Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

Civil Litigation - Class actions - Certification - Procedure - Pleadings - Striking out pleadings - Grounds - Lack of jurisdiction - Appeals - Quashing or dismissal of - Abuse of process

Thursday, December 22, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Application by the respondent, Anstead, for an order striking the appeal by the Saskatchewan Medical Association. The appellant appealed a chambers judgment dismissing its application to strike a class action claim by the respondent on jurisdictional grounds and granting the respondent certification. The appellant was the exclusive bargaining representative for Saskatchewan physicians and negotiated the payment schedule for all surgical assistants. The respondent was a physician who represented a class of surgical assistants who did not operate from a general medical practice office. The respondent alleged...