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Wednesday, March 24, 2021 @ 6:20 AM

BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS - Disqualification or removal

Application by the Crown for an order removing Goldlist as counsel for NC. NC was jointly charged with two other young persons, SB and YF, with the second-degree murder of another young person, AH, who was shot to death on April 15, 2019. ... [read more]

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 @ 6:20 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Disposition without trial - Dismissal of action - Another proceeding pending

Application by the defendant Air Canada to dismiss the action based on jurisdiction simpliciter or, alternatively, to stay the action pending final disposition of the proposed class actions. ... [read more]

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 @ 6:22 AM

SEARCH WARRANTS - Reasonable grounds - Informer’s tip - Setting aside

Appeal by the accused from conviction for possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking and possession of the proceeds of crime. ... [read more]

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 @ 6:21 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Parties - Class or representative actions - Common interests and issues

Motion by the respondent to quash those parts of the appeal dealing with the effect of limitation periods and aggregate damages in a decision respecting common issues in a class action. ... [read more]

Monday, March 22, 2021 @ 9:22 AM

DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS - Election of directors - Removal

Appeal by Baylin Technologies and 2385796 Ontario from a decision dismissing their application for an order requiring Gelerman to tender his resignation as a director of Baylin, as required under Baylin’s majority voting policy, and other declaratory relief. ... [read more]

Monday, March 22, 2021 @ 9:15 AM

BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS - Compensation - Actions against clients

Application by the defendant for a stay of the plaintiff’s action. The plaintiff was an American law firm that provided legal services to the defendant. It commenced an action for US$3.2 million in unpaid legal fees. ... [read more]

Friday, March 19, 2021 @ 6:22 AM

INSURERS - Duty to defend

Appeal by CE Design from two decisions that declined to stay the proceedings of the respondent Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance (SMI) and granted SMI summary judgment. ... [read more]

Friday, March 19, 2021 @ 6:22 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Legal rights - Protection against unreasonable search and seizure

Appeal by Paterson from a decision that set aside the stay of impaired driving charges against her. Police officers found the appellant slumped over in the driver’s seat of a vehicle in the parking lot of a liquor store. ... [read more]

Thursday, March 18, 2021 @ 6:20 AM

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE - Accident benefits - Death benefits - Deductions

Appeal by Charles from the dismissal of his action against Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI). Because of his father’s passing, the appellant became entitled to a lump sum death benefit from SGI. ... [read more]

Thursday, March 18, 2021 @ 6:19 AM

LIENS - Moneys subject to statutory trust - Duties of trustee

Application by the subcontractor Electro-Works for an order that the respondent law firm pay it $39,813 that the respondent received from its client, the general contractor, for legal fees and disbursements. ... [read more]