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Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : Alexandre Bissonnette, qui s’est reconnu coupable sous 6 chefs d’accusation de meurtre et sous 6 chefs de tentative de meurtre, perpétrés lors d’un attentat à la grande mosquée de...
Tags: Law, Canada, Tribunal, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Bissonnette, Alexandre Bissonnette


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : Le tribunal détient un pouvoir exceptionnel de rejeter sommairement une requête n’ayant aucune chance raisonnable de succès; la présente affaire en constitue une illustration et e...
Tags: Law, Canada, Jordan, Cody, Bruno, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Québec PÉNAL, Jordan Cody R


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : L’appel est rejeté à l’égard de déclarations de culpabilité sous des chefs d’agressions sexuelles et de voies de fait à l’endroit de 4 travailleuses du sexe entre 2002 et 2005; la...
Tags: Law, Canada, Grant, Patrick, Amico, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juges France Thibault Martin Vauclair, Simon Ruel Date


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PERSONNES : Même si le CHUM a prouvé qu’il était urgent de soigner un patient dont les membres sont nécrosés par des engelures, imposer à ce dernier une amputation des jambes à ce stade-ci aurait...
Tags: Law, Canada, Togo, Universite de Montreal, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Institut Philippe Pinel de Montréal, Québec PERSONNES, Pierre Le Gardeur, McGill Hôpital Royal Victoria


Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

One Sunday each month we bring you a summary from Supreme Advocacy LLP of recent decisions at the Supreme Court of Canada. Supreme Advocacy LLP offers a weekly electronic newsletter, Supreme Advocacy Letter, to which you may subscribe. It’s a summary of all appeals as well as leaves to appeal granted so you will know what the SCC will soon be dealing with (December 21, 2018 – January 25, 2019 inclusive). Appeals Constitutional Law/Charter: Right to Vote Frank v. Canada (Attorney General), 201...
Tags: Law, Canada, Henson, SCC, Gascon, Summaries Sunday, Beaudry, Supreme Advocacy, Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Court of Canada Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Advocacy Letter, CMAC, RJR MacDonald Inc, Vote Frank, Metro Vancouver Housing Corp, Court Martial Appeal Court


Summaries Sunday: OnPoint Legal Research

One Sunday each month OnPoint Legal Research provides Slaw with an extended summary of, and counsel’s commentary on, an important case from the British Columbia, Alberta, or Ontario court of appeal. Clancy v. Clancy, 2018 BCCA 448 Adam v. Insurance Corporation, 2018 BCCA 482 AREAS OF LAW: Insurance law; Personal injury; Hit and run; Definition of “highway” ~A sandbar that is used by members of the public to access fishing areas, but is not maintained or improved by public entities, is not a “hig...
Tags: Law, Court, Court of appeal, British Columbia, Columbia, Ontario, Dickens, Fraser River, Chilliwack, ICBC, Clancy, Hansard, Respondent, Gazette, Robert Adam, Summaries Sunday


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. FAMILLE : Le juge de première instance a commis une erreur révisable en refusant de rétracter le jugement ayant prononcé la déchéance de l’autorité parentale du père car, d’une part, le délai de ...
Tags: Law, Canada, Appel, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Québec FAMILLE, Julie Dutil Jacques Dufresne


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. CONSTITUTIONNEL (DROIT) : En l’absence d’un objet de droit criminel, on doit conclure que la Loi sur la non-discrimination génétique édictée par les articles 1 à 7 de la Loi visant à interdire et...
Tags: Law, Canada, Robert, Canadiens, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Marie France Bich Dominique Bélanger Manon Savard


Summaries Sunday: OnPoint Legal Research

One Sunday each month OnPoint Legal Research provides Slaw with an extended summary of, and counsel’s commentary on, an important case from the British Columbia, Alberta, or Ontario court of appeal. Clancy v. Clancy, 2018 BCCA 448 AREAS OF LAW: Summary judgment; Family law; Formal order; Want of jurisdiction ~The Court of Appeal has no jurisdiction to hear an appeal in which the appellant takes no issue with the order made in the court below, but contends that it should have been granted for rea...
Tags: Law, Court, Court of appeal, Ontario, Appellant, Garson, Clancy, Respondent, BC Supreme Court, Summaries Sunday, OnPoint Legal Research, British Columbia Alberta, Leask, John Clancy, Larry Kahn, Anne Marie Clancy


Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

One Sunday each month we bring you a summary from Supreme Advocacy LLP of recent decisions at the Supreme Court of Canada. Supreme Advocacy LLP offers a weekly electronic newsletter, Supreme Advocacy Letter, to which you may subscribe. It’s a summary of all appeals as well as leaves to appeal granted so you will know what the SCC will soon be dealing with (November 16 to December 21, 2018 inclusive). Oral Judgments Criminal Law: DUI (Boats); Hospital Records R. v. Culotta, 2018 ONCA 665; 2018...
Tags: Law, Court, Canada, Court of appeal, Quebec, Federal Court, Michelle, Reeves, Martin, Superior Court, Sharpe, SCC, McVeigh, Lessard, Federal Court of Appeal, Gascon


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PROCÉDURE CIVILE : Il convient d’autoriser l’appel proposé par la requérante puisque le jugement entrepris, décidant de moyens préliminaires, a tranché en partie l’action collective qu’elle souha...
Tags: Amazon, Law, Canada, Amazon com Inc, Cela, Gagnon, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Québec PROCÉDURE CIVILE


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : Le juge de première instance devait appliquer un ratio de 1 jour pour chaque jour passé en détention provisoire, en application de l’article 719 (3.1) C.Cr. in fine, la constituti...
Tags: Law, Canada, Appel, Poirier, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juges Nicholas Kasirer Martin Vauclair


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : L’appel d’un jugement de la Cour du Québec ayant rejeté la requête en arrêt des procédures présentée par l’appelant est rejeté; le juge était fondé à appliquer la mesure transitoi...
Tags: Law, Canada, Jordan, Appel, Morin, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Doudou Traoré, Juges Marie Josée Hogue Suzanne Gagné, Michel Beaupré, Jordan Même


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. Tout comme dans Chiasson c. Fillion (C.S., 2005-04-11), SOQUIJ AZ-50307092, J.E. 2005-757, [2005] R.J.Q. 1066, [2005] R.R.A. 459, la demanderesse a été victime d’un harcèlement systématique, cara...
Tags: Law, Canada, Elle, Blais, Fillion, Chiasson, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice


Summaries Sunday: OnPoint Legal Research

One Sunday each month OnPoint Legal Research provides Slaw with an extended summary of, and counsel’s commentary on, an important case from the British Columbia, Alberta, or Ontario court of appeal. Johnson v Goyette, 2018 ABCA 353 AREAS OF LAW: Family law; Unjust enrichment; Joint family venture ~A trial judge’s finding on whether a joint family venture exists is a factual one, reviewable only for palpable and overriding error.~ BACKGROUND The Appellant, Sandra Johnson, and the Respondent, Dani...
Tags: Law, Court of appeal, Johnson, Alberta, Thompson, Ontario, Kerr, Appellant, Dario, Respondent, Winifred, Rosa Becker, Summaries Sunday, OnPoint Legal Research, British Columbia Alberta, Upper Canada


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : Les conséquences très graves, à la fois financières et sociales, d’un système organisé de collusion dans l’adjudication de contrats de travaux publics requièrent l’imposition de p...
Tags: Law, Canada, Badra, Fedele, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Lavoie, Patrick Healy Date, Juges Marie France Bich Robert M Mainville


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. RESPONSABILITÉ : Le verdict de non-responsabilité criminelle ne peut, en soi, faire la preuve de l’incapacité du défendeur de discerner le bien du mal au moment du meurtre de son voisin, mais il ...
Tags: Law, Canada, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juge Marie Claude Lalande Date, mari Toutefois


Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

One Sunday each month we bring you a summary from Supreme Advocacy LLP of recent decisions at the Supreme Court of Canada. Supreme Advocacy LLP offers a weekly electronic newsletter, Supreme Advocacy Letter, to which you may subscribe. It’s a summary of all appeals as well as leaves to appeal granted so you will know what the SCC will soon be dealing with (October 24 – November 15, 2018 inclusive). Oral Judgments Criminal Law: Attempted Murder R. v. Normore, 2018 NLCA 10 ; 2018 SCC 42 (37993)...
Tags: Law, Newfoundland, Parliament, Quebec, Ontario, Fleming, Labrador, Karam, SCC, Newfoundland Labrador, Hydro, Gubbins, Youssef, Gagnon, Summaries Sunday, Société de transport de Montréal


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : Les appels interjetés à l’encontre des déclarations de culpabilité de Robert Poirier, ancien maire de Boisbriand, et de France Michaud, une dirigeante de la firme d’ingénierie Roc...
Tags: Law, Canada, Carter, Poirier, Michaud, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Robert Poirier, Patrick Healy Date, Juges Marie St Pierre Mark Schrager


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : La Cour d’appel maintient le jugement de première instance ayant condamné l’intimé à une peine de 12 mois de détention et ayant déclaré les peines minimales obligatoires de 3 ans ...
Tags: Law, Canada, Coca Cola, La Cour, Appel, Ruel, Gagnon, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Dominique Bélanger, Claude C Gagnon, Simon Ruel, Canada Celles


