Case Law, Canada: Doe 464533 v ND, The Secret is out, US Privacy Torts are coming – Ryder Gilliland and Thomas Lipton

4 02 2016

Ontario_Superior_Court_of_JusticeOn 21 January 2016, in Doe 464533 v. ND (2016 ONSC 541) the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recognized, for the first time in Canada, the privacy tort of “publication of embarrassing private facts”. Read the rest of this entry »





Case Law, Canada: Weaver v Corcoran, Reader postings are not defamatory but newspapers must remove and retract defamatory articles – Ryder Gilliland

24 02 2015

dr-andrew-weaver-with-th-001The recent decision of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Weaver v. Corcoran, 2015 BCSC 165 makes noteworthy and novel findings as pertains to online defamation and remedies for defamation. Read the rest of this entry »