One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Civil Procedure in Québec: Good Faith Principle

Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corporation Ltd. v. Hydro-Québec, 2016 QCCA 1229 (37238)
When does the principle of good faith apply in contract interpretation/renegotiation.

Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2017

One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Charter: Religious Freedom

Wall v. Judicial Committee of the Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2016 ABCA 255 (37273)
Can a secular court re-decide a religious association’s religious decision.

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Human Rights/Charter/Aboriginal Law: Equality Challenges; Jurisdiction

Canadian Human Rights Commission v. Canada (Attorney General), 2016 FCA 200 (37208)
What can a Human Rights Tribunal deal with versus a court.

Posted: Thursday, April 06, 2017

One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Criminal Law: (Alleged) Ineffective Assistance of Counsel

R. v. Wong, 2016 BCCA 416 (37367)
When can alleged ineffective assistance of counsel be a defence.

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Torts: MVA’s

J.J. v. C.C.2016 ONCA 718 (37323)
Who, why, & what proportion, is there liability re range of issues leading to an MVA.

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Criminal Law: Inmates

Canada v. Ewert2016 FCA 203 (37233)
How do psychological assessment tools apply to Aboriginal inmates.

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Criminal Law: Disclosure

Awashish v. R., 2016 QCCA 1164 (37207)
What has to be disclosed.

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Criminal Law: Contempt

R. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2016 ABCA 326 (37360)
Was criminal contempt made out.

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Construction Law: Labour & Materials Bonds

Valard Construction Ltd v. Bird Construction Company, 2016 ABCA 249 (37272)
Is the construction bond claimable.

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Civil Procedure: Jurisdiction

Goldhar v. Haaretz.com, 2016 ONCA 515 (37202)
Is Ontario or Israel a more appropriate forum.

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