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Stephanie Hamilton and Adam Howden-Duke present at the BC Municipal Risk Managers Forum November 1, 2019

Stephanie & Adam presented on 2 separate cases, involving a common thread of expansion of Municipalities duties of care.  Click … Read more

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Best Lawyers 2020 Announced

Guild Yule is proud to announce that six of our partners have again been recognised in the 2019 edition of … Read more

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A EMPLOYEE BY ANY OTHER NAME, IS STILL AN EMPLOYEE

In Modern Cleaning Concept Inc. v. Comité paritaire de l’entretien d’édifices publics de la région de Québec, the Supreme Court of … Read more

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NO TORT OF HARASSMENT

In a recent case from the Ontario Court of Appeal, the appellate court rejected that there existed a tort of … Read more

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A VICTORY FOR INSURERS ON SPECIAL COSTS IN INSURANCE COVERAGE CASE

Recently in West Van Holdings Ltd. v. Economical Mutual Insurance Company 2019 BCCA 110, our Court of Appeal found that … Read more

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A prudent reminder for brokers; drone injury fell within CGL exclusion for aircraft.

In what is said to be the first decision on the issue, a California Court was called on to decide … Read more

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Guild Yule is pleased to announce that Stephanie Hamilton has joined the partnership effective January 1, 2019

Stephanie obtained an LLB from the University of Ottawa and was called to both the Ontario and BC Bars in … Read more

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Private property owner tort liability for bylaw breach

Can a property owner be held liable in tort for failing to comply with a municipal bylaw requiring snow removal? … Read more

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Best Lawyers In Canada© – 2019

Guild Yule is proud to announce that six of our partners have been recognised in the 2019 edition of The … Read more

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Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Judicial Committee) v. Wall: judicial review of procedural fairness questions for religious organizations and voluntary associations

  In Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Judicial Committee) v. Wall,  2018 SCC 26 (“Wall”), the Supreme Court confronted conflicting … Read more

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