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Friday, October 13, 2017 @ 8:35 AM

MORTGAGES - Mortgage fraud - What constitutes

Appeal by Nguyen from a Law Society Tribunal Appeal Panel’s decision that the Hearing Panel erred in its analysis of mortgage fraud. ... [read more]

Friday, October 13, 2017 @ 8:34 AM

HUMAN RIGHTS AND PRIVACY ISSUES - Right to privacy - Alcohol and drug testing

Appeal by the union, Unifor, from an order allowing the employer’s application for judicial review of an arbitration panel’s decision finding that the employer’s drug and alcohol testing policy violated workers’ privacy rights. ... [read more]

Friday, October 13, 2017 @ 8:30 AM

CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS - Fundamental freedoms - Freedom of thought, belief, opinion and expression - Freedom of expression - Democratic rights - Right to vote and hold elected office

Application by Mitchell calling into question the constitutionality of the special ballot provisions set out in the Newfoundland and Labrador Elections Act (Act). ... [read more]

Thursday, October 12, 2017 @ 8:35 AM

POLITICAL PARTIES - Officers - Lobbying Act - Offences

Appeal by the accused, Carson, from conviction of offences under the Lobbying Act (Act) and sentence of a $50,000 fine. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 12, 2017 @ 8:32 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Legal rights - Procedural rights - Right to an interpreter

Appeal by the accused, Gill, from convictions for sexual offences. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 12, 2017 @ 8:28 AM

MAINTENANCE AND SUPPORT - Child support - Calculation or attribution of income - Financial disclosure - Considerations - Dependent children - Child's age - Child support guidelines - Presumptive rule

Appeal by the father from a special hearing child support judgment. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 8:36 AM

CONTRACTS - Performance - Conditions precedent - Time for performance - Time of the essence - Frustration - What constitutes - General principles - Foreseeability - Sources of supply

Appeal by the plaintiff, Seaboard Specialty Grains and Foods, from summary judgment dismissing its claim against the defendants, Palimar Farms and Marc Agra. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 8:34 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Pre-trial procedures - Preliminary determinations - Question of law

Appeal by the defendants from a preliminary ruling on a question of law. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 8:31 AM

REVIEW BOARDS - Orders - Considerations - Protection of public from dangerous persons - Dispositions - Conditional discharge - Absolute discharge - Appeals and judicial review

Appeal by Pellet from an Ontario Review Board (Board) conditional discharge disposition. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 @ 8:45 AM

COPYRIGHT - Protected subject matter - Artistic works - Paintings, drawings, plans, maps, charts - Ownership - Crown - Industrial designs

Appeal by the plaintiff, Keatley Surveying, from summary judgment dismissing its class action against the defendant, Teranet. ... [read more]