Stockwoods lawyers speak on summary judgment

Luisa Ritacca and Fredrick Schumann spoke to an audience of LawPRO counsel about summary judgment in the aftermath of the amendments to Rule 20 of the Rules of Civil Procedure and the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Hryniak v Mauldin, 2014 SCC 7. Topics discussed included Hryniak itself, its subsequent interpretation, the benefits and pitfalls of summary judgment, and the impact for LawPRO and other professional insurers going forward. The presentation can be viewed here.