The well-articulated role and properly described services explain the benefits to clients, but the ultimate step in determining reasonableness is the cost.
The final step in determining reasonableness is to compare the advisor's compensation to the advisor's cost.
Reasonableness inhabits the full span of Canadian law as the following categories demonstrate.
In real estate law, land use zoning and development criteria and approvals are subject to reasonableness. Both the common law and legislation in residential tenancies law provide that consent to an assignment and sub-let cannot be unreasonably withheld by the landlord.
Most of the academic commentary on Dunsmuir has been cautiously supportive, praising the changes that the Supreme Court of Canada sought to effect but suggesting that more may need to be done to develop a workable approach to reasonableness review.
Gone are the old categories of "quasi-judicial" and "administrative" decisions, (15) replaced by more nebulous notions, such as fairness and reasonableness, which require courts to focus on various contextual factors.
If carried to its farthest extreme, could Baker & Botts apply to any party, who seeks to establish the reasonableness
of its attorneys' fees, if those fees are evaluated by a Section 330(a) lodestar analysis?
(5) Flowever, reconceptualizing the use of deadly force by police officers as punishment provides a new understanding of the gravity of deadly police force and adds necessary substance to the reasonableness
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