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Monday, June 11, 2018 @ 8:05 AM

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS - Conflict between limitation periods - Which limitation period applies

Motion by the Nova Scotia Association of Health Organizations Long Term Disability Plan for summary dismissal of the claim. ... [read more]

Friday, June 08, 2018 @ 12:59 PM

FAULT - Apportionment of liability - Solidarity

Appeal by the Ville de Montréal (City) from a judgment of the Quebec Court of Appeal affirming a decision finding that Lonardi and the other respondents were not solidarily liable for the damage caused to its vehicles. ... [read more]

Friday, June 08, 2018 @ 8:10 AM

MORTGAGES - Mortgagee’s remedies - Power of sale - Right to portion of sale proceeds

Motion by the appellant, Hails, for an order appointing a McKenzie friend and directing the payment of a surplus from a sale of a mortgaged property after Hails defaulted on the mortgage. ... [read more]

Friday, June 08, 2018 @ 8:08 AM

CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Homicide - Attempted murder

Appeal by accused from conviction and sentence. The appellant was a police officer with three years of experience. He was one of the first three officers to respond to a call about the victim, who was armed with a knife on a streetcar. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 07, 2018 @ 8:12 AM

SENTENCING - Sexual offences, public morals, disorderly conduct and nuisances - Extortion

Appeal by the accused from a global sentence of 18 months’ imprisonment, followed by three years’ supervised probation for voyeurism, distribution of an intimate image without consent and extortion. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 07, 2018 @ 8:10 AM

HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS - Disciplinary proceedings - Penalties

Appeal by the doctor from an order overturning the penalty imposed for professional misconduct. ... [read more]

Wednesday, June 06, 2018 @ 3:25 PM

JURISIDICTION - Determination of - Forum conveniens - Procedure for determining

Appeal by Haaretz.com from a judgment of the Ontario Court of Appeal affirming a decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice finding it had jurisdiction to hear Goldhar’s defamation action. ... [read more]

Wednesday, June 06, 2018 @ 8:27 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Third party procedure - Availability

Appeal by the Alberta provincial Crown from the dismissal of its appeal from a prothonotary's decision adding it as a third party in an action by the Kainaiwa Nation against the federal Crown. ... [read more]

Wednesday, June 06, 2018 @ 8:25 AM

LIENS - Payment of monies into court - Effect of posting security

Appeal by the plaintiff from an order reducing the amount of security paid into court to secure the appellant’s builders lien claim from $1,136,593 to $550,000. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 05, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

TYPES OF DAMAGES - For personal injuries - Calculation - Contingencies

Appeal by the defendant hospital and nurse from the award of damages for future loss of income and the award of costs. ... [read more]