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Monday, February 04, 2019 @ 9:34 AM

FORESTRY AND TIMBER - Sale of forest products

Appeal by the Southern New Brunswick Forest Products Marketing Board from a decision by a Panel of the New Brunswick Forest Products Commission setting aside a Marketing Order. ... [read more]

Monday, February 04, 2019 @ 9:32 AM

APPEALS - Question of law - Powers of appellate court - New trial

Appeal by the Crown from the accused’s acquittal of possession of proceeds of crime, possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose. ... [read more]

Friday, February 01, 2019 @ 1:49 PM

EVIDENCE - Methods of proof - Inferences - From conduct

Appeal by the Crown from a judgment of the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal setting aside the accused’s conviction for second degree murder and ordering a new trial. ... [read more]

Friday, February 01, 2019 @ 8:47 AM

PROCEDURE - Trial judge’s duties - Charge or directions - Defences

Appeal by the accused from conviction for second degree murder. ... [read more]

Friday, February 01, 2019 @ 8:45 AM

EVIDENCE - Private communications - Inadmissible interceptions

Appeal by Riley from his convictions for attempted murder and firearms offences in relation to a drive-by shooting. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 1:56 PM

PROCEEDINGS - Constitutional issues - Federal v. provincial jurisdiction

Appeal by Orphan Well Association and the Alberta Energy Regulator (Regulator) from a judgment of the Alberta Court of Appeal affirming a decision that found an operational conflict between s. 14.06 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (BIA) and the Alberta legislation. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 8:51 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Pleadings - Striking out pleadings or allegations

Appeal by Chatha from the summary dismissal of his negligence claim against the respondent lawyer without leave to amend. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 8:47 AM

ENVIRONMENTAL LIABILITY - Water environmental offence - Discharge of pollutant

Appeal by the Crown from a $5,000 fine imposed for impairing the water quality under the Ontario Water Resources Act. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 @ 8:53 AM

CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT - Express terms - Duration - Restrictive covenants

Appeal by the plaintiff from wrongful dismissal damages. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 @ 8:50 AM

COPYRIGHT - Protected subject matter - Compilations and collective works

Appeal by PS Knight from a decision granting the respondent CSA’s application for copyright infringement with respect to the 2015 version of the Canadian Electrical Code and awarding CSA costs of $96,336. ... [read more]