Jonnette Watson Hamilton, Author at LawNow Magazine

Punitive Damages and the Residential Tenancies Act

Case Commented On:Wilderdijk-Streutker v Zhao, 2017 ABPC 24 (CanLII) Punitive damages are rarely awarded in residential tenancy disputes, but Wilderdijk-Streutker v Zhao is one of those rare cases. And although an award of punitive damages is very fact-dependent, there are some principles and rules of law which residential landlords and tenants who are contemplating claiming […]


Jonnette Watson Hamilton

A Publication of CPLEA