Chris McIvor

Blog Bite: Do I need to anticipate every claim that could arise when contemplating a release agreement?

April 11, 2018

This article posted to our partner site discusses the decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in Biancaniello v. DMCT LLP. The decision sets out five basic principles to consider when drafting a release, and makes a distinction between claims that are unanticipated, and claims of which the parties were unaware at the time of the release. Read more on the case and legal reasoning behind the decision by clicking the link above.

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