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Friday, November 16, 2018 @ 12:55 PM

CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS - Official languages of Canada - Remedies for denial of rights

Appeal by Mazraani from a judgment of the Federal Court of Appeal quashing a decision of the Tax Court of Canada (TTC). ... [read more]

Friday, November 16, 2018 @ 9:43 AM

MARITAL PROPERTY - Practice and procedure - Pleadings

Appeal by the wife from an order allowing the husband to discontinue his matrimonial property claim. ... [read more]

Friday, November 16, 2018 @ 9:43 AM

AUTOMBILE INSURANCE - Accident benefits

Appeal by Elite Insurance from a decision finding its policy with the claimant was in effect at the time the claimant was struck by an uninsured vehicle. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 15, 2018 @ 11:12 AM

SENTENCING - Interfering with a dead human body or human remains - Manslaughter

Appeal by the Crown from a sentence of seven years’ imprisonment for manslaughter and interfering with human remains. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 15, 2018 @ 10:32 AM

EVIDENCE - Methods of proof - Inferences - From conduct

Appeal by two accused, MW and TF, from their convictions for first degree murder. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 @ 8:35 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Right to retain and instruct counsel without delay

Appeal by the accused from convictions for drug-related offences. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 @ 8:32 AM

TRADE-MARKS - Infringement - Confusion and deception

Motion by Quality Program Services Inc. (QPS) for summary trial damages for trade-mark infringement. QPS registered the mark “EMPOWER ME” in connection with energy awareness, conservation and efficiency services in British Columbia. ... [read more]

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 8:35 AM

CUSTOMS AND EXCISE - Dumping and subsidies - Review or rescission of determination

Motion by the respondents, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Attorney General of Canada, for an order striking the application for judicial review. ... [read more]

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 8:32 AM

TYPES OF DAMAGES - For personal injuries - Expenses and expenditures

Appeal by the defendant from trial judgment awarding the respondent $100,000 for non pecuniary damages, $100,000 for loss of earning capacity and cost of future care for cognitive behavioural therapy and attendance at a diet clinic as a result of a 2013 motor vehicle accident. ... [read more]

Monday, November 12, 2018 @ 9:30 AM

ACTIONS - Limitation periods - Adding or removing parties

Appeal by the plaintiff from a decision of a motions judge dismissing her motion to add the respondent insurer as defendant on the basis that the limitation period had expired. ... [read more]