod

Horton (Township) v. Ontario Municipal Insurance Exchange (2012 ONSC 6489)
harboured—costs outlines—outlook—proportionality
Justice P. Annis

Chang v. Boulet (2012 ONSC 6382)
cent of the shares—lawyer—restaurant—fro to sign—agreement
Justice M. Métivier

Genivar Inc. v. Taylor (2012 ONSC 6285)
e-mail—solicit—projects—resignation—motion
Justice C. McKinnon

Guzzo v. Green (2012 ONSC 6617)
estate—co-executor—costs—substantial indemnity—testator
Justice R. Smith

750 Service Centre Oasis Point Inc. v. 2018924 Ontario Ltd (2012 ONSC 6622)
status—bankruptcy—proceed—mediator—lawyer
Master P. Roger

McCleery v. Global Excel Management Inc.et al (2012 ONSC 6539)
underlying—prejudice—email—glycerine
Master C. MacLeod

Criminal Matters

R. v. Blais (2012 ONSC 6251)
utterances—defence of non-insane automatism—voir dire—evidence—adjournment
Justice C. McKinnon

R. v. Pham (2012 ONSC 6340)
vehicle—driver—evidence—grey—footprints
Justice R. Beaudoin

 

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

CAS v. D.P. (2012 ONSC 6059)
children—father—medication—psychotic—boys
Justice P. Lalonde

Dunn v. Murchison (Dunn), Ministry of Community and Social Services (2012 ONSC 6249)
variation—support—arrears—change—accumulated
Justice R. Maranger

The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa v. L.C. and J.C. (2012 ONSC 6100)
child—daycare—parents—injuries—unusual bruising
Justice J. Mackinnon

Lefebvre v. McCullough (2012 ONSC 5757)
father—boys—children—school—parenting
Justice R. Beaudoin

Yazdani v. Vuthy (2012 ONSC 6050)
spousal support—children—father—facto custody—interim
Justice P. Annis

Rebus v. Bateman (2012 ONSC 6026)
best interests of the children—parent—father—communications—support
Justice P. Annis

CAS v. CD, AK and SA (2012 ONSC 5986)
paternal grandmother—plan of care—children—youngest—siblings
Justice B. Warkentin

Zheng v. Jiang (2012 ONSC 6043)
house—child support—expenses—unenforceable—income
Justice J. Mackinnon

Shaw v. Shaw (2012 ONSC 5974)
costs—offer to settle—chattels—damages—equalization
Justice J. Blishen

Civil Matters

Hart v. (Canada) Attorney General (2012 ONSC 6067)
notes—litigation privilege—interview—statements—document
Justice M. Linhares de Sousa

Moore v. Republic of Greece (2012 ONSC 5826)
easement—gates—litigation fence—tenement—property
Justice H. Polowin

Callow v. Board of School Trustees (West Vancouver SD #45) (2012 ONSC 6222)
vexatious—frivolous—litigant—re-litigate—proceedings
Justice R. Maranger

St. Lewis v. Rancourt (2012 ONSC 5998)
refusals motion—costs—lengthy—substantial—indemnity
Justice R. Smith

Minkofski v. Dost Estate (2012 ONSC 5598)
testator—objector—estate trustees—will—evidence
Master C. MacLeod

Quick Refunds a segment of 1479253 Ontario Inc. v. Dundas (2012 ONSC 5996)
security for costs—dismissal—motion to set aside—loans—delay
Justice P. Annis

Criminal Matters

R. v. Milne (2012 ONSC 5779)
drivers seat—stalled—tow truck operator—control of the motor vehicle—radiator
Justice J. McMunagle

Her Majesty the Queen v. Burton (2012 ONSC 5920)
sentencing—bus—sexual assault—discharge—fresh evidence
Justice R. Maranger

Her Majesty the Queen v. Crooke (2012 ONSC 5923)
probable grounds—arresting officer—reasonable—page—breath
Justice J. McMunagle

R. v. Kenny (2012 ONSC 3760)
sentencing—assault—offender—probation—punch
Justice J. Parfett

R. v. Garniss (2011 ONSC 5446)
utterances—medications—sawed off shotgun—pills—video
Justice T. Ray

R. v. Capy (2012 ONSC 3822)
cocaine—trafficking—grams—conditional sentence—offences
Justice R. Beaudoin

R. v. Aman (2012 ONCJ 654)
sentence—offence—driving—probation—plea of guilt
Justice H. Perkins-McVey

R. v. Wehbe (2012 ONCJ 653)
conditional sentence—offence—vehicle—probation—cleaning
Justice H. Perkins-McVey

 

