Hogan v. Hello et al., (1962) 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (QB)

CourtCourt of Queen's Bench of New Brunswick (Canada)
Case DateMarch 14, 1962
JurisdictionNew Brunswick
Citations(1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (QB)

Hogan v. Hello (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (QB);

    1 R.N.-B.(2e) 306

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Hogan v. Hello et al.

Indexed As: Hogan v. Hello et al.

Répertorié: Hogan v. Hello et al.

New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench

Michaud, C.J.Q.B.D.

March 14, 1962.

Summary:

Résumé:

Action by plaintiff solicitor to recover legal fees for services rendered based on a verbal agreement providing that fee would be 10% of any settlement reached on behalf of the defendants (New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench).

Barristers and Solicitors - Topic 3126

Compensation - Agreements, contingent fees - General - Maintenance and champerty - Whether contingent fees legal and enforceable (New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench).

Cases Noticed:

Craig v. Thomson (1907), 42 N.S.R. 150, refd.

Metropolitan Bank v. Pooley (1885), 10 A.C. 218, appld.

Re Attorneys and Solicitors Act, 1870, 1 Ch. 1875-76, 515, refd.

Re Collier and Swingle (Alberta), 36 W.W.R. 695, refd.

Harrison and Saucier v. Dube (1962), 31 D.L.R.(2d) 377, refd.

Statutes Noticed:

Canadian Criminal Code, S.C. 1955, sect. 7(2), sect. 8.

English Solicitors Act, 1932 (Imp.).

Manitoba Law Society Act, Law Society Act of Alberta, Barristers Society Act, S.N.B., 1931.

New Brunswick Rules of Court, Order 65, rule 31.

Counsel:

C.J.A. Hughes, Q.C., for the plaintiff;

H.A. Hanson, Q.C., and E.J. Mockler, for the defendants.

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  • Mealey v. Godin, 221 NBR (2d) 372
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Appeal (New Brunswick)
    • March 23, 1999
    ...Wart v. La-Ko Enterprises Ltd. and Labrie (1981), 35 N.B.R.(2d) 256; 88 A.P.R. 256 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 2]. Hogan v. Hello et al. (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. 17]. MacLeod v. Harrington (1995), 69 B.C.A.C. 1; 113 W.A.C. 1; 14 B.C.L.R.(3d) 201 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 2......
  • Pelletier v. Cormier, (1981) 35 N.B.R.(2d) 52 (QB Reg.)
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench of New Brunswick (Canada)
    • March 12, 1981
    ...Queen's Bench discussed contingency fee agreements in New Brunswick (see paragraphs 10 to 12). Cases Noticed: Hogan v. Hello, et al. (1969), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306, refd to. [para. Statutes Noticed: Judicature Act, S.N.B. 1978, c. 32, sect. 72.1 [para. 9]. Counsel: Paul E. Pelletier, Q.C., on his......
  • New Brunswick v. Rothmans Inc. et al., (2010) 357 N.B.R.(2d) 160 (CA)
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Appeal (New Brunswick)
    • January 21, 2010
    ...in s. 1(1) of the Financial Administration Act, R.S.N.B. 1973, c. F-11 - See paragraph 21. Cases Noticed: Hogan v. Hello et al. (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. 1]. Mealey v. Godin et al. (1999), 221 N.B.R.(2d) 372; 567 A.P.R. 372 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 1]. Rizzo & Rizz......
  • Whitney v. Grant Estate, 2011 NBQB 68
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench of New Brunswick (Canada)
    • March 1, 2011
    ...v. Godin et al. (1999), 221 N.B.R.(2d) 372; 567 A.P.R. 372; 179 D.L.R.(4th) 231 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 9]. Hogan v. Hello et al. (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. Attorneys and Solicitors Act, 1870, Re (1875), 1 Ch. D. 573, refd to. [para. 11]. Rusk v. Medicine Hat (City) et......
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5 cases
  • Mealey v. Godin, 221 NBR (2d) 372
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Appeal (New Brunswick)
    • March 23, 1999
    ...Wart v. La-Ko Enterprises Ltd. and Labrie (1981), 35 N.B.R.(2d) 256; 88 A.P.R. 256 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 2]. Hogan v. Hello et al. (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. 17]. MacLeod v. Harrington (1995), 69 B.C.A.C. 1; 113 W.A.C. 1; 14 B.C.L.R.(3d) 201 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 2......
  • Pelletier v. Cormier, (1981) 35 N.B.R.(2d) 52 (QB Reg.)
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench of New Brunswick (Canada)
    • March 12, 1981
    ...Queen's Bench discussed contingency fee agreements in New Brunswick (see paragraphs 10 to 12). Cases Noticed: Hogan v. Hello, et al. (1969), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306, refd to. [para. Statutes Noticed: Judicature Act, S.N.B. 1978, c. 32, sect. 72.1 [para. 9]. Counsel: Paul E. Pelletier, Q.C., on his......
  • New Brunswick v. Rothmans Inc. et al., (2010) 357 N.B.R.(2d) 160 (CA)
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Appeal (New Brunswick)
    • January 21, 2010
    ...in s. 1(1) of the Financial Administration Act, R.S.N.B. 1973, c. F-11 - See paragraph 21. Cases Noticed: Hogan v. Hello et al. (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. 1]. Mealey v. Godin et al. (1999), 221 N.B.R.(2d) 372; 567 A.P.R. 372 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 1]. Rizzo & Rizz......
  • Whitney v. Grant Estate, 2011 NBQB 68
    • Canada
    • New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench of New Brunswick (Canada)
    • March 1, 2011
    ...v. Godin et al. (1999), 221 N.B.R.(2d) 372; 567 A.P.R. 372; 179 D.L.R.(4th) 231 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 9]. Hogan v. Hello et al. (1962), 1 N.B.R.(2d) 306 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. Attorneys and Solicitors Act, 1870, Re (1875), 1 Ch. D. 573, refd to. [para. 11]. Rusk v. Medicine Hat (City) et......
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