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Wednesday, May 09, 2018 @ 8:42 AM

ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATE - Sale of property - Trustees in bankruptcy

Appeal by a company, HPCB-Online, from a review under s. 100 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act of its purchase of book inventory from a related bankrupt company; cross-appeal by creditors of the bankrupt business from the review. ... [read more]

Tuesday, May 08, 2018 @ 8:37 AM

LABOUR RELATIONS BOARDS - Standing - Standard of review - Correctness

Application by the Union for judicial review of the Alberta Labour Relations Board’s decision. ... [read more]

Tuesday, May 08, 2018 @ 8:35 AM

EXTRAORDINARY REMEDIES - Habeas corpus

Determination of whether the plaintiffs’ successful habeas corpus application meant that the doctrine of issue estoppel prevented the Crown defence. ... [read more]

Monday, May 07, 2018 @ 8:43 AM

CIVIL LIABILITY - Secondary market disclosure - Defences

Appeal by the plaintiff from the dismissal of some of his claims as statute-barred. ... [read more]

Monday, May 07, 2018 @ 8:40 AM

OCCUPIERS’ LIABILITY - Legislation - Particular situations - Sporting facility

Appeals by Blue Valley and Woodhouse and cross-appeal by Snow Valley for the judgment in two actions dealing with the liability of ski resorts for injuries sustained by their patrons. ... [read more]

Friday, May 04, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

APPEALS - Grounds - Misapprehension of or failure to consider evidence

Appeal by the accused from conviction for manslaughter after the victim died from a brain injury suffered during a beating. ... [read more]

Friday, May 04, 2018 @ 8:28 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Stay of action - Another proceeding pending

Appeal by Onion Lake Cree Nation from the dismissal of its application to stay an application by Stick and the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF). ... [read more]

Thursday, May 03, 2018 @ 7:44 AM

FRANCHISING - Franchise agreement - Arbitration

Appeal by the franchisor from the dismissal of its appeal from an arbitrator's decision that the two-year limitation period had not expired and arbitration could proceed. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 03, 2018 @ 7:43 AM

DISCHARGE OF BANKRUPT - Conditional discharge - Upon total or partial repayment

Appeal by the bankrupt from his conditional discharge from bankruptcy. In 2007, the appellant's marriage broke down. ... [read more]

Wednesday, May 02, 2018 @ 8:41 AM

IMPLIED DUTIES OF EMPLOYEE - Fiduciary duties

Appeal by the defendant former employer from a summary judgment award on the respondent's claim for breach of contract. ... [read more]