Case Commentary

The “Return” of “Textualism” at the SCC?

Under the so-called “modern approach” to statutory interpretation, courts are instructed to take into account ...

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Ontario Court of Appeal Underscores the Importance of Adversarial Argument

Last week’s unusual Ontario Court of Appeal decision in Welsh v Ontario made headlines as ...

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A Matter of Deductions: Resolving Uncertainty in MVA Litigation

As any Ontario personal injury lawyer knows, the common law of damages has been modified ...

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Statutory Interpretation in Canadian Administrative Law

Over on Professor Daly’s blog Administrative Law Matters, Professor Audrey Macklin wrote what I would ...

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