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Robertson v. Quinn (2012 ONSC 5797)
costs—bad faith—line of credit—settlement—income
Justice J. Mackinnon

Button v. Konieczny (2012 ONSC 5613)
status quo—father—daycare—child s best interests—parenting
Justice T. Minnema

Civil Matters

Canaccord Capital Corporation v. Roscoe (2012 ONSC 5714)
indemnity—contribution—limitation period—wrongdoer—damages
Justice H. Polowin

Landriault v. Ontario (Ministère Des Richesses Naturelles) (2012 ONSC 5732)
trail—cottage owners—road—land-use permit—outpost
Justice R. Maranger

Thomas Theodore Assaly, Conor Assaly, a minor, Hunter Assaly, a minor, Carson Assaly, a minor, Maximiliam Assaly, a minor, Chloe Assaly, a minor, Angeli Assaly, a minor, and Chad Assaly, a minor, by their Litigation Guardian Karen Assaly v. Gloria Assaly and Robert Assaly, in his capacity as Estate Trustee of The Estate of Thomas C. Assaly (2012 ONSC 5859)
minor—motion—conflict of interest—solicitor-client relationship—costs
Justice R. Leroy

Développements Limoges Inc. v. Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (2012 ONSC 5816)
mechanical amusement devices—machinery—amusement rides—equipment—foundations
Justice P. Annis

Clement v. A.G. of Canada and Mark Gallant (2012 ONSC 5823)
bankrupt—nunc pro tunc—trustee—property—motion
Justice J. Mackinnon

Veillette v. Piazza (2012 ONSC 5414)
examination—execution—production—rule—money
Justice P. Kane

Thelma Gravelle v. City of Ottawa (2012 ONSC 5665)
motion—lawyer—dismissal—delays—affidavit
Master P. Roger

Deslaurier v. Le Groupe Brigil (2012 ONSC 5490)
costs—lien claimants—partial indemnity—offer—motions
Master C. MacLeod

Abraham v. Ben Hassan (2012 ONSC 5672)
mortgage—payments—venture—profits—property
Justice T. Minnema

Criminal Matters

R. v. Gallinger (2012 ONCJ 600)
warrant—telewarrant—information—search—gun
Justice H. Perkins-McVey

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Otari v. Otari (2012 ONSC 4968)
father—access to the child—allegations—care—information
Justice P. Annis

Lavigne v. Maule (2012 ONSC 5442)
income—child support—impute—payor—interim
Justice T. Minnema

Robertson v. Quinn (2012 ONSC 5252)
settlement conference—motion—disclosure—questioning—sittings
Justice T. Minnema

Sochin v. Tabatchnik (2012 ONSC 5503)
inclusive of disbursements—summary judgement motions—motion for interim support—costs in the amount—ordered to pay
Justice T. Ray

Civil Matters

Gulick v. Ottawa Police Service (2012 ONSC 5536)
alcohol—post traumatic stress disorder—evidence—taser—temper
Justices G. Valin, M. Métivier, D. Aston

Bale-Eze Industries Inc. v. Mascharka (2012 ONSC 5505)
costs—clerk—disbursements—cob—indemnity
Justice T. Ray

Descartes v. Trademerit (2012 ONSC 5283)
hard drive—backup files—forensic analysis—documents—laptop
Master C. MacLeod

Elbakhiet v. Palmer (2012 ONSC 2529)
tests—testing—post-concussive syndrome—normative—test
Justice G. Toscano Roccamo

Johnson v. Helo Enterprises Inc. (2012 ONSC 5186)
sonar device—copied—engineering files—design—copying
Justice R. Smith

Glenview Iron v. Smiths Falls (Corporation) (2012 ONSC 5378)
bid—lowest bidder—waste—contract—recycling
Regional Senior Justice C. Hackland

Criminal Matters

R v CA (2012 ONCJ 587)
mom—sentence—risk to re-offend—abuse inflicted—remorse
Justice D. Nicholas

R. v. Bray (2012 ONSC 5458)
crack cocaine—van—drug—seized—purchase
Justice T. Ray

R. v. Harrington (2012 ONSC 5363)
offender—sentence—driving causing bodily harm—probation—drinking
Justice G. Toscano Roccamo

R. v. K.R.G., (2012 ONSC 5275)
pyjamas—told—air mattress—sexual—something
Justice J. Parfett

R. v. K.R.G. (2012 ONSC 5159)
carjacking—attempted suicide—post-offence conduct—homicide—sexual assaults
Justice J. Parfett

