• Municipalities Take Notice: Treading on Thick Ice
  • September 5, 2012 | Author: Randy Knight
  • Law Firm: Miller Thomson LLP - Waterloo Office
  • In the recent decision of Justice Mossip, Mark v. Corporation (City of Guelph), 2012 ONSC 3510 involving local counsel Gary Petker for the Plaintiff, Nathan Mark, and James Bennett for the Defendants: the City of Guelph and the County of Wellington, the Defendant municipalities were found to be 100% liable for the nearly $2,000,000.00 in damages arising out of a motor vehicle collision. The City of Guelph was found to be equally liable even though it contracted its responsibilities for the winter road maintenance to Wellington County.