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Tuesday, August 29, 2017 @ 08:36 AM

EXCLUSION (INADMISSIBLE PERSONS) - Grounds for inadmissibility - Security - Inadmissibility findings

Appeal by Mahjoub from decisions finding a security certificate reasonable and refusing to grant a stay due to Charter violations. ... [read more]

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 @ 08:32 AM

CHILD PROTECTION - Children’s aid societies - Supervision or guardianship - Considerations - Best interests of child - Status review - Practice and procedure - Parties

Appeal by Valoris pour enfants et adultes de Prescott-Russell (Society) from a Divisional Court decision overturning an order adding the foster-to-adopt mother as a party to child protection proceedings relating to AN. ... [read more]

Monday, August 28, 2017 @ 12:44 PM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Legal rights - Right to retain and instruct counsel without delay - Remedies for denial of rights

Appeal by the accused from convictions on four counts of armed robbery, four counts of forcible confinement and breaking and entering a dwelling house to commit an indictable offence. ... [read more]

Monday, August 28, 2017 @ 12:42 PM

DEFAMATION - Practice - Publication - In mass media - Internet - Libel

Appeal by the plaintiff from an order striking out his claim. ... [read more]

Monday, August 28, 2017 @ 12:37 PM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Discovery - Inspection of property - Small claims proceedings

Appeal by the plaintiff from a decision of the Divisional Court finding that Deputy Judges of the Small Claims Court had jurisdiction to order the pre-trial inspection of property in a proper case and that that jurisdiction was properly exercised in the present case. ... [read more]

Friday, August 25, 2017 @ 08:41 AM

ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION - Environmental protection - Pollution control legislation - Toxic substances

Appeal by Goodyear Canada Inc. (Goodyear) from the dismissal of its application for judicial review of a decision by the Minister of the Environment, refusing to convene a board of review to consider Goodyear’s objection to the proposed addition of BENPAT to the List of Toxic Substances under Schedule 1 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act. ... [read more]

Friday, August 25, 2017 @ 08:37 AM

POWERS OF SEARCH AND SEIZURE - Search warrants - Scope

Appeal by the accused, Barbour, from her conviction for fraud over $5,000. ... [read more]

Thursday, August 24, 2017 @ 08:41 AM

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE - Compulsory government schemes - Rights and duties of insurer

Appeal by Aviva Insurance Company of Canada from a decision finding that it had not given proper notice to examine under oath the respondent applicants for statutory accident benefits. ... [read more]

Thursday, August 24, 2017 @ 08:38 AM

TRUSTS - Purpose trusts - Non-charitable purpose trusts

Appeal by the Municipality of Port Hope from the finding that it had breached its duties as trustee. ... [read more]

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 @ 08:30 AM

FOREIGN JUDGMENTS - Action on foreign judgment - Enforcement - Bars - Recognition of judgments of foreign state or territory - Considerations

Appeal by the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Iranian Ministry of Information and Security and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (collectively, “Iran defendants” or “Iran”) from the dismissal of their motion for a stay of proceedings, or to set aside default judgments. ... [read more]