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Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 6:16 AM

ACCESS TO INFORMATION AND PRIVACY - Protection of privacy - Health and medical records - Disclosure

Appeal by JK and LK from a judicial review judgment overturning an adjudicator's finding that the respondent physicians contravened the Health Information Act (HIA). ... [read more]

Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 6:16 AM

INTERESTS IN LAND - Restrictive covenants - Enforcement

Action by the Blackburne Creek Homeowners Association to enforce a restrictive covenant by means of a mandatory injunction against the defendants. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 10, 2019 @ 6:24 AM

SENTENCING - Criminal Code offences - Sexual interference - Seriousness of offence

Appeal by the Crown from a sentence of six months’ imprisonment to be served intermittently for sexual interference. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 10, 2019 @ 6:23 AM

SALE OF GOODS - Duties of seller - Delivery - Goods not in accordance with contract

Appeal by the plaintiff from the dismissal of his action for breach of contract. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 09, 2019 @ 6:17 AM

LIABILITY (MALPRACTICE) - Battery - Absence of valid consent

Appeal by the defendant physician from a finding of liability and assessment of damages for a failure to obtain informed consent. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 09, 2019 @ 6:17 AM

CORPORATIONS - Directors and officers - Personal liability - Oppression

Application by Badr for an order imposing enterprise and personal liability for repayment of a shareholder loan owed by 2305136 Ontario Inc. to him. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 09, 2019 @ 6:16 AM

CORPORATIONS - Oppression remedy - Powers of the court

Appeal by the plaintiff Bitton Estate from findings regarding an option in Bitton’s favour and a share valuation date. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 08, 2019 @ 8:48 AM

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT - Pipelines - Remedies - Judicial review of administrative action

Motions by 12 sets of parties for leave to bring a judicial review application of the Governor in Council’s decision that approved the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion project. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 08, 2019 @ 8:46 AM

CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTIONS - Settlements - Approvals

Application by two non-parties, Home Depot and Wal-Mart, for a right of appeal from an order approving settlement of a class action. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 08, 2019 @ 8:43 AM

DEFAMATION - What constitutes - Defences - Fair comment - Justification or truth

Appeal by the plaintiffs, the Northwest Organics companies, from dismissal of its defamation action against multiple defendants, and from the assessment of damages against one defendant. ... [read more]