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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 8:33 AM

MARITAL PROPERTY - Division of family property on death - Practice and procedure - Limitation periods

Appeal by Baker from the summary dismissal of his application for an order dividing the property of his estranged spouse, Ramsdell, following Ramsdell’s death. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

BROADCASTING - Broadcasting policy - Public service - Distribution undertakings - Simultaneous substitution - Content - Advertising

Appeal by Bell Canada and Bell Media Inc. (Bell) and the National Football League, NFL International LLC, and NFL Productions LLC (NFL) from a Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) order, excluding the Super Bowl from the simultaneous substitution regime (Final Decision). ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:52 PM

REVIEW BOARDS - Duties and powers - Appeals and judicial review

Appeal by Ohenhen from an Ontario Review Board (ORB) disposition refusing to grant the systemic remedies he sought under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (Charter) for the violation of his s. 8 right to be free from unreasonable search and seizure. ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:50 PM

LIENS - Possessory liens - Storer’s liens - Owner’s remedies - Demand for surrender of possession

Appeal by towing companies from the application judge’s decision dismissing their application for an exemption under s. 89(1) of the Indian Act (Act). ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:46 PM

SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY - Exemption - Constitutional issues - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Application by G to exempt persons found not criminally responsible and who had received an absolute discharge from the obligation to register and report under Christopher's Law and the Sex Offender Information Registration Act (SOIRA). ... [read more]

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 2:17 PM

AIR TRANSPORTATION - Regulation - Federal - Complaints about air carriers - Canadian Transportation Agency

Appeal by Delta Air Lines Inc. (Delta) from a judgment of the Federal Court of Appeal setting aside a decision of the Canadian Transportation Agency (Agency) dismissing Lukács’s complaint for discriminatory practices. ... [read more]

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 8:32 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Legal rights - Protection against arbitrary detention or imprisonment - Protection against unreasonable search and seizure

Appeal by the accused from his conviction for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking. ... [read more]

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS - Time - When time begins to run

Appeal by the Stoney Tribal Council (Council) from an order of a case management judge summarily dismissing its action against the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR). ... [read more]

Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 8:34 AM

SENTENCING - Controlled drugs and substances - Cultivation or production - Particular sanctions - Imprisonment - Intermittent - Sentencing considerations - Deterrence - Denunciation - Previous dated record - Accused’s health

Appeal by the Crown from a 90-day intermittent sentence imposed on the respondent, 62-year-old Bentley, for production of marihuana and fraudulently consuming electricity. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 8:32 AM

MAINTENANCE AND SUPPORT - Spousal support - Considerations - Compensatory support - Economic disadvantage of marriage - Amount of award - Lump sum award - Practice and procedure - Appeals

Appeal by the husband from the award of spousal support. ... [read more]