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Friday, May 08, 2020 @ 9:24 AM

ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION - Approvals, licences and orders - Amendment, revocation or suspension

Appeal by the plaintiff, Cobble Hill Holdings, from an order striking its pleadings in part. The plaintiff owned and operated a mining quarry. The Ministry of Environment cancelled the plaintiff's permit that had allowed acceptance of contaminated soils and discharge of waste. ... [read more]

Friday, May 08, 2020 @ 9:14 AM

PATENTS - Remedies - Damages - Compensatory

Appeal by the defendants from a Federal Court assessment of damages of $7,915,000 for patent infringement. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 07, 2020 @ 9:24 AM

AGRICULTURE - Farms - Financing - Creditors’ relief

Appeal by HCI Ventures from refusal of summary judgment for monies owed by SOL Acres under a farmland lease. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 07, 2020 @ 9:17 AM

APPEALS - Procedure - Summary conviction appeals

Appeal by the accused, Kennedy, from a summary conviction appellate judgment. The accused was convicted of two counts of assault and one count of unlawful confinement. ... [read more]

Wednesday, May 06, 2020 @ 9:20 AM

CUSTODY AND ACCESS - Child abduction - Hague Convention

Appeal by the father from dismissal of a Hague Convention application. The father was an American citizen who resided in Texas. The mother was a Canadian citizen who historically lived in New Brunswick. ... [read more]

Wednesday, May 06, 2020 @ 9:13 AM

HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS - Compensation

Appeal by Doctors Nova Scotia from a decision finding that the respondent Province was entitled to enter into agreements directly with physicians even though the appellant was the sole bargaining agent for doctors in the Province pursuant to s. 7(1) of the Doctors Nova Scotia Act. ... [read more]

Tuesday, May 05, 2020 @ 9:26 AM

PROCEDURE - Trial judge’s duties - Charge or directions

Appeal by the accused Campbell and David from convictions for first degree murder. ... [read more]

Tuesday, May 05, 2020 @ 9:19 AM

LIENS - Moneys subject to statutory trust

Appeal by unpaid contractors from a decision of a motion judge rejecting the appellants’ trust claim in condominium units sold during insolvency proceedings. ... [read more]

Monday, May 04, 2020 @ 9:31 AM

CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS - Procedural remedies - Damages

Appeals by Canada from summary judgment in two class actions awarding damages for breach of Charter rights to inmates in federal penitentiaries who were held in administrative segregation. ... [read more]

Monday, May 04, 2020 @ 9:23 AM

DOMESTIC CONTRACTS AND SEPARATION AGREEMENTS - Release of statutory rights

Appeal by the wife from trial judgment determining that the wife was precluded by their separation agreement from sharing in the value of the husband’s Canada Post pension. ... [read more]