Ontario Superior Court of Justice Trials

What are people suing about in Ontario and Canada?

Canada is a litigious country.  1 out of every 100 Canadians starts a legal proceeding each year.

Click on the link at the bottom of this post to see what people are suing about.  Some highlights:

  • Roughly 70,000 claims per year in Ontario’s Superior Court and 70,000 claims per year in Ontario’s Small Claims Court.
  • 140,000 claims per year in Ontario.
  • 356,000 claims per year in Canada.
  • 1 out of every 100 Ontarians / Canadians starts a legal proceeding each year.
  • Motor vehicle accidents account for about 28.5% of all claims.
  • Debt collection and mortgage enforcement accounts for about 23% of all claims.

Click on the link below for full details:

Hassell Trial Counsel – What Are People Suing About in Ontario and Canada?