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Wednesday, June 03, 2020 @ 7:00 AM


Appeal by the Attorney General of Canada from a Federal Court judicial review judgment that overturned the denial of the grievance of the respondent, Zalys. ... [read more]

Wednesday, June 03, 2020 @ 6:51 AM

FEDERAL INCOME TAX - Principles of statutory interpretation - Foreign income

Appeal by Loblaw Financial Holdings from the Tax Court’s dismissal of its appeal from income tax reassessments. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 02, 2020 @ 9:23 AM

COPYRIGHT - Licensing societies - Defences to infringement - Fair dealing

Appeal by York University from trial judgment allowing the respondent’s action for enforcement of an interim tariff and dismissing the appellant’s counterclaim for a declaration that all copying by the appellant which fell within the terms of the appellant’s Guidelines constituted fair dealing. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 02, 2020 @ 9:16 AM

JURISDICTION OF THE COURT TO REVIEW - Stay of court proceedings

Appeal by the defendant, Clayworth, from refusal of a stay of civil proceedings in favour of arbitration. ... [read more]

Monday, June 01, 2020 @ 9:31 AM

EVIDENCE - Admissibility - Confessions and statements by the accused

Appeal by the accused, Moir, from a conviction for first degree murder. ... [read more]

Monday, June 01, 2020 @ 9:24 AM

RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES - Tenant’s obligations - Damages to premises

Appeal by the defendants from a summary judgment granted in favour of the plaintiffs. The plaintiffs rented their home to the defendants. ... [read more]

Friday, May 29, 2020 @ 9:25 AM

CONSPIRACY - Nature and elements of tort of conspiracy

Appeal by the wife from partial summary judgment dismissing her conspiracy claim as not raising a genuine issue requiring trial. ... [read more]

Friday, May 29, 2020 @ 9:18 AM

REGULATED OCCUPATIONS - Police officers - Common law duties and powers

Appeal by the plaintiff from a trial judgment dismissing his action for damages and declaratory relief for Charter breaches. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 28, 2020 @ 9:18 AM

CROWN - Government boards and commissions - Jurisdiction to review - Legislation

Appeal by the Attorney General of Canada from a Federal Court judgment that granted the respondent’s judicial review application and set aside a decision of the Commissioner of Lobbying not to conduct an investigation under the Lobbying Act. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 28, 2020 @ 9:08 AM


Appeal by the employer from summary judgment allowing the respondent’s claim for wrongful dismissal and awarding her damages equal to the salary payable to her for the remainder of the fixed term contract. ... [read more]