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Limitations - Discoverability

Unegbu v. WFG Securities of Canada Inc. (Ont CA, 2016)

In this case the Court of Appeal commented as follows on the commencement of the running of a limitation period:
It is well-established that a lack of appreciation of the legal significance of the facts grounding a claim does not stop the limitation from running: Nicholas v. McCarthy Tetrault, [2008] O.J. No. 4258 at para. 27, aff’d 2009 ONCA 692 (CanLII).

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