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Thursday, October 04, 2018 @ 8:58 AM

HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS - Professional misconduct - Unauthorized acts

Appeal by Zuk, a dentist, from the dismissal of his appeal from findings of unprofessional conduct by the Appeal Panel of the Alberta Dental Association. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 04, 2018 @ 8:55 AM

OFFENCE AND ENFORCEMENT - Arrest and detention - Detention orders

Appeal by Toure from the dismissal of his habeas corpus application. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 @ 11:14 AM

BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS - Compensation - Fees and disbursements

Assessment of the respondent District of Barriere’s costs following the dismissal of the petitioner’s application for judicial review. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 @ 11:13 AM

PROCEEDINGS - Courts - Jurisdiction

Application by the defendant for an order dismissing or staying the plaintiff’s action for lack of jurisdiction. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 02, 2018 @ 9:03 AM

CUSTODY AND ACCESS - Costs - Considerations

Application by the father for trial and appeal costs payable by the mother and her counsel. In a prior related ruling, the Court of Appeal set aside a sole custody order and special costs award in favour of the mother and ordered a new trial. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 02, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Striking out pleadings or allegations - Failure to disclose a cause of action

Appeal by the Crown from a decision refusing an order to strike the plaintiffs' claim. ... [read more]

Monday, October 01, 2018 @ 9:16 AM

CHILD PROTECTION - Practice and procedure - Evidence

Appeal by the Minister of Community Services from an order excluding evidence in child protection proceedings. ... [read more]

Monday, October 01, 2018 @ 9:14 AM

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION - Evidence - Burden of proof

Appeal by Paul from a decision of the Appeals Tribunal upholding the respondent’s decision to discontinue the appellant’s benefits on the basis that the appellant had consistently given low effort and had offered no objective evidence to challenge the occupational therapist’s findings after the functional capacity assessment. ... [read more]

Friday, September 28, 2018 @ 8:48 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Class or representative actions - Certification

Appeal by the defendants from an order certifying the plaintiffs’ product liability action as a class proceeding. ... [read more]

Friday, September 28, 2018 @ 8:45 AM

SENTENCING - Motor vehicles - Theft over $5,000 - Submissions

Appeal by the accused from a sentence of 19 months’ imprisonment for offences involving the theft of motor vehicles, dangerous driving and driving while disqualified. ... [read more]