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THE LAWYER’S DAILY – Courts still searching for ‘something more’ to hold social hosts responsible

THE LAWYER’S DAILY – Courts still searching for...

McLeish Orlando Partner, Joseph Cescon, and Student-at-Law, Brandon Pedersen, wrote this piece for The Lawyer's Daily. In the aftermath of Childs v. Desormeaux 2006 SCC 18, courts noted that potential liability on hosts could be found if there existed “something more” than serving alcohol to guests at a private social gathering. The interpretation of something more has typically centered on...
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