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Thursday, August 03, 2017 @ 08:35 AM

SALE OF LAND - Agreement of purchase and sale - Offer - Specification of time and manner of acceptance - Validity

Appeal by the plaintiff purchasers from dismissal of their action against the defendant vendors seeking specific performance of an agreement of purchase and sale. ... [read more]

Wednesday, August 02, 2017 @ 08:25 AM

UNFAIR LABOUR PRACTICES - By employer - Failure to bargain

Appeal by the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (Union) from the dismissal of its application for judicial review of a decision of the Saskatchewan Labour Relations Board (Board). ... [read more]

Wednesday, August 02, 2017 @ 08:23 AM

PROCEDURE - Crown's duties - Disclosure

Appeal by the accused, Tossounian, from conviction for offences related to an arson. ... [read more]

Tuesday, August 01, 2017 @ 08:35 AM

LIENS - Priorities - Between lien holders and other types of creditors - Execution creditors

Appeal by the National Bank of Canada (National Bank) from the determination of priority of liens filed against the assets of Coast Resources Ltd. (Coast). ... [read more]

Tuesday, August 01, 2017 @ 08:33 AM

COMMERCIAL TENANCIES - Landlord's remedies - Recovery of rent - Damages - Summary proceedings

Appeal by the defendant tenant, Haztech Fire and Safety Services, from partial summary judgment granted in favour of the plaintiff landlord, M. Thompson Holdings. ... [read more]

Monday, July 31, 2017 @ 03:24 PM

CARRIERS - Regulation - Tariffs, rates and service charges

Petition by container truck transport companies for judicial review of the validity of the Container Transport Act and Regulations, and interpretations thereof by the British Columbia Container Trucking Commissioner. ... [read more]

Monday, July 31, 2017 @ 03:21 PM

NAVIGATION AND MARINE DAMAGE - Pollution - Legislation - Marine Liability Act

Application by the Administrator of the Ship-source Oil Pollution Fund for a reference to determine whether a claimant is required to execute a Release and Subrogation Agreement as a condition precedent to payment of a claim. ... [read more]

Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 01:03 PM

INTERPRETATION - Conduct of parties - Common intention of parties - Renewal clause

Appeal from a judgment of the Quebec Court of Appeal affirming a decision finding that the renewal clause in the contract binding Uniprix inc. (Uniprix) and Gestion Gosselin et Bérubé inc. and the other respondent companies (member pharmacists) was legal even though its effects could be perpetual. ... [read more]

Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 07:09 AM

GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS - Social services and programs - Services and programs - Housing - Community placement residences

Appeal by the Rankin Inlet Housing Association (RIHA) from a decision on judicial review declaring a decision of its Board of Directors invalid. ... [read more]

Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 07:06 AM

HUMAN RIGHTS TRIBUNALS AND BOARDS OF INQUIRY - Powers - Procedure - Settlement

Appeal by the Human Rights Commission from the Board of Inquiry’s refusal to report the settlement agreement. ... [read more]