 

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Siciliano v. Siciliano (2012 ONSC 5276)
sub-rules—costs—earns—partial indemnity basis—child
Justice T. Minnema

McKim v. Massar (2012 ONSC 5257)
spousal support—varied to read—calculations—child support—tumor
Justice T. Minnema

Benson v. Benson (2012 ONSC 5067)
spousal support—equalization—pension—coverage—vis-à-vis
Justice J. McNamara

Thompson v. Gilchrist (2012 ONSC 5154)
costs—sub-rule—conferences—full recovery—inclusive of disbursements
Justice T. Minnema

Civil Matters

Mansfield v. Ottawa (2012 ONSC 5208)
city—documents—e-mails—underpass—discovery
Master C. MacLeod

Connerty and Coles et al (2012 ONSC 5218)
solicitor—motion—expert evidence—long-term disability—best foot forward
Regional Senior Justice C. Hackland

Kandolo v. Kabelu (2012 ONSC 4420)
non-share capital corporation—resignation—members—effective—meeting
Justice R. Smith

Asphalt Plant Supply Inc. v. Aecon et al (2012 ONSC 4977)
security for costs—referee—amount—motion—reciprocating
Master P. Roger

Wymor Construction Inc. v. Gray (2012 ONSC 5022)
tort of conversion—cheques—account—motion for summary—deposited
Justice C. Aitken

St. Lewis v. Rancourt (2012 ONSC 5053)
champerty motion—irrelevant—libel—blog—legal fees
Justice R. Smith

R. v. Rundle (Nec Plus Ultra) (2012 ONSC 5185)
test—tests—irreparable harm—prepare her students—copyright
Justice R. Smith

Criminal Matters

R. v. Poitras (2012 ONSC 5147)
faint hope clause—parole—jury—initial judicial screening—aboriginal
Justice D. Rutherford

R. v. Krantz (2009 CanLII 72051)
records—military police—instructors—defence—disclosure
Regional Senior Justice C. Hackland

R. v. Orlik (2012 ONSC 5062)
daughter—fear—evidence—dead rabbit—reopening
Justice P. Annis


New Titles: July & August 2012

Here’s a list of new titles we’ve brought into the library over the summer.  We tend to order a few less books during this time, but we did stock up on some new Irwin Law titles.  These easy-to-read texts are popular here in the library, and we’re excited to have some newer releases, such as Civil Litigation and Courts, Litigants, and the Digital Age.

Texts

The 2012 Annotated Highway Traffic Act (Carswell)
The 2012 Annotated Ontario Provincial Offences Act (Carswell)
The 2013 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act (Carswell)
Civil Litigation (Irwin Law)
Conflict of Laws (Irwin Law)
Consolidated Ontario Estates Statutes and Regulations 2013 (Carswell)
Courts, Litigants and the Digital Age: Law, Ethics and Practice (Irwin Law)
Criminal Procedure, 2nd Ed. (Irwin Law)
Detention and Arrest (Irwin Law)
GST: Memoranda, Bulletins, Policies and Info Sheets, 19th edition (Carswell)
Législation Canadienne en Faillite et Insolvabilité / Canadian Legislation on Bankruptcy and Insolvency 2013 (Carswell)

CPD

6-Minute Business Lawyer 2012 (LSUC)
7th Annual Solo and Small Firm Conference and Expo (LSUC)
7th Annual Straight From the Bench: Litigation Conference (Middlesex  Law Association)
8th Annual Business Breakfast: New Developments in Corporate Law (Middlesex Law Association)
18th East Region Solicitors Conference 2012 (CCLA)
21st Annual Institute of Family Law 2012 (CCLA)
Professionalism Session 2012 (Hamilton Law Association)


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Grossman v. Wall (2012 ONSC 4986)
offer—spousal support—costs—bettered—disclosure
Justice T. Ray

Sochin v. Tabatchnik (2012 ONSC 4973)
assaultive behaviour—evidence—genuine issue requiring—affidavit—separation
Justice T. Ray

Hall v. He (2012 ONSC 4682)
school—child—care—parents—time
Justice M. Linhares de Sousa

Civil Matters

Guergis v. Novak et al (2012 ONSC 4579)
parliamentary privilege—caucus—prerogative—conspiracy—defamation
Regional Senior Justice C. Hackland

Chaudhary v. Kabir (2012 ONSC 4985)
motion—substantial indemnity costs—merit—commendable—spent
Justice T. Ray

