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At what point does the cause of action arise in a professional negligence situation in a construction situation if the work is not yet complete?
Can a claim for negligence and breach of contract be commenced twenty years after the construction of a building if the defect in construction was just discovered?
Considering that the plaintiff was essentially unaware of any significant injury from the car accident and remained undiagnosed for two months, was her notice to the municipality, three months after the accident, late?
Considering that the plaintiff was essentially unaware of any significant injury from the car accident until early November 2000, and remained undiagnosed until Dec. 13, 2000, was her notice to the municipality on January 17, 2001, late?
Does the common law discoverability principle apply to the “limitation periods” as set out in the Homeowner Protection Act Regulation, B.C. Reg. 29/99, Sched. 3, s. 4?
Does the concept of discoverability apply to the limitation and notice periods in Alberta's Municipal Government Act?
Does the concept of discoverability apply to the limitation and notice periods in Ontario's Municipal Act, 2001?
Does the discoverability principle apply to a negligence action against a hospital that was governed by the limitation period in the former s. 31 of Ontario's Public Hospitals Act?
Does the discoverability principle apply to a negligence action against a hospital under B.C.'s former Limitation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 266?
How did the discoverability principle apply in a medical malpractice lawsuit, as per the former s. 89 of Schedule 2 to Ontario's Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991?
How has the discoverability principle applied in a medical malpractice lawsuit under B.C.'s former Limitation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 266?
How have the courts interpreted section 7 of the Limitations Act, R.S.A. 2000, c. L-12?
In cases of joint and several liability, does a statutory limitation period limit the defendant's ability to claim compensation from other tortfeasors?
My client has been injured in a motor vehicle accident. How much time do I have to bring an action?
What is the limitation period for an action brought under the Fatal Accidents Act, R.S.A. 2000, c. F-8 based on a fatality?
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