Ottawa Decisions


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Jones v. Jones (2018 ONSC 1069)
costs — favourable — partial indemnity — offer to settle — equalization
Justice P. Roger

Fortier v. Lauzon (2018 ONSC 946)
self-represented litigant — matrimonial home — rollover — costs — equalization
Justice M. Shelston

CAS (Ottawa) v. C.R. (2018 ONSC 911)
assessment — children — parenting — motion — ordered
Justice D. Summers

CAS (Ottawa) v. M.M. (2018 ONSC 786)
father — statements — child protection worker — hearsay — counsellor
Justice D. Summers

Civil Matters

Bouchard c. CECCE & Dupuis (2018 ONSC 1129)
dépens — offres — taux d indemnisation — transaction — écoles catholiques
Juge S. Gomery

Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority v. Mion (2018 ONSC 1114)
contempt — wetland — penalty — replant — fine
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Cahill v. Cahill (2018 ONSC 1059)
costs of the interpleader motion — solicitor-client account — partial indemnity — endorsement — disbursements
Justice S. Corthorn

Abou-Gabal v Merovitz (2018 ONSC 991)
bills — reissued — fees — special circumstances — accounts
Justice S. Gomery

Tesla Estate v. Tesla-Johnson (2018 ONSC 973)
estate — financial statements — notice of objection to accounts — general ledgers — passing
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Cornelis Grey Construction Inc. v. Folz (2018 ONSC 647)
homeowners — contractor — work — roof — contract
Justice C. MacLeod

Cimtel Inc. v. TSV Holdings Ltd. (2018 ONSC 894)
examination for discovery — corporate representative — personal knowledge — officer — reseller
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Bergeron v. Movati Athletic (Group) Inc. (2018 ONSC 885)
bonus — termination clause — employment — notice period — reasonable notice
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Mesfin-Tesfaye v. Riverpark Place Retirement Residence (2018 ONSC 882)
duty of care — three-month probationary period — terminated — argues — license
Justice S. Kershman

Noreast Electronics Co. Ltd. v. Danis (2018 ONSC 879)
suppliers — invoices — injunction — evidence — accounts
Justice S. Gomery

Criminal Matters

R. v. Wilson (2018 ONSC 964)
dangerous offender — assessor — talk-talk-overs — proposed — gmail
Justice C. Hackland

Divisional Court Decisions from Ottawa Judges

Fernandes v. Darrigo (2018 ONSC 1039)
matrimonial home — motion — fresh evidence — child — best interests
Justices B. Abrams, W. Matheson, and R. Ryan Bell

Court of Appeal Decisions of Local Interest

R. v. Constant-Booth (2018 ONCA 154)
sentence imposed — unfit — serious — conviction — cowardly
Justices J. MacPherson, G. Huscroft, and G. Trotter

R. v. D.D. (2018 ONCA 134)
post-traumatic stress disorder — victim — offences — mental — mitigating
Justices K. Feldman, D. Brown, and J. M. Fairburn

Lee v. McGhee (2018 ONCA 128)
drafted — amend — bring it within the jurisdiction — solely — redress
Justices K. Feldman, D. Paciocco, and J. M. Fairburn

Carleton Condominium Corporation 116 v. Sennek (2018 ONCA 118)
condominium corporation — vexatious litigant application — self-represented — proceedings — frivolous
Justices H. LaForme, P. Rouleau, and D. Paciocco


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Milne v. Milne (2018 ONSC 614)
father — child support — offer — settle — successful
Justice A. Doyle

Labrèche v Labrèche (2017 ONSC 615)
costs — bad faith — equalization — offer — rates
Justice H. Williams

Derakhshan v. Narula (2018 ONSC 537)
joint family venture — unjust enrichment — renovations — common-law relationship — evidence
Justice L. Sheard

Jirova v. Benincasa (2018 ONSC 534)
arbitration — email — evidence — process — partner
Justice J. Audet

K.F. v. Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa (2018 ONSC 364)
grandparents — openness — statutory timeline — parens patriae jurisdiction to extend — gap
Justice J. Audet

Civil Matters

Daly Square Inc. v. 1786097 Ontario Inc. and Camille Mikhael (2018 ONSC 745)
limitation period — notice of motion — statute-barred — factum — dismissal
Justice H. Williams

Mohamed v. Dakhil (2018 ONSC 626)
solicitor-client account — motion record — settlement — dispensing with the requirement — funds
Justice S. Corthorn

