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Thursday, September 05, 2019 @ 8:46 AM

CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT - Express terms - Remuneration - Profit-sharing

Appeal by RBC Dominion Securities from the damages awarded in respect of incentive plan compensation to the respondent employee in his wrongful dismissal action. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 @ 8:55 AM


Motions by the appellants Jorowski and Eisbrenner to permit Sweryda to represent them in their respective appeals. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 @ 8:53 AM

PATENTS - Defences to infringement - Lack of essential element

Appeal by Evolution Technologies from a judgment finding it infringed the respondent’s patent. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 04, 2019 @ 8:50 AM

BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS - Retention of counsel - Relationship with client

Determination of whether defence counsel could continue to act. ... [read more]

Tuesday, September 03, 2019 @ 10:18 AM

INTERESTS IN LAND - Unilateral transfer of interest inter vivos

Appeal by Roy from a decision declaring a quit claim deed valid and finding that the appellant only owned a 50 per cent interest in the property. ... [read more]

Tuesday, September 03, 2019 @ 10:13 AM

CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Resistance or obstruction of a public officer or peace officer

Appeal by the Crown from the respondent’s acquittal for assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest. ... [read more]

Tuesday, September 03, 2019 @ 10:04 AM

SECURED TRANSACTION - Description of collateral

Appeal by Coleman Management from a decision finding that the respondent Prestige’s interest in the collateral ranked in priority to that of Coleman. ... [read more]

Friday, August 30, 2019 @ 7:42 AM

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT - Subdivision - Approval - Restrictive covenants

Appeal by the property owner from a decision of the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board upholding a stop order requiring him to remove a six-foot wooden fence built immediately inside and parallel to a four-foot common chain-link fence along the back of his property backing onto a large parkland area as being contrary to a restrictive covenant caveated against his property. ... [read more]

Friday, August 30, 2019 @ 7:41 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Procedural rights

Appeal by several accused from convictions for various offences relating to a conspiracy to import and traffic in cocaine. ... [read more]

Thursday, August 29, 2019 @ 8:32 AM

NATURALIZATION OR CITIZENSHIP - Application for grant of citizenship

Appeal by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration from the granting of the three-year-old respondent’s application for judicial review and declaration that the respondent was a citizen of Canada. ... [read more]