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Valard Construction v Bird Construction Company, 2016 ABCA 249 Bird Construction was a project manager/general contractor for a large construction contract for Suncor Energy. As project manager, they hired Langford Electric as a subcontractor. As a subcontractor, Langford Electric was to obtain a labour and materials bond, which they did. In order to complete part...
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Tracy v. Magic Mountain Ltd., 2017 NBQB 23 The Plaintiff Elizabeth Tracy and her husband brought their three children to the Defendant’s amusement park. While there, the Plaintiff was allegedly injured while on a water slide named the “Torpedo”. Ms. Tracy commenced an action against the Defendant alleging negligence. The Defendant denied negligence. The Plaintiff...
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Francouer v. Beaulieu, 2017 NBQB 9 The plaintiff, Francoeur, was injured in a motor vehicle accident on September 5, 2014. He was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Nadia Ouellette who allegedly ran a stop sign and was involved in a collision with a vehicle driven by Wendy Beaulieu. An action was commenced against...
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Eastland Industries Ltd. v. Casey, 2016 NBCA 57 Derrick Casey was severely injured when, while hired to remove snow from the roof of a building, he fell through the roof and landed on the cement floor 18 feet below. Mr. Casey had not previously worked for Eastland Industries Ltd., the building’s owner. The snow removal...
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J.J. v. C.C., 2016 ONCA 718. 15-year-old J.J. and his teenaged friends spent a summer night drinking alcohol and smoking marijuana. Around 11:00 pm, J.J. and his friend, C.C., decided to walk around town and steal items from unlocked cars. They ended up at Rankin’s Garage, a car dealership which also services and sells cars...
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Stairs v. CFM Corporation et al., 2017 NBCA 8 On March 24, 2008, an explosion caused damage to the home of Mr. and Ms. Stairs. The Stairs’ home was covered by a homeowner’s policy issued by Intact Insurance, which eventually paid approximately $320,000 to cover the Stairs’ property damage. Mr. and Ms. Stairs sued the...
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Sabean v. Portage La Prairie Mutual Insurance Co., 2017 SCC 7 The Supreme Court of Canada has recently ruled on an appeal of a Nova Scotia Court of Appeal decision that we had previously covered in July 2015. Mr. Sabean was in a motor vehicle accident in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia in October 2004. He successfully...
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Ketler v. Nova Scotia (Attorney General), 2016 NSCA 64 In May 2007, the Province of Nova Scotia implemented a new standard for timber bridges. Pursuant to the standard, new bridges must include a metal guardrail instead of a traditional wooden railing. The Province prepared a prioritized replacement list for existing bridges with wooden railings. McPhee...
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Cook et al v. Aviva Insurance, 2017 NBQB 10 This case arose when an accounting firm, Gary L. Cook Professional Corporation, terminated accountant Marlene Myers. Ms. Myers brought an action for constructive dismissal and shareholder oppression against Mr. Cook and the firm. Ms. Myers later amended her pleadings to include a claim for defamation. Ms....
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MacInnis v. Rayner & Raylink, 2016 PESC 40 On October 21, 2010, the Plaintiff was injured in a motor vehicle accident involving a vehicle driven by the Defendant Benjamin Rayner. The owner of the Defendant vehicle was Raylink Ltd, a corporation owned and operated by Benjamin’s father, Gary Rayner. The Plaintiff started an action against...
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