Professional Negligence for Realtors - A Rising Tide?

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With the recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in Krawchuk v. Scherbak, it is becoming clear that the Courts are holding real estate professionals to a higher standard, given the reliance their clients place on their advice and guidance.

This article discusses the facts of that case, and explores the Court's reasons for decision, raising warning flags for Realtors as they carry on their day to day business.

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Published In: Business Torts Updates, General Business Updates, Insurance Updates, Professional Malpractice Updates, Residential Real Estate Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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Franco Tarulli
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Franco P. Tarulli has been in the practice of law since 1997, with admission to the bars of Nova... View Profile »


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