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Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS - Time - When time begins to run

Appeal by the Stoney Tribal Council (Council) from an order of a case management judge summarily dismissing its action against the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR). ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 @ 10:12 AM

CONSERVATION - Conservation authorities - Wildlife management

Petition by the Association for the Protection of Fur-Bearing Animals (Association) and Jackson for judicial review of a conservation officer’s decision to euthanize an orphaned bear cub. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 @ 9:12 AM

Endangered species have nothing to celebrate in Ontario | Sarah McDonald

The world is losing species at an astounding rate, and Ontario's Endangered Species Act, 2007 was designed to address that. But a decade later, it's evident that the province has failed to implement the legislation in a way that will ensure the protection and recovery of the most vulnerable species. ... [read more]

Monday, January 15, 2018 @ 1:02 PM

WATER - Water resource management - Dams

Appeal by the plaintiffs from the summary dismissal of their action. ... [read more]

Monday, January 15, 2018 @ 12:36 PM

Gowling WLG adds Canada North practice

Gowling WLG has created a new practice group dedicated to serving clients in Nunavut, the Northwest Territories, Yukon and the northern regions of many provinces. ... [read more]

Monday, January 15, 2018 @ 9:31 AM

Court rules parties can contract out of statutory provisions in gas pipeline case Crawford Smith sm

The Ontario Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal in a case involving municipal drainage work, ruling that parties can contract out of statutory provisions. ... [read more]

Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 1:58 PM

Federal Court denies B.C. First Nation’s request for more salmon Lisa Glowacki, Ratcliff & Co. LLP

A Federal Court judge has denied a B.C. First Nation’s attempt to get its allocation of sockeye salmon increased, saying it failed to show why such an increase was necessary and why other species of fish were not adequate to meet its needs. ... [read more]

Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 7:04 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Costs - Particular orders - Special orders - For reprehensible or inefficient conduct

Appeal by the plaintiff corporation from the dismissal of its defamation action and the award of special costs to the respondent. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 @ 3:36 PM

Clark Wilson LLP adds three partners, three associates

The employment roster at Vancouver-based Clark Wilson LLP has changed, with the naming of three partners and the hiring of three new associates. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 @ 11:21 AM - Last Updated: Tuesday, January 09, 2018 @ 3:18 PM

First live webcast of treaty case advances reconciliation, public’s access to trials Joe Arvay

The Ontario Superior Court has ordered what is believed to be the first gavel-to-gavel live streaming and archiving of a full trial. ... [read more]