Nov Downhole Eurasia Limited v. Tll Oilfield Consulting Ltd, 2017 FCA 32
Justice Stratas; Justice Gleason; Justice Woods - 2017-02-13
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"The appellants, NOV Downhole Eurasia Limited and Dreco Energy Services ULC, sought leave in the Federal Court to amend their statement of claim in a patent infringement action against TLL Oilfield Consulting Ltd. and Acura Machine Inc. The proposed amendments fall into two categories: the addition of individuals as parties and a claim for joint and several liability. ... In my view, the Federal Court did not err in law in identifying and applying the legal principles concerning the amendment of pleadings. Nor did it err in law in its understanding of this Court’s decision regarding the personal liability of directors and officers..."
Decision relates to:
- A-240-16 - NOV DOWNHOLE EURASIA LIMITED ET AL v. TLL OILFIELD CONSULTING LTD. ET AL which is an appeal from 2016 FC 685 in T-1280-13