Greenough v. Maple Ridge Media Inc. (2018 ONSC 660)
heating — heat — system — slabs — house
Justice S. Gomery

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Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Logue v Mackenzie (2018 ONSC 411)
line of credit — disclosure — lawyer — owes to the date — bank
Justice H. Williams

Clark v Collins (2018 ONSC 333)
father — full-time employment — retroactive child support — motion to change — lawyer
Justice H. Williams

Blackstock v Comeau (2018 ONSC 193)
spousal support — income — marriage — interim — disability
Justice H. Desormeau

Milne v. Milne (2018 ONSC 169)
income — father — child support — expenses — parent
Justice A. Doyle

La Société à l’aide de l’enfance c. T.S. et al. (2018 ONCS 160)
pupille — soins — résidence — véritable — placement
Juge J. Audet

Laframboise c. Lepage (2018 ONCS 22)
renseignements confidentiels — nouveau cabinet — dossier — client — conflit
Juge A. Doyle

Bazinet c. Faubert (2018 ONCS 13)
nouveau cabinet — renseignements confidentiels — client — dossier — lignes directrices
Juge A. Doyle

Civil Matters

St. Laurent Automotive Group et al v Sami’s Garage Ltd. et al (2017 ONSC 6649)
summary judgment motion — pre-trial conference — costs — placed on a trial list — argue
Justice H. Williams

Graves v. Intact Insurance Company (2018 ONSC 402)
appraisal — coverage — jury — presumption of inadmissibility — settlement privilege
Justice M. Labrosse

Foustanellas v Foustanellas (2018 ONSC 366)
draft — benefit of the minor beneficiaries — personal representative of the estate — cost of the mediation — trust
Justice H. Williams

Ridley Estate v. Eagan, Desjardins Financial Security et al. (2018 ONSC 209)
endorsement — service of the motion record — documents — email — behalf
Justice S. Corthorn

Dunn et al. v. TD Waterhouse and Eagan (2018 ONSC 204)
motion — endorsement — behalf — service — documents
Justice S. Corthorn

Gervais v. Depatie (2018 ONSC 139)
reached the age of majority — minor — subrule — name of the litigation guardian — continue
Justice S. Corthorn

Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority v. Mion (2018 ONSC 104)
contempt — restoration — stockpiled — wetland area with native vegetation — organic material
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Criminal Matters

R. v. Chamoun (2018 ONSC 235)
delay — judicial pre-trial — pre-trial conference — co-accused — presumptive ceiling
Justice M. Linhares de Sousa


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

M.D. v. A.C. (2017 ONSC 7722)
offer to settle — costs — validity of the marriage contract — fix — amount
Justice T. Engelking

Maan v. Poirier (2017 ONSC 7678)
contempt — support — parenting course — access — three-part test
Justice D. Summers

Fortier v. Lauzon (2017 ONSC 7503)
father — equalization payment — interest in the matrimonial home — pension —
occupation rent
Justice M. Shelston

Zakhour v. Nayel (2017 ONSC 7601)
occupation rent — matrimonial home — spousal support — separation — provide
Justice T. Engelking

Gagnon v. Vance (2017 ONSC 7575)
email — set aside — office — potential prejudice — uncontested
Justice D. Summers

Sarmiento v. Ortiz (2017 ONSC 7570)
income — child support — payor parent — retroactive — pay
Justice T. Engelking

Hallock v. Wakely (2017 ONSC 7347)
children — access — parenting — grandparents — text messages
Justice C. MacLeod

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Family Matters

Gopenko v. Paré (2017 ONSC 6940)
children — father — school — parenting — spousal support
Justice J. Audet

Curry v. Curry (2017 ONSC 7028)
income — spousal support — antiques — child support — cottage
Justice T. Engelking

Leduc v. Leduc  (2017 ONSC 6987)
spousal support — income — equalization — daycare — will
Justice C. MacLeod

Fletcher v. Thomas (2017 ONSC 5864)
expenses — child support — orthodontics — income — premiums
Justice S. Kershman

Bernard v. Fuhgeh (2017 ONSC 6953)
daycare — motion — access schedule — child — affidavit
Justice L. Sheard

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Family Matters

McIntyre v. LaBoissonniere (2017 ONSC 6682)
spousal support — separation agreement — interim — children — motion
Justice M. Shelston

