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Friday, January 24, 2020 @ 6:21 AM

EQUALIZATION OR DIVISION - Valuation of assets - Exempt acquisitions and deductions

Appeal by the wife from trial judgment dividing matrimonial property and denying her claim for spousal support. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 8:03 AM

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE - Third party liability - Vehicle rentals

Appeal by Enterprise Rent-A-Car from a decision finding it was the first loss insurer. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 8:03 AM

DISCRIMINATION - Mental or physical disability - Workplace disposition - Reasonable accommodation

Application by the Attorney General for judicial review of a decision of the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations and Employment Board finding that Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) failed to accommodate the respondent by reason of the process it followed in returning him to work after an absence due to a work-related injury. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 @ 6:18 AM

WILLS - Holograph wills

Application by Chow for an order pursuant to s. 58 of the Wills, Estates and Succession Act that the three notes left by the deceased be given testamentary effect. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 @ 6:17 AM

SALE OF LAND - Agreement of purchase and sale - Breach of - Express term

Application by the defendant vendor for summary judgment for the forfeiture of the deposit paid by the purchaser. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 @ 5:49 AM

ACCESS TO INFORMATION AND PRIVACY - Protection of privacy - Personal information

Application by BC Hydro for judicial review of a decision of the Privacy Commissioner determining that the applicant was required to disclose certain employee names in response to an access to information request relating to an anticipated dam and hydroelectric generating station. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 @ 5:49 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Remedies for denial of rights - Exclusion of evidence

Appeal by the Crown from the respondent’s acquittal on a charge of possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking. ... [read more]

Monday, January 20, 2020 @ 8:34 AM

CUSTODY AND ACCESS - Removal of children from jurisdiction

Appeal by the husband from an interim order allowing the wife to move with the parties’ children from Estevan, Saskatchewan, to the Moosomin area of Saskatchewan. ... [read more]

Monday, January 20, 2020 @ 8:32 AM

EVIDENCE - Witnesses - Credibility

Appeal by the accused from conviction for sexual assault. ... [read more]

Monday, January 20, 2020 @ 8:30 AM

PARENTS AND CHILDREN - Medically-assisted procreation - Consent

Application by the wife for an order that her dead husband’s sperm be removed from his body to be used for reproductive purposes by the wife. ... [read more]