Montour et al v. Beacon Publishing Inc. et al, 2017 ONSC 4735

JurisdictionOntario
JudgeH.S. Arrell
Citation2017 ONSC 4735
Date08 September 2017
CourtSuperior Court of Justice of Ontario (Canada)
Docket Number16-58569
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18 practice notes
  • Proof of Harm in Anti-SLAPP Proceedings: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...The Globe and Mail , 2018 ONSC 1880 • Montour v Beacon Publishing Inc , 2019 ONCA 246 ; Montour et al v Beacon Publishing Inc et al , 2017 ONSC 4735 We will refer to the following decisions to provide further guidance: • Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Cor......
  • Public Interest: Legislation and Caselaw
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part IV. The Threshold Burden on the Defendant
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...2019 ONSC 2926 at para 13 • Bondield Construction Co v The Globe and Mail , 2018 ONSC 1880 at para 34 • Montour v Beacon Publishing Inc , 2017 ONSC 4735 at para 18 • Thompson v Cohodes , 2017 ONSC 2590 at para 12 As counsel to a defendant, you need to consider: • How can I prove that the ex......
  • Table of Cases
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part IX. Procedural Issues in Anti-SLAPP Motions
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...Publishing Inc, o/a FrontLine Safety & Security, et al v Jerry Bradwick Montour, et al Montour et al v Beacon Publishing Inc et al, 2017 ONSC 4735 ............... 96, 129, 133, 152, 159, 169, 192, 196, 215, 228, 239, 240, 258, 288, 430, 473 Montour et al v Beacon Publishing Inc et al, 2017 ......
  • Detailed Examination of the Factors
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...are matters of public interest, particularly the issues surrounding contraband tobacco: Montour et al v. Beacon Publishing Inc. et al, 2017 ONSC 4735, at paras. 16-22. He also found that there was no doubt that the words complained of were published and named the respondents. He indicated t......
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4 cases
  • Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario v. Karahlios, 2017 ONSC 7696
    • Canada
    • Superior Court of Justice of Ontario (Canada)
    • 22 Diciembre 2017
    ...ONSC 2590; Rizvee v. Newman, 2017 ONSC 4024; United Soils Management Ltd. v. Mohammed, 2017 ONSC 4450; Montour v. Beacon Publishing Inc., 2017 ONSC 4735; Levant v. Day, 2017 ONSC 5956; McLaughlin v. Maynard, 2017 ONSC 6820; Niagara Peninsula ConservationAuthority v. Smith, 2017 ONSC 6973.[1......
  • Joshi v. Allstate Insurance Company of Canada, 2019 ONSC 4382
    • Canada
    • Ontario Superior Court of Justice of Ontario (Canada)
    • 22 Julio 2019
    ...conduct or conduct so reprehensible that damages should be presumed.  The case of Montour et al v. Beacon Publishing Inc. et al, 2017 ONSC 4735, at para. 40, affirmed, 2019 ONCA 246 that Allstate urges should lead the court to presume harm in this case was not just about alleged regula......
  • New Dermamed Inc. v. Sulaiman, 2018 ONSC 2517
    • Canada
    • Ontario Superior Court of Justice of Ontario (Canada)
    • 19 Abril 2018
    ...to continue outweighs the public interest in protecting that expression. [16] In Montour et al. v. Beacon Publishing Inc. et al., 2017 ONSC 4735, H.S. Arrell J. explained at para. 15 the approach to be taken on a motion under s. 137.1 of the Courts of Justice Act. The initial onus is on the......
  • Montour v Beacon Publishing Inc., 2019 ONCA 246
    • Canada
    • Ontario Court of Appeal (Ontario)
    • 29 Marzo 2019
    ...appeal from the order of Justice Harrison S. Arrell of the Superior Court of Justice, dated November 20, 2017, with reasons reported at 2017 ONSC 4735. Pardu [1] The defendants appeal from the decision of the motion judge refusing to dismiss this defamation action pursuant to s. 137.1 of th......
14 books & journal articles
  • Proof of Harm in Anti-SLAPP Proceedings: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...The Globe and Mail , 2018 ONSC 1880 • Montour v Beacon Publishing Inc , 2019 ONCA 246 ; Montour et al v Beacon Publishing Inc et al , 2017 ONSC 4735 We will refer to the following decisions to provide further guidance: • Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Cor......
  • Public Interest: Legislation and Caselaw
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part IV. The Threshold Burden on the Defendant
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...2019 ONSC 2926 at para 13 • Bondield Construction Co v The Globe and Mail , 2018 ONSC 1880 at para 34 • Montour v Beacon Publishing Inc , 2017 ONSC 4735 at para 18 • Thompson v Cohodes , 2017 ONSC 2590 at para 12 As counsel to a defendant, you need to consider: • How can I prove that the ex......
  • Table of Cases
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part IX. Procedural Issues in Anti-SLAPP Motions
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...Publishing Inc, o/a FrontLine Safety & Security, et al v Jerry Bradwick Montour, et al Montour et al v Beacon Publishing Inc et al, 2017 ONSC 4735 ............... 96, 129, 133, 152, 159, 169, 192, 196, 215, 228, 239, 240, 258, 288, 430, 473 Montour et al v Beacon Publishing Inc et al, 2017 ......
  • Detailed Examination of the Factors
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • 13 Junio 2022
    ...are matters of public interest, particularly the issues surrounding contraband tobacco: Montour et al v. Beacon Publishing Inc. et al, 2017 ONSC 4735, at paras. 16-22. He also found that there was no doubt that the words complained of were published and named the respondents. He indicated t......
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