Elkout v. Elkout (2017 ONSC 6797)
child support — retroactive — behavior — offer — settle
Justice M. Linhares de Sousa

Giron v. Giron (2017 ONSC 6721)
child support — costs — articling student — junior — full indemnity
Justice S. Corthorn

Labrèche v Labrèche (2017 ONSC 6702)
child of the marriage — equalization — provable in bankruptcy — resulting trust — separation
Justice H. Williams

N.H. v. J.H. (2017 ONSC 6607)
spousal support — marriage — child — separation — limited-term support
Justice J. Mackinnon

Quenville v. Goodfellow (2017 ONSC 6549)
children — parent — father — school — custody
Justice J. Audet

Civil Matters

TD Bank v. Perodeau (2017 ONSC 6798)
mortgage — motion — affidavit — possession — defended
Justice C. MacLeod

9402209 Canada Inc. v. 2434989 Ontario Inc. (2017 ONSC 6735)
work platforms — brackets — interlocutory injunction — building — encroach on the property
Justice C. Aitken

Franklin v. Corporation of the City of Ottawa (2017 ONSC 6703)
sub-rule — vexatious — frivolous — endorsement — mail
Justice R. Beaudoin

Saini v. Labelle (2017 ONSC 6632)
anti-psychotic medication — argues — incapacity — credit card — reasonableness
Justice S. Kershman

Magenta Mortgage Investment Corporation, et al. v. Ashlar Construction Ltd., et al. (2017 ONSC 6621)
mortgage — payments — property — deficiencies — equitable estoppel
Justice A. Doyle

Simms v. Simms (2017 ONSC 6624)
testator — father — appointed — estate — funds
Justice C. Hackland

Saikely v. Saikely (2017 ONSC 6462)
vexatious — pleading — hallmarks of frivolous — abuse — process
Justice R. Beaudoin

Divisional Court Decisions from Ottawa Judges

State Farm v. Asamoah et al (2017 ONSC 6696)
procedural fairness — remitted for re-hearing — entitlement — application for judicial review — reasons
Justices F. Kiteley, L. Pattillo, and L. Sheard

Frederick v. Van Dusen (2017 ONSC 6681)
spring — septic system — proposed cross-appeal — effluent — reasonable person with the abilities
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Court of Appeal Decisions of Local Interest

Bois v. MD Physician Services Inc. (2017 ONCA 857)
installments — bonus — employee — pay-out dates — resignation
Justices J. Simmons, P. Rouleau, and D. Brown


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Bloom v. Bloom (2017 ONSC 6555)
spousal support — income — variation — marriage — separation
Justice J. Audet

Makdissi v. Masson (2017 ONSC 6498)
children — extraordinary expenses — income — tuition — postsecondary
Justice C. MacLeod

Jones v. Jones (2017 ONSC 6496)
matrimonial home — value — separation — property — marriage
Justice P. Roger

M.D. v. A.C. (2017 ONSC 6260)
marriage contract — spousal support — draft — financial disclosure — indicated
Justice T. Engelking

Civil Matters

Loy-English v. The Ottawa Hospital et al. (2017 ONSC 6533)
medical actions — intervene — solicitors — proceeding — negligence
Justice C. Hackland

7321201 Canada Ltd. v. Intact Insurance Company (2017 ONSC 6480)
independent adjuster — building — motion to set aside — email — settlement proposal
Justice S. Corthorn

Mahmood Wali Mahmad v. Ottawa Police Services Board et al. (2017 ONSC 6276)
without leave to amend — pleading — struck — otions — strike
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Eliot Shore v. Capital Sports Properties Inc. et al. (2017 ONSC 6271)
pleading — without leave to amend — otions — strike — controversy between the litigants
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

MNP Ltée. v. Armorer (2017 ONSC 6268)
fees — partnership assets — proceeds of the liquidation — stakeholders — amount
Justice R. Beaudoin

Criminal Matters

R. v. Sharmake Egueh (2017 ONSC 6293)
sureties — must — victim — bail — conditions
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

R. v. Ader (2017 ONSC 6263)
contested information — disclosure — receive a fair — adjournment — defence
Justice R. Smith

R. v. J.O. (2017 ONCJ 704)
apartment — mug — elevator — video — consenting
Justice P. Doody


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Willis v. Saunders (2017 ONSC 6110)
posting — spousal support — enrichment — relationship — career
Justice T. Engelking

