Dutton Brock LLP

S.  Wayne  Morris

S. Wayne Morris

phone: 416.593.4411 Ext:2340

fax: 416.593.5922

email: wmorris@duttonbrock.com


Position : Partner

Bio

Wayne joined Dutton Brock in 1981 and became a partner in 1986. He has been certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Civil Litigation since 1990.

 

Wayne's practice includes the defence of a broad range of claims, including general liability, products, property, directors and officers, boiler and machinery, and professional malpractice. He has been counsel in the defence of a number of class actions, including claims relating to products, medical devices, tainted food and claims under the Securities Act.

 

Wayne is also a Standing Agent for the Federal Department of Justice, and defends cases involving various federal government departments including the RCMP, Correctional Services, and the Departments of Immigration, Revenue, and Transport.

Education & Awards

Education

Wayne graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1981.

Lectures & Publications

Lectures

Wayne has taught the Trial Advocacy and Civil Procedure seminars at the Bar Admission Course, and is a frequent speaker on topics relating to insurance and general liability matters.

Memberships & Associations

Wayne is a member of:

 

 

Occasionally Wayne sits as Chairman of the Ontario Insurance Advisory Board, reporting to the Superintendent of the Financial Services Commission.

Decisions

Hoang v Vincentini 2016 ONCA 723 CanLii (Ontario Court of Appeal)

 

Shah v Real Canadian Superstore 2016 ONSC 630 CanLii (Ontario Superior Court)

 

Hoang v The Personal Insurance Company of Canada 2015 ONSC 7168 CanLii (Ontario Superior Court)

 

Axa Insurance Canada v Aviva Insurance Canada 2013 ONSC 5036 CanLii (Ontario Superior Court)

 

Langstaff v Marson, H&PEC School Board 2013 ONSC 1448 (CanLii)

 

Hayward v. Cloutier, 2012 ONSC 3738 (Ont. Superior Ct.)

 

Brown v Cappuccitti 2012 ONSC 853 (Can Lii)(Ont. Superior Ct.)

 

Lancaster v Santos 2011 ONSC 4864 (Ont. Superior Ct.)

 

Agius v Home Depot Holdings Inc. 2011 ONSC 5272 (Ont. Superior Ct.)

 

Agius v Home Depot Holdings Inc. 2011 ONCA 686 (Ont. Ct. of Appeal)

 

Babakar v Brown & State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, 2009 CanLii 33024 (Ont. Div. Ct.)

 

Drady v Her Majesty the Queen, Third Parties: Dow Corning Corporation, DCC Litigation Facility Inc., et al, 2009 CanLII 19876 (Supreme Court of Canada)

 

Attis v Her Majesty the Queen, Third Party: Dow Corning Corporation, 2009 CanLII 19874 (Supreme Court of Canada)

 

Attis v. Canada (Minister of Health), [2008] O.J. No. 3766

 

Drady v. Canada (Minister of Health), [2008] O.J. No. 3772

 

Drady v. Canada (Attorney General), [2008] O.J. No. 238

 

Conceicoa Farms Inc. v. Zeneca Corp. (c.o.b. Zeneca Agro and Zeneca Inc.), [2007] S.C.C.A. No. 482

 

Whitefish Lake Band of Indians v. Canada (Attorney General), [2007] O.J. No. 4173

 

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. v. Maerkov, [2007] O.J. No. 4168

 

Drady v. Canada (Minister of Health), [2007] O.J. No. 2812

 

Horodynsky Farms Inc. v. Zeneca Corp. (c.o.b. Zeneca Agro), [2007] O.J. No. 2639

 

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. v. Maerkov, [2007] O.J. No. 2619

 

Chapman v. Canada (Minister of Health and Welfare), [2007] S.J. No. 176

 

Boyuk v. Loblaws Supermarkets Ltd., [2007] O.J. No. 732

 

Whitefish Lake Band of Indians v. Canada (Attorney General), [2006] O.J. No. 245

 

Chan v. Erin Mills Town Centre Corp., [2005] O.J. No. 5027

 

Shand Estate v. Loblaws Supermarkets Ltd., [2005] O.J. No. 1420

 

Attis v. Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada as represented by the Minister of Health et al., 75 O.R. (3d) 302

 

Horodynsky Farms Inc. v. Zeneca Corp. (c.o.b. Zeneca Agro), [2004] O.J. No. 2526

 

Loblaws Supermarkets Ltd. v. Shand Inquest (Coroner of), [2004] O.J. No. 780

 

Loblaws Supermarkets Ltd. v. Shand Inquest (Coroner of), [2004] O.J. No. 619

 

