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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. RESPONSABILITÉ : Le fabricant pharmaceutique s’est déchargé de son obligation d’information en mettant en garde adéquatement les intermédiaires compétents, c’est-à-dire les pharmaciens et les méd...
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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) : L’appelant, l’une des personnes ciblées par l’enquête Mâchurer, menée par l’Unité permanente anti-corruption, n’obtient pas que soit rendue une ordonnance de non-publication des d...
Tags: Law, Canada, Elle, Hamilton, Appel, Savard, Bibeau, MacIntyre, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Charbonneau, Dagenais Mentuck, Stephen W Hamilton Date, Juges Jacques Dufresne Geneviève Cotnam, Cour du Québec


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 (April 20 to May 10, 2019 inclusive). Oral Judgments Criminal Law: Delay; Mootness R. v. Thanabalasingham, 2018 QCCA 197; 2019 SCC 21 (379...
Tags: Law, Canada, Court of appeal, Smith, Quebec, Association, Martin, Brown, Cooper, Bennett, Abella, Bradshaw, Toronto Dominion Bank, R, SCC, Dickson


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. PROTECTION DU CONSOMMATEUR : Les articles 11.2, 11.3, 13, 214.2 et 214.7 de la Loi sur la protection du consommateur, qui ont pour effet de régir les conditions de commercialisation des télécommu...
Tags: Law, Canada, Quebec, Lloyd, CRTC, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Telus Communications


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 accueilli, car le juge de première instance a commis une erreur de principe en refusant la suggestion commune des parties; sous le couvert de l’intérêt public, il a pl...
Tags: Law, Canada, Elle, CSC, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Binet, Robert M Mainville Date, Anthony Cook, Juges Louis Rochette Julie Dutil


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 déférence s’impose à l’égard de la décision de la ministre de la Justice d’ordonner l’extradition de la requérante aux États-Unis afin qu’elle réponde d’une accusation d’enlève...
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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 (March 30 – April 19, 2019 inclusive). Appeals Aboriginal Law/Civil Procedure: Class Actions; Judicial Supervision J.W. v. Canada (Attorne...
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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. TRAVAIL : À la lumière des faits de l’espèce, le juge de première instance aurait dû reconnaître que les commis débarrasseurs se qualifiaient à titre de «salariés au pourboire» puisqu’ils rendent...
Tags: Law, Canada, Elle, Appel, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Claude C Gagnon, Gagnon Manon Savard


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. MUNICIPAL (DROIT) : Le pourvoi en contrôle judiciaire visant à attaquer la légalité et la validité de la décision de l’arrondissement de Montréal-Nord ayant déclaré dangereux un chien de type pit...
Tags: Law, Canada, Richardson, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Shotta, Juge Lukasz Granosik Date, Ville de Montréal, Richardson Compte, Montréal Nord, Frineau


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 confirme la période de 20 ans d’inadmissibilité à la libération conditionnelle imposée à Richard Henry Bain, déclaré coupable de meurtre au second degré et de tent...
Tags: Law, Canada, Hilton, Bain, Hogue, Healy, Lacasse, Levesque, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Turcotte, Duval Hesler, Patrick Healy Date, Richard Henry Bain


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 (February 23 –March 29, 2019 inclusive). Oral Judgment Criminal Law: Sexual Assault R. v. Snelgrove, 2019 SCC 16; 2018 NLCA 59 (38372) Pub...
Tags: Law, Canada, Court of appeal, Morrison, Hogg, R, Doherty, SCC, Salomon, Summaries Sunday, Lutoslawski, Supreme Advocacy, Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Court of Canada Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Advocacy Letter, Sexual Assault 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. TRAVAIL : Le salarié ne peut poursuivre son syndicat en dommages-intérêts pour manquement au devoir de représentation devant le tribunal de droit commun; rien ne permet de s’écarter du principe s...
Tags: Law, Canada, Quebec, Tribunal, Appel, Dupuis, Otis, Tat, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juges Marie France Bich Jean Bouchard, Stephen W Hamilton Date, Transax Technologies inc c Red Baron Corp Ltd


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. Envirocon Environmental Services, ULC v. Suen, 2019 BCCA 46 AREAS OF LAW: Human rights law; Adverse effect discrimination; Judicial review; Standard of review ~It is not adverse effect discrimination for an employer to require an employee to be away from his family for work, where the employee has ...
Tags: Law, Canada, Court of appeal, British Columbia, Tribunal, Ontario, Moore, Supreme Court of Canada, Appellant, Johnstone, Suen, Michael Wagner, Campbell River, Summaries Sunday, The Court of Appeal, OnPoint Legal Research


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. TRANSPORT ET AFFRÈTEMENT : Air Canada a commis une faute contractuelle en exigeant que les personnes handicapées ou obèses qui devaient voyager avec un accompagnateur ou qui nécessitaient un deux...
Tags: Law, Air Canada, Canada, Quebec, Westjet, Hislop, Chabot, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Juge Catherine La Rosa Date, Norman Succession de c Air Canada Office, Air Canada Constater, R C S, Air Canada 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. ACTION COLLECTIVE (RECOURS COLLECTIF) : Sauf en ce qui a trait au calcul des intérêts et de l’indemnité additionnelle, la Cour d’appel confirme le jugement de première instance dans l’action coll...
Tags: Law, Canada, MTI, Colucci, Cela, Letourneau, Blais, Brian Riordan, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Cour, Rothmans Benson Hedges Inc, Imperial Tobacco Canada, Imperial Tobacco Canada Ltd


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. TRANSPORT ET AFFRÈTEMENT : Les chauffeurs qui s’inscrivent sur l’application UberX dans le but d’entrer en relation avec des clients potentiels afin de conclure un contrat de transport rémunéré n...
Tags: Law, Canada, Quebec, 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. COMMUNICATIONS : La Loi sur la presse ne s’applique pas à un article publié sur un site Internet d’information en continu; le mot «journal» dans la Loi sur la presse ainsi que le renvoi aux forma...
Tags: Law, Canada, Quebec, Appel, Summaries Sunday, SOQUIJ, Québec Department of Justice, Le Soleil, Guimont, Suzanne