Armstrong v. Vanneste (2017 ONSC 5835)
child — access — school — material change — best interests
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Pye v. Pye (2017 ONSC 6032)
father s motion to change — spousal support — arrears — orders — pay
Justice H. Williams

E.B.H., v. E. H. (2017 ONSC 5233)
post-secondary education — support — child — amount — expenses
Justice C. MacLeod

Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa v. L.F. (2017 ONSC 5971)
maternal grandparents — children — adoptive — boys — status review application
Justice J. Blishen

Civil Matters

Levitz v. Hillel Lodge Long Term Care Foundation (2017 ONSC 6253)
evidence — destroyed — estate — deceased — intestacy
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Bisumbule c. Conway (2017 ONSC 6080)
dépens — représenté — indemnisation — règle — allègue
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Jon Jessie William Driscoll v. Driscoll et al. (2017 ONSC 6079)
costs — attendance at cross-examination — preparation — indemnity
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Thomas Jeffrey Kearns v. Brayman et al. (2017 ONSC 6078)
reasonable — indemnity costs — fees — rule — offer
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Adjeleian v. Ottawa (City) (2017 ONSC 6160)
squash — occupier — belief — premises — glass
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Davis v. Aviva Canada Inc. (2017 ONSC 6173)
purpose test — vehicle — fluid — well-known activities to which automobiles — windshield
Justice C. Hackland

McPherson v. Napior (2017 ONSC 5934)
loan — unconscionable — loans — debtor must show — mortgage
Justice C. Hackland

Christopher Callow v. Tammy Zollinger et al. (2017 ONSC 5992)
misnomer — name — motion — named — amend
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Criminal Matters

R. v. H.E. (2017 ONSC 4277)
bedroom — beyond a reasonable doubt — neck — grabbed — evidence
Justice R. Smith

R. v. Pahle (2017 ONSC 6164)
warrant — child pornography — subscriber information — officer — search
Justice A. Doyle

R. v. N.K. (2017 ONSC 5931)
offender — sentence — sexual assault — threatening to kill an animal — prison
Justice C. MacLeod

R v. Clarke (2017 ONSC 6044)
phone calls — letters — calls from an unknown number — harassment — jail
Justice S. Gomery

R. v. Barra and Govindia (2017 ONSC 6008)
presumptive ceiling — delay — extradition process — discrete event — preliminary inquiry
Justice M. Labrosse

R. v. Georges (2017 ONCJ 681)
driver’ s seat — cupholder — realistic risk of danger — keys — parked
Justice P. Doody

Court of Appeal Decisions of Local Interest

R. v. Scharf (2017 ONCA 794)
cocaine — bathroom — intruders — toilet — flush
Justices S. Pepall, M. Benotto, and I. Nordheimer


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Geisler v. Georgeoff (2017 ONSC 5746)
child — access — relationship — best — stepmother
Justice R. Beaudoin

CAS Ottawa v. C.W. (2017 ONSC 5761)
father — care — child — supervision — temporary
Justice C. MacLeod

Kirvan v. Kirvan (2017 ONSC 5661)
spousal support — offer — equalization — successful — life insurance
Justice M. Shelston

Guertin v. Dumas (2017 CanLII 64970)
bad faith — costs — offer — child s school — motion
Justice M. Shelston

Bouchard v. Poulin (2017 CanLII 64969)
docketed — motion — bill of costs — legal fees — offer to settle
Justice M. Shelston

Obam Dallaire v. Dallaire (2017 ONSC 5608)
motion — support — costs — jurisdiction — bonus
Justice R. Beaudoin

Civil Matters

Bouchard c. CECCE & Dupuis (2017 ONSC 5595)
expert — animation culturelle — écoles — impartialité — témoignage
Juge S. Gomery

Winmar v Steak & Sushi (2017 ONSC 5930)
equitable set-off — restoration — work — genuine issue requiring — contract
Justice R. Beaudoin

Abdollahpour v. Abdollahpour (2017 ONSC 5921)
costs — offer — motion — indemnity — inclusive of disbursements
Justice J. Parfett

McPeake v. Cadesky & Associates (2017 ONSC 5705)
firm — trust deed — retainer — shareholders — genuine issue requiring
Justice R. Ryan Bell

Treats v. Burloak (2017 ONSC 5692)
entire agreement clause — lease — email — building — occupancy
Justice H. Williams

