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Monday, January 14, 2019 @ 10:33 AM

CONTROLLED DRUGS AND SUBSTANCES - Trafficking - Conspiracy

Appeal by the Crown from the respondent’s acquittal on charges of conspiracy to traffic in cocaine and marihuana. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 1:29 PM

ELECTIONS - Voters or electors - Qualifications - Residency

Appeal by Frank and Duong from a judgment of the Ontario Court of Appeal setting aside a decision that found provisions of the Canada Elections Act (Act) unconstitutional and of no force or effect. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 8:35 AM

SALE OF LAND - Agreement of purchase and sale - Conditions and warranties

Appeal by the purchaser from dismissal of its application for specific performance of an agreement of purchase and sale of a mixed commercial/residential use property. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 8:33 AM

PATENTS - Remedies - Damages - Compensatory - Royalties

Appeal by Apotex Inc. from a 2014 decision assessing the damages suffered by the respondent as a result of the appellant’s infringement of eight Canadian patents for the processes relating to the making of a key intermediate compound required to make cefaclor, a cephalosporin antibiotic. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 10, 2019 @ 9:13 AM

AIR TRANSPORTATION - Liability - Civil actions

Appeal by the Workers’ Compensation Board of British Columbia (WCB) from an order dismissing a subrogated negligence claim. The subrogated claimant, Forest, suffered injuries in an airplane crash. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 10, 2019 @ 9:05 AM

MINES AND MINERALS - Royalties and rents - Contracts - Remedies

Appeal by Teck Resources from an order granting the respondent leave to appeal an arbitral award on a question of law alone. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 8:20 AM

COMMERCIAL TENANCIES - Landlord’s remedies - Termination of lease (forfeiture)

Appeal by the landlord, Illingworth, from a judgment determining rights and obligations under a commercial lease with the tenant, Evergreen Medicinal Supply. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 8:13 AM

DEFAMATION - Power of appeal court to interfere with damage award

Appeal by Canwest from an order of damages awarded to the respondent for defamation. Cross-appeal by the respondent from the partial dismissal of his defamation claim. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 08, 2019 @ 9:58 AM

DISCIPLINE AND TERMINATION OF EMPLOYMENT - Violation of employer policies

Appeal by the plaintiff, Balzer, and cross-appeal by the defendant, FCL, from a judgment following a wrongful dismissal trial. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 08, 2019 @ 9:50 AM

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION - Compensability of injuries - Psychological injuries

Appeal by Perry from a decision of the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Tribunal confirming the Commission’s decision denying her compensation for mental distress. ... [read more]