John Olah said that in Club Resorts Ltd. v. Van Breda  S.C.J. No. 17, the Supreme Court outlined presumptive connecting factors for tort cases and when a Canadian court can assume jurisdiction over a tort committed outside the country.
“We’re going to see Van Breda as a beacon or a shining star that guides courts in the right direction in applying its principle in a variety of different settings.”
Credit: Christopher Guly, The Lawyers Weekly – October 13, 2013.
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