Ridley Estate v. Eagan, Desjardins Financial Security et al. (2017 ONSC 5663)
funds — misappropriated — estates — served with the motion record — monies
Justice S. Corthorn

Maxrelco Immeubles Inc. v Jim Pattison Industries Ltd. (2017 ONSC 5836)
answers to undertakings — insurance policy — expert — discovery — produce
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Dunn et al. v. TD Waterhouse and Eagan (2017 ONSC 5805)
funds — estates — misappropriated — individuals — search
Justice S. Corthorn

Criminal Matters

R. v. A.(E.G.) (2017 ONSC 5315)
evidence — acts of intercourse — father — sexual contact — events
Justice S. Corthorn

R. v. K.C. (2017 ONSC 5803)
pedophilia — sexual — dangerous offender — recidivism — predicate
Justice K. Phillips

R v. Arifi (2017 ONSC 5687)
defense — confession — voluntariness — motion for non-suit — evidence
Justice S. Gomery

R. v. Jacko (2017 ONSC 5584)
aboriginal — probation — sentence — community — knife
Justice C. MacLeod

R. v. M. (2017 ONSC 5537)
text message — reasonable doubt — cocaine — evidence — clinging
Justice P. Roger

Divisional Court Decisions from Ottawa Judges

Norma Wexler v. Carleton Condominium Corporation No. 28 (2017 ONSC 5697)
costs — penalize — principle — standard of review — amount
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

 


Recently Published Ottawa Decisions

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Family Matters

Burns v. Burns (2017 ONSC 5615)
equalization of net family property — genuine issue requiring — spousal support — agreement — marriage
Justice J. Blishen

Ross v. Lussier (2017 ONSC 5569)
costs — offer to settle — motion — indemnity — articling student
Justice M. Shelston

Kirvan v. Kirvan (2017 ONSC 5560)
spousal support — amount of life insurance — death benefit — indexation — estate
Justice M. Shelston

Bloom v. Bloom (2017 ONSC 5538)
offer to settle — spousal support — motion — income — imputed
Justice A. Doyle

Elkout v. Elkout (2017 ONSC 5475)
child support — pro rata — retroactive credit — school — expenses
Justice M. Linhares de Sousa

Bisumbule c. Conway (2017 ONSC 5450)
sommaire — prescription des actions — res judicata — offres — question litigieuse nécessitant la tenue
Juge M. O’Bonsawin

Bernard v. Fuhgeh (2017 ONSC 5432)
net proceeds — urgent — costs — amended notice of motion — affidavit
Justice J. Audet

C.A.S. v. M.G. (2017 ONSC 5420)
child — care — motion — grandmother — extended family
Justice M.Linares de Sousa

Rivest-Marier v. Emond (2017 ONSC 5410)
offers to settle — bad faith — costs — child support — settlement conference
Justice M. Shelston

Civil Matters

The Corporation of the United Counties of Prescott & Russell v. David S. Laflamme Construction Inc. and Waterproof Concrete (Canada) Ltd. (2017 ONSC 5437)
bridge — limitation period — admixture — concrete — discoverability
Justice M. O’Bonsawin

Ottawa Humane Society v. Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (2017 ONSC 5409)
non-suit clause — affiliate — directors — animal welfare — enforcement
Justice R. Beaudoin

Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority v. Bucci (2017 ONSC 5407)
fence — title — lands — centerline — boundary
Justice L. Sheard

Ling v. Bemac Auto Body Ltd. (2017 ONSC 5321)
cross-examinations of the affiants — affidavit — served — motion for summary — costs
Justice R. Beaudoin

Criminal Matters

R. v. Carson (2017 ONSC 5371)
lobbying — organization — funding — public office holders — activities
Justice C. MacLeod

Divisional Court Decisions from Ottawa Judges

Joyce Corinne Farrell v. Bell Canada (2017 ONSC 5436)
poles — easement — awry — settlement — stay
Justice K. Phillips

Court of Appeal Decisions of Local Interest

Nylene Canada Inc. v. Arnprior (Town) (2017 ONCA 726)
municipality — wastewater processing services — immune — motion — water
Justices A. Hoy, J. MacFarland, and G. Huscroft

El-Khodr v. Lackie (2017 ONCA 716)
no-fault benefits — future — jury — matching — assistive devices
Justices D. Doherty, J. MacFarland, and P. Rouleau