TITLE

Bhasin v Hrynew -- An Innovative Expansion of the Common Law Doctrine of Good Faith

AUTHOR(S)
Shoyele, Olugbenga
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
LawNow;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Canada Supreme Court case Bhasin v. Hrynew wherein Bhasin filed a case against Canadian American Financial Corp. and Mr. Hrynew for breach of an enrollment director's agreement concerning the marketing of education savings plans to investors. It discusses the court's ruling to create a general duty of honesty in contractual performance, recognizing that parties must not lie or intentionally mislead each other about matters linked to the performance of the contract.
ACCESSION #
109527598

 

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