Ontario civil decisions

Permits were closed as necessary, with any delays being inconsequential

Disposition without trial

Survivor could not dispose of substantial parts of property to defeat agreement

Estates – Testamentary instruments

Discharge was irrevocable, and could not be revived by registration by another lien

Construction Law - Construction and builders' liens - Loss or discharge of lien

Woman acted unreasonably throughout litigation

Civil Practice and Procedure - Costs - Scale and quantum of costs

Road Access Act to prevent unilateral blocking of all road access over private lands

Transportation - Highways and streets - Abutting owners

Stay of proceedings was necessary in order to implement proposed restructuring

Bankruptcy and Insolvency - Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act - Initial application