Flight (Re), 2022 ONCA 526

Is leave required to sue a trustee in bankruptcy in a personal capacity? The Debtor made assignments in bankruptcy on four occasions: in 2004, 2006, 2011, and 2016. The appellant firm, Adamson Inc., was the trustee in respect of each of these bankruptcies. The individual appellant, Adamson,…

Golden Oaks Enterprises Inc. v. Scott, 2022 ONCA 509

When will the court refuse to apply the corporate attribution doctrine? Golden Oaks was a Ponzi scheme operating in Ottawa between 2009 and 2013. It was publicly advertised as a “rent-to-own” business, but was promoted to certain individuals as a way to turn a quick…