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Recently Published Decisions

Hamilton Decisions January 2020 - February 2020


Civil

Alex van Delen v. Deborah Ann Hutchings, 2020 ONSC 859

Justice Arrell

safety deposit box — costs — listed herself as the executer — notice of objection — annunciates

Janet Campagiorni et al. v. Lyne Legare et al., 2020 ONSC 667

Justice Arrell

misnomer — limitation period — records — genuine issue requiring — care

Serbian League of Canada v. Mihalo Stojanovich et al., 2020 ONSC 105 

Justice Arrell

property — unjust enrichment — constructive trust — mortgage — rent-free occupancy

Bazar v. Chisholm, 2020 ONSC 593

Justice Goodman

summary judgment motion — lease — rent — litigation — damages

MacDonald v. Wentworth Condominium No. 96, 2020 ONSC 1048 

Justice Goodman

elevator — condominium — unit owners — rear balcony — replacement

Rakovac v. The Corporation of the City of Hamilton, 2020 ONSC 1141

Justice Sheard

delay — motion — proposed re-drafted — prosecuting — prejudice

Graham v. Graham, 2020 ONSC 784

Justice Sheard

costs — estate — fees — propounder — disbursements

Estate of Anne Patricia Kay v. Lanari, 2020 ONSC 73

Justice Sheard

costs — estate — consolidation motion — management — production of the files

Hilson v. Evans, 2020 ONSC 1089

Justice Sheard

funds — interest — paid — amounts — mortgage

Leonard v. Zychowicz, 2020 ONSC 662

Justice Sweeny

testator — beneficiary — executed — evidence — suspicious circumstances

Bruno v. Dacosta, 2020 ONSC 1258

Justice Sweeny

costs — partial indemnity — contributory negligence — rates — claimed

P and A Holdings Inc. v. Kim, 2020 ONSC 546

Justice Sweeny

promissory — material facts in dispute — loan — interest — principal

Davidoff v. Paderewski, 2020 ONSC 1171 

Justice Sweeny

malicious prosecution — all-inclusive — defamation — reasonable fix the partial indemnity — without leave to amend

Goreski v. Kim, 2020 ONSC 530

Justice Sweeny

promissory — material facts in dispute — loan — interest — principal

Davidoff v. Paderewski, 2020 ONSC 1162 (CanLII)

Justice Sweeny

malicious prosecution — defamation — without leave to amend — all-inclusive — costs

2257573 Ontario Inc. v. Furney et al., 2020 ONSC 781

Justice Turnbull

properties — registered — refinancing — mortgage commitment — collateral

Loye v. Bowers, 2020 ONSC 782

Justice Turnbull

costs — preparation — hotel — jury — policy

 

Criminal

R. v. Gemelus, 2020 ONSC 930 

Justice Goodman

evidence — verdict — error — credibility — palpable

 

Family

MacEachern v. MacEachern, 2020 ONSC 31

Justice Bale

spousal support — child support — wife — husband — marriage

Palkowski v. Palkowski, 2020 ONSC 24 

Justice Bale

disclosure — produced — ongoing non-compliance — valuation date — bank

Swirsky v. West, 2020 ONSC 1213

Justice McLaren

children — girls — dance — timesharing — father

Destefano and Destefano v. Gerry, 2020 ONSC 426

Justice Pazaratz

e-mail — mistrial — motion — materials — children

D.D. and F.D. v. H.G., 2020 ONSC 889

Justice Pazaratz

children — father — access — spousal support — medical

Hazle v. Hazle 2020, 2020 ONSC 439

Justice Sheard

motions — costs — baggie — lawyer s hourly rate — adjournment