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Failed Contractual Trust

In their contractual relationship, the parties included a clause which one party claimed was a trust. In its analysis the court relied on the basic principle of contractual interpretation.

Recusal Refusal

In Rana v. Rana, 2021 ABCA 399, Mr. Rana unsuccessfully appealed a case management judge’s decision to not recuse himself from Mr. Rana’s lawsuit.

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Ongoing litigation regarding the Estate of Jiasen Liu presented an interesting challenge for the Honourable Justice M.J. Lema, who was hearing from the parties in Chambers on various interlocutory motions in Liu Estate (Re)2021 ABQB 963 and 2021 ABQB 999