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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 @ 8:33 AM

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS LEGISLATION - Offences and enforcement - Procedural fairness

Appeal by the Director of Employment Standards from a decision of the Labour Relations Board. ... [read more]

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 @ 8:33 AM

UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES - Admission standards - Constitutional issues

Appeal by Yashcheshen from the dismissal of her application for judicial review of the respondent’s decision refusing to consider her application to Law School without a Law School Admission Test (LSAT) score. ... [read more]

Monday, September 16, 2019 @ 9:29 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Right to retain and instruct counsel without delay - Exclusion of evidence

Appeal by the accused from conviction for importing GBL into Canada, possession of unlawfully imported goods and smuggling. ... [read more]

Monday, September 16, 2019 @ 9:27 AM

LIENS - Priorities - Assignees of contract money

Appeal by Liquid Capital from a decision determining that the subcontractors had priority to the holdback. ... [read more]

Monday, September 16, 2019 @ 9:25 AM

JURISDICTION - Domestic issues (between Canadian jurisdictions)

Appeal by the husband from a decision dismissing the husband’s application to have the wife’s Saskatchewan action transferred to Alberta. ... [read more]

Friday, September 13, 2019 @ 8:47 AM

FOR TORTS - Fraud and misrepresentation

Appeal by the plaintiffs from the trial judge’s interpretation of Schedule 6 of the Public Sector Pension Plans Act. In 1992, Alberta created two separate public sector pension plans to replace the Old Plan. ... [read more]

Friday, September 13, 2019 @ 8:44 AM

SALE OF GOODS - Breach of contract - Seller’s remedies

Appeal by the defendant from summary judgment finding it liable for the full amount of shrimp purchased from the respondent and from the award of pre-judgment interest of eight per cent per annum. ... [read more]

Friday, September 13, 2019 @ 8:42 AM

COMMERCIAL TENANCIES - Landlord’s obligations - Services

Appeal by the landlord from an order terminating the commercial tenancy of the respondent and directing a trial on the issue of damages and from the substantial indemnity costs awarded to the respondent. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 12, 2019 @ 6:28 AM

COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS - Provisions - Grievances - Public service

Application by union members for judicial review of an arbitrator’s decision finding that she lacked jurisdiction to determine the applicants’ grievances. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 12, 2019 @ 6:27 AM

ELECTIONS - Election officials and officers - Duties - Powers

Application by Aryeh-Bain and Walfish, Orthodox Jewish Canadians, for judicial review of the decision of the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) who refused to exercise his discretion to recommend a change in the date of the federal general election scheduled for October 21, 2019. ... [read more]