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. CONTRAT DE SERVICES : eBay Canada n’a pas commis de faute en retirant l’annonce placée par les appelants concernant la vente aux enchères d’une paire de chaussures alors que la plus haute mise ét...
Tags: Law, Ebay, Nike, Canada, Quebec, Elle, Appel, eBay Canada, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Marie Josée Hogue Date, eBay Canada Ltd, Juges Yves Marie Morissette Robert M Mainville, Air Foamposite Galaxy


Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

One Sunday each month we bring you a summary from Supreme Advocacy LLP of recent decisions at the Supreme Court of Canada. Supreme Advocacy LLP offers a weekly electronic newsletter, Supreme Advocacy Letter, to which you may subscribe. It’s a summary of all appeals as well as leaves to appeal granted so you will know what the SCC will soon be dealing with (September 21 – October 24, 2018 inclusive). Oral Judgment Criminal Law: Impaired R. v. Cyr-Langlois, 2017 QCCA 1033 ; 2018 SCC (37760) The...
Tags: Law, Court, Court of appeal, Axa, Norwich, Voltage Pictures LLC, SCC, Summaries Sunday, Supreme Advocacy, Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Court of Canada Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Advocacy Letter, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation, Kelsie, Canada Governor General In Council, Court of Québec


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. FAMILLE : Alors que certaines dispositions du Code de procédure civile viennent conférer aux notaires le pouvoir d’accomplir des actes autrefois réservés aux avocats, le demandeur n’a pas démontr...
Tags: Law, Canada, Bonin, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Québec FAMILLE, Barreau, Juge Peter Kalichman


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) Un employeur déclaré coupable de l’homicide involontaire de son employé, décédé à la suite de l’effondrement d’une tranchée dans laquelle il travaillait à réparer un égout, se voit ...
Tags: Law, Canada, Fournier, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PROCÉDURE CIVILE : Le jugement de la Cour supérieure ayant déclaré irrecevables les paragraphes des avis aux procureures générales intimées portant sur les moyens de contestation constitutionnell...
Tags: Law, Canada, Carter, Appel, SABA, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Québec PROCÉDURE CIVILE, Juges François Doyon Patrick Healy, Jocelyn F Rancourt


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PÉNAL (DROIT) : a requête en exclusion de la preuve de l’accusée est accueillie notamment parce que les tests exécutés par les agents évaluateurs en reconnaissance de drogues (AERD) sont prévus a...
Tags: Law, Canada, Laval, Nguyen, Breton, Joliette, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juge Serge Cimon Date, Voyer, MRC de Montcalm, MRC de Joliette


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. RESPONSABILITÉ : L’Agence du revenu du Canada ayant commis diverses fautes dans sa vérification fiscale de St. Lawrence Trading Inc., elle doit verser 4 844 658 $ à titre de perte d’intérêts et d...
Tags: Law, Canada, Arnold Steinberg, Steinberg, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juge Stephen W Hamilton Date, Ludmer, St Lawrence Trading Inc, Irving Ludmer


Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

One Sunday each month we bring you a summary from Supreme Advocacy LLP of recent decisions at the Supreme Court of Canada. Supreme Advocacy LLP offers a weekly electronic newsletter, Supreme Advocacy Letter, to which you may subscribe. It’s a summary of all appeals as well as leaves to appeal granted so you will know what the SCC will soon be dealing with (August 11 – September 21, 2018 inclusive). Appeals Criminal Law: Confidential Informer Information R. v. Brassington, 2018 SCC 37 (37476) ...
Tags: Law, Norwich, Voltage Pictures LLC, SCC, Summaries Sunday, Supreme Advocacy, Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Court of Canada Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Advocacy Letter, Confidential Informer Information R, Brassington, Norwich Orders, Ville de Montréal, Costs Rogers Communications Inc, Judicial Interim Release R, Penunsi


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. PROFESSIONS : Le Barreau du Québec et la Chambre des notaires du Québec échouent en appel du jugement de la Cour supérieure ayant rejeté leur requête en jugement déclaratoire et en injonction per...
Tags: Law, Canada, Quebec, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, FCT, Enfin, Robert M Mainville, Gauvin, Compagnie, Pauze, Le Barreau, Suzanne Gagné Date, Barreau Les


Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. TRAVAIL : Puisque la preuve qu’a retenue la juge de première instance n’établit pas que l’appelant, un courtier en assurance de dommages, a contrevenu à l’obligation de non-sollicitation prévue à...
Tags: Law, Canada, Appel, LeMieux, Levesque, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Aon Parizeau, Juges Jean Bouchard Jacques J Levesque, Louis Rochette