Potvin v. Desjardins Financial Security (2012 ONSC 4945)
insurance begins at the moment—contract—loan—secured by a mortgage—coverage
Justice P. Kane

Kassian Estate v. Canada (Attorney General) (2012 ONSC 4951)
policing—pursuit—vicarious liability—audit—duty of care
Justice M. Métivier

NLG 2011 Inc. v. Central 1 Credit Union (2012 ONSC 4944)
amount—mortgage—prepayment—security—rate
Justice T. Ray

Criminal Matters

R. v. Boivin (2012 CanLII 48842)
judicial pre-trial—prejudice—institutional delay—evidence—illness
Justice J. McNamara

R. v. Rowe (2012 ONSC 4936)
voluntariness—concussion—unsupported by the evidence—findings—operating
Justice J. McNamara

Sher v. The Queen (2012 ONSC 4783)
direct indictment—request a preliminary inquiry—prosecutorial discretion—jury—provincial
Justice D. Rutherford

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Mutsami v. Lees (2012 ONSC 4678)
father—contempt—motion—access—child
Justice P. Kane

St-Onge v. Desy (2012 ONSC 4697)
daughters—military—interim spousal support—income—studio
Justice P. Kane

Keeley v. Shields (2012 ONSC 4672)
alcohol—addiction—children—access—start of school
Justice P. Kane

Carbonneau c. Thibodeau (2012 ONCS 4692)
dépens—déplacer au-delà d’un rayon—motion urgente—visites—surveillées
Justice R. Beaudoin

The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa v. A.T. (2012 ONSC 4261)
children—priest—mental health—psychiatric—medication
Justice P. Kane

Verch v. Verch (2012 ONSC 4587)
lapsed home insurance policy—questioning—coordinator—motion—endorsement
Justice M. Quigley

Civil Matters

McLean v. Knox (2012 ONSC 3184)
contributory negligence—deductible—cent—causing the accident—over-serving
Justice R. Smith

Barbeau Estate (2012 ONSC 3249)
period of thirty days—common-law spouse—testator—residue—survived
Justice R. Smith

Paul Daoust Construction & Associates Ltd. c. Caisse populaire Trillium Inc. (2012 ONSC 4757)
assemblée générale—co-signataire sur les comptes bancaires—award costs against a non-party—indemnity—injonction
Justice M. Métivier

Kerr v. Kerr (2012 ONSC 4815)
appraisals—subject property—motion—contends—security for costs
Justice B. Abrams

Castonguay Construction (2000) Ltd. v. Commonwealth Plywood Co. Ltd. – La Compagnie Commonwealth Plywood Ltée (2012 ONSC 4557)
motion—partial indemnity—expended—costs—preparation
Justice G. Toscano Roccamo

Hardtke (Re) (2012 ONSC 4662)
bankrupt—discharge—cottage—personal income tax debt—clinics
Justice S. Kershman

Hervé Pomerleau Ontario Inc. v. City of Ottawa (2012 ONSC 4664)
sham corporation—substantial indemnity costs—motion—allegations of improper conduct—fraud
Justice R. Beaudoin

Criminal Matters

R. v. Abboud (2012 ONSC 3862)
cocaine—undercover officer—lol—police—text
Justice R. Smith

R. v. Wright (2012 ONSC 4713)
donors—organization—property tax reform—business—cheque
Justice J. Blishen

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

Find below recently published Ottawa decisions, available through CanLII.org.

Family Matters

Potter v. Dhieux (2012 ONSC 4498)
child—school—sisters—culture—will
Justice S. Kershman

Paquette v. Lecompte (2012 ONSC 4547)
school—father—shared custody regime—time—child
Justice R. Beaudoin

Holland v. Fower (2012 ONSC 3900)
child—father—daycare—camps—access
Justice P. Kane

Verch v. Verch (2012 ONSC 4593)
matrimonial home in jeopardy—pay the property taxes—stratagem—jeopardy of being sold—indemnity
Justice B. Abrams

Civil Matters

2964376 Canada Inc. (Ameublement Prestige Furniture) v. Bisaillon (2012 ONSC 4447)
substantial indemnity—costs—disbursements—submits—amount
Justice M. Métivier

Noël et Associés, S.E.N.C.R.L. v. Sincennes (2012 ONSC 3770)
foreign—non-reciprocating state—debt owing—promise to pay the amount—enforced
Justice P. Kane

Dewan v. Burdet (2012 ONSC 4465)
discovery plan—units—inspection—motion—rule
Justice P. Kane