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Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 2:58 PM

FAULT - Abuse of powers - Abusive detention or arrest - Apportionment of liability

Appeal from a decision of the Quebec Court of Appeal dismissing Kosoian’s action for unlawful arrest against the Société de transport de Montréal (STM), the City of Laval (City) and Camacho, a police officer employed by the City. ... [read more]

Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 8:06 AM

PROCEEDINGS - Jurisdiction of courts

Appeal by the employer from the dismissal of its application for a single forum anti-suit injunction to restrain Arlint and the Alberta Workers’ Compensation Board from continuing an action in BC. ... [read more]

Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 8:06 AM

CORPORATIONS - Oppression remedy - Standing - Complainant

Appeal by Chohan and his numbered company from a decision dismissing their claim for damages and an oppression remedy. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 2:08 PM

DIVISION OF POWERS - Navigation and shipping - Property and civil rights - Determination of jurisdiction

Appeal from a judgment of the Quebec Court of Appeal holding the defendants Wärtsilä Nederland B.V. and its Canadian division, Wärtsilä Canada Inc. (“Wartsila”) liable for latent defects in ship engine parts sold to the plaintiff Transport Desgagnés Inc. (“TDI”), but limiting its liability to €50,000 pursuant to a limitation of liability clause in the contract. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 6:27 AM

CONFLICTS BY LEGAL AREA - Divorce, including recognition of foreign divorce

Appeal by the husband from summary judgment declaring the parties’ Russian divorce invalid. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 6:27 AM

REGISTRATION OF DOCUMENTS - Setting aside

Appeal by the father and daughter from an order that provided title to property was vested in the daughter and Beaucage as joint tenants and that any right in the property held by the father was extinguished. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 @ 7:54 AM

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS - Extension, interruption, suspension and inapplicability

Motion by the plaintiff to continue an action and join co-plaintiffs. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 @ 7:53 AM

FEDERAL INCOME TAX - General anti-avoidance rule - Series of transactions - Tax benefits

Appeal by the taxpayer from a Tax Court decision dismissing her appeal from her 2009 reassessment. ... [read more]

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 @ 6:21 AM

TITLE - Boundaries - Resolving ambiguous legal descriptions

Appeal by the Attorney General of British Columbia from an order made pursuant to a judicial investigation of title. ... [read more]

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 @ 6:21 AM

EVIDENCE - Methods of proof - Circumstantial evidence - Inferences

Appeal by Wolff from his conviction for second degree murder. ... [read more]