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In a judgment relating to a would- be walrus kidnapping, the Ontario Court of Justice reviews the principles relating to e-discovery regime.

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Nelson and District Credit Union v. Fiserv Solutions of Canada, Inc. (2017), 2017 BCSC 1139, 2017 CarswellBC 1823 (B.C. S.C.) at para. 24 Harper (Master)

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Mohammadi v. Safari (2017), 2017 ONSC 4696, 2017 CarswellOnt 12389 (Ont. S.C.J.)

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Testator changed his views in 2008 as he faced his own mortality and it was not unreasonable to accept that life-changing diagnosis may cause person to change plans, particularly considering that common law spouse was 11 years younger than testator

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Video | Enhanced Text and Annotations Library

The new Text and Annotations Library is now available on WestlawNext Canada. View video.

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This excerpt provides an introduction to federal and provincial legislation concerning the protection of privacy and access to freedom of information. The legislative scheme provides rules for the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information in a manner that respects the privacy of individuals and recognizes the needs of private and non-governmental organizations to collect, use, and disclose personal information for purposes that a reasonable person would consider appropriate.

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Killam v. Killam (2017), 2017 BCSC 175, 2017 CarswellBC 262 (B.C. S.C.)

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Forcing daughter to attend program did not protect daughter’s psychological and emotional safety, security and well-being

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Sample Litigation Legal Memo | Standard of care

What is the standard of care of governmental agencies with respect to maintenance of public parks? View sample legal memo.

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Significant and disqualifying conflict of interest existed between executor in capacity as executor and trustee of deceased’s estate, and executor’s capacity as beneficiary seeking to enforce for personal financial benefit testamentary variation made two days before death of deceased

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Husband’s loss of his permanent employment and his inability to find new permanent employment that paid amount approaching his prior income over past three years constituted material change in circumstances sufficient to vary quantum of spousal support

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Phrase of the Week | Family Debt

L. (K.A.) v. L. (K.J.) (2017), 2017 BCSC 651, 2017 CarswellBC 1064 (B.C. S.C.)

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