Category Archives: Judgments

Saadati v Moorhead Granted Leave to Supreme Court of Canada

We are pleased to advise that our application for leave to appeal the decision of the British Columbia Court of Appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada in Saadati v Moorhead has been accepted by the Supreme Court of Canada. This… Read More


The case of Saadati v. Moorhead is causing much debate in the legal community. At trial, STA was successful in obtaining a $100,000.00 non-pecuniary award for a psychiatric injury in the absence of a diagnosis of one. The Defendant appealed…. Read More

Simpson Thomas Wins Substantial Victory On Costs For Plaintiffs

For those who have followed Loft v. Nat, we are very pleased to advise that we were ultimately successful in our fight to have costs awarded to the plaintiff. Following a second hearing in the Court of Appeal, the appellate… Read More


For those that have followed Loft v. Nat on the Family Maintenance Enforcement issue, the Court of Appeal has now clarified the law in this area. First off, we are pleased to say that the Court of Appeal dismissed ICBC’s… Read More

Crane v. Balmorth: Rear-End ICBC Accident Claim

In Crane v. Balmforth (October 9 2014 – Supreme Court Docket M121790), the Plaintiff was injured when he was rear-ended in March 2010.  He was then in a subsequent at fault accident in August 2010.  By the time of trial,… Read More

Saadati V Moorhead et .al.: Mood and Personality Changes

In Saadati v. Moorehead (July 21, 2014 – Supreme Court Docket M072885), the Plaintiff was injured in a motor vehicle accident in July 2005, following which his mood and personality significantly changed.   A few months later he was involved in… Read More