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Tuesday, December 18, 2018 @ 6:17 AM

WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION - Duty of reasonable accommodation

Appeal by the Nova Scotia Department of the Environment from a finding it breached its duty to accommodate the respondent, Wakeham. ... [read more]

Monday, December 17, 2018 @ 6:25 AM

GUARANTEES AND INDEMNITIES - Guarantee - Defences

Appeal by the guarantors from summary judgment in favour of the bank with respect to the debts owed by the husband’s business. ... [read more]

Monday, December 17, 2018 @ 6:24 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Legal rights - Trial within a reasonable time

Appeal by the accused, Noftall, from the refusal of a judicial stay based on a violation of his s. 11(b) Charter rights. ... [read more]

Friday, December 14, 2018 @ 1:34 PM

SENTENCING - Particular sanctions - Victim fine surcharge

Boudreault and others appealed the rulings from four different applications to challenge the constitutionality of the mandatory victim surcharge under s. 737 of the Criminal Code. ... [read more]

Friday, December 14, 2018 @ 8:28 AM

TERMS - Express terms - Renewal - Implied terms

Appeal by the defendant condominium corporations from a breach of contract judgment and award in favour of the plaintiff. ... [read more]

Friday, December 14, 2018 @ 8:25 AM

DOMESTIC CONTRACTS AND SEPARATION AGREEMENTS - Cohabitation agreements

Appeal by the trustees of the Curé Estate from a judgment interpreting a cohabitation agreement with related declaratory relief. ... [read more]

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 1:46 PM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Protection against unreasonable search and seizure - Remedies for denial of rights - Exclusion of evidence

Appeal by Reeves from a judgment of the Court of Appeal for Ontario setting aside a decision excluding child pornography evidence to be used against him. ... [read more]

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 8:17 AM

CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Arson

Appeal by the accused, Ludwig, from convictions for arson-related offences. ... [read more]

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 8:15 AM

REGULATION OF PROFESSION - Champerty and maintenance

Appeal by the representative plaintiffs, the Houles, from the approval of a litigation funding agreement subject to conditions. ... [read more]

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 @ 9:11 AM

ABORIGINAL STATUS AND RIGHTS - Historical grievances - Residential schools - Settlements

Application by Independent Counsel for directions relating to the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement (IRSSA). ... [read more]