College of Physiotherapists of Ontario, Discipline Case Summary, Michael Tam
Attis v. Canada (Minister of Health), [2003] O.J. No. 4708

 

Stewart v. Canada (Attorney General), [2003] F.C.J. No. 947

 

Cicciarella v. Clarica Life Insurance Co., [2003] O.J. No. 1213

 

Aboriginal Legal Services of Toronto v. Shand Inquest (Coroner of), [2003] O.J. No. 1117

 

Nicolardi v. Daley, [2003] O.J. No. 1303

 

Attis v. Canada (Minister of Health), [2003] O.J. No. 344

 

Ontario (Attorney General) v. CH2M Gore & Storrie Ltd., [2002] O.J. No. 3611

 

Reid v. Dow Corning Corp., [2002] O.J. No. 3414

 

Stewart v. Canada (Attorney General), [2001] F.C.J. No. 659

 

Gutterman v. Super Fitness Steeles Inc., [2001] O.J. No. 1561

 

Peel District School Board 19 v. 553517 Ontario Ltd. (c.o.b. Munden Park Electric), [2001] O.J. No. 163

 

District School Board 19 v. 553517 Ontario Ltd. (c.o.b. Munden Park Electric), [2000] O.J. No. 4681

 

Stewart v. Canada (Attorney General), [1999] F.C.J. No. 1996

 

L.M. v. Canada (Minister of Employment and Immigration), [1999] F.C.J. No. 459

 

Martin v. Canada (Minister of Employment and Immigration) (T.D.), [1999] 3 F.C. 287

 

Interna Furniture Design Ltd. v. SEP Holdings Ltd., [1999] O.J. No. 879

 

Martin v. Canada (Minister of Employment and Immigration), [1999] F.C.J. No. 113

 

Clearway Insurance Brokers Inc. v. Law & Miller Ltd., [1998] O.J. No. 6089

 

Yi (Litigation guardian of) v. Boyes, [1998] O.J. No. 3820

 

Chrappa v. Ohm, [1998] O.J. No. 1678

 

Thompson v. Ballantyne, [1997] O.J. No. 4407

 

Whiteford v. Loblaw Supermarket, [1997] O.J. No. 1720

 

Thompson v. Ballantyne, [1996] O.J. No. 4856

 

Yi et al. v. Boyes et al., [1996] I.L.R. I-3357

 

Chrappa v. Ohm, [1996] O.J. No. 1667

 

Yi (Litigation Guardian of) v. Boyes, [1996] O.J. No. 1675

 

Chrappa v. Ohm, [1996] O.J. No. 1663

 

J.S. v. Clement, [1995] O.J. No. 1849

 

S. (J.) v. Clement, [1995] O.J. No. 248

 

Tomblin v. Incursus Ltd., [1995] O.J. No. 809

 

Walker v. CFTO Ltd., [1994] O.J. No. 448

 

Walker v. CFTO Ltd., [1994] O.J. No. 83

 

Rustecki v. Da Silva, [1992] O.J. No. 1439

 

Potts v. Gluckstein, 8 O.R. (3d) 556

 

Potts v. Gluckstein, [1992] O.J. No. 1173

 

Dyer v. Canada, [1992] F.C.J. No. 238

 

Walker v. CTV Television Network Ltd., [1992] O.J. No. 141

 

Maple Leaf Mills v. Royal Insurance, [1990] I.L.R. 1-2668

 

Piche v. Brooks, [1989] O.J. No. 1374

 

Bosch v. Brown, [1989] O.J. No. 1246

 

Abdool v. North American Life, [1990] O.J. 1732

 

Gallant v. Fialkov, [1989] O.J. No. 1230

 

Abdool v. North American Life, [1987] O.J. 748

 

Burns Fry Ltd. v. Aetna Casualty Co. of Canada, [1987] O.J. No. 2373

 

Borden & Elliot v. Zaichuk, [1986] O.J. 133

 

299728 Ontario Ltd. (c.o.b. River Auto Body) v. Wilson, [1985] O.J. No. 1082

 

Bouzianis v. Kanellopoulos, [1985] O.J. No. 1620

 

Riosa et al. v. Marko et al., [1984] O.J. No. 607 Spagnolo v. Margessons, (1983) 41 O.R. (2d) 65

 

Grishko v. Barbour (Ont. H.C.J.), [1983] O.J. No. 319

 

Computerized Meetings v. Moore, [1982] O.J. No. 3591

 

Computerized Meetings v. Moore, (1982), 40 O.R. (2d) 88

 

Computerized Meetings v. Moore, [1982] O.J. No. 244

 

Riosa et al. v. Marko et al., [1982] O.J. No. 3560

 

Frederick v. Abstainers, (1980) 35 O.R. (2d) 592

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