We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close
Focus On
In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

Digests

Latest

Monday, June 17, 2019 @ 11:12 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Judgments and orders - Enforcement - Stay of

Appeal by the Attorney General from a decision of a motion judge refusing to extend the stay of a decision of the Labour and Employment Board declaring s. 8 of the Essential Services in Nursing Homes Act unconstitutional. ... [read more]

Friday, June 14, 2019 @ 6:37 AM

PROCEEDINGS - Application to court for directions

Appeal by the Attorney General from a declaration stating that the Receiver’s disclaimer of the debtor’s interest in certain properties was without prejudice to a lawsuit in which the debtor claimed the Government of Canada had constructively expropriated those same properties. ... [read more]

Friday, June 14, 2019 @ 6:37 AM

CRIMINAL LAW - Defence counsel

Appeal by CB from his conviction for sexual assault and sexual interference with his stepdaughter, ES. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 13, 2019 @ 6:38 AM

CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS - Freedoms of conscience and religion

Appeal by the physicians from a decision dismissing their application challenging the constitutionality of two policies enacted by the College of Physicians and Surgeons that required physicians who objected to providing certain medical procedures or pharmaceuticals on the basis of religion or conscience to provide the patient with an effective referral to a non-objecting, available, and accessible physician. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 13, 2019 @ 6:37 AM

INTERESTS IN LAND - Positive easements - Rights of way

Appeal by de Jocas and the other applicants from an order that determined the respondents did not substantially interfere with an easement in favour of the appellants. ... [read more]

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 @ 8:14 AM

APPEALS - Grounds - Question of law

Appeal by Trinchi from his conviction for voyeurism. ... [read more]

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 @ 8:14 AM

FEDERAL INCOME TAX - Computation of tax - Charitable donation

Appeal by the taxpayer from the dismissal of his appeal from reassessment disallowing deductions claimed as charitable donations made to an organization co-founded by the appellant’s brother. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 @ 6:26 AM

RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES - Termination by landlord

Appeal by the landlord from a decision setting aside an order for possession issued by the Residential Tenancy Branch. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 @ 6:25 AM

SENTENCING - Contempt of court - Particular sanctions

Appeals by several accused from sentences of 14 days’ imprisonment for criminal contempt. ... [read more]

Monday, June 10, 2019 @ 10:36 AM

MARITAL PROPERTY - Equalization or division - Valuation of assets

Appeal by the husband from trial judgment respecting division of assets and from the cost award ordering the parties to bear their own costs without giving them an opportunity to be heard. ... [read more]