The State of Contractual Interpretation:
How Have Recent Decisions of the Supreme Court of Canada
Impacted Key Duties and Principles?

Presented on June 4, 2015

The State of Contractual Interpretation:
How Have Recent Decisions of the Supreme Court of Canada Impacted Key Duties and Principles?

  • About this program:
  • Join us for this engaging session on the state of contractual interpretation. Our partner, Geoff Hall author of Canadian Contractual Interpretation Law, the leading Canadian text on the interpretations of contracts. Geoff will share his insights on how recent decisions have changed the landscape of contractual interpretation.

    Topics discussed will be:

    ¬ Contract drafting and interpretation, in light of the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada on the scope of the factual matrix (Sattva Capital Corp. v. Creston Moly Corp., 2014 SCC 53)

    ¬ The organizing principle of good faith in contractual performance (Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71)

    ¬ Ethical issues in contract drafting and contract performance arising from the new organizing principle of good faith


  • Accreditation:
  • This program qualifies for up to 1.5 hours of eligible educational activity or CPD/MCE credit under the mandatory education regimes in British Columbia, Ontario and Québec.