‘Appeal allowed against Enbridge Inc in duty of care dispute; court orders trial’

“Duty of care owed by Enbridge Inc has been raised as a triable issue in a case before the Ontario Court of Appeal after an explosion damaged an apartment building where the gas regulators were maintained by a subsidiary company. Counsel involved in the case noted that there are ‘important lessons for lawyers’ from the decision that deal with ‘corporate governance and the relationship between parent companies and their subsidiaries’ …” (more)

[Amanda Jerome, The Lawyer’s Daily, 3 June]

First posted 2021-06-04 10:15:50

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