Monthly Archives: January 2017

The Duties of a Mortgagee under a Power of Sale in Ontario

The duties of a mortgagee acting under a power of sale in Ontario are: 1. A mortgagee selling under a power of sale is under a duty to take reasonable precautions to obtain the true market value of the mortgaged … Continue reading

Entrapment in Canada

Entrapment occurs when: (a) the authorities provide a person with an opportunity to commit an offence without acting on a reasonable suspicion that this person is already engaged in criminal activity or pursuant to a bona fide inquiry; or (b) … Continue reading

Security of the Person: S. 7 Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms: Physical/Psychological Integrity

Security of the person is one of three interests afforded protection under s.7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (the “Charter”). But the protection is not absolute. An individual may be deprived of security of the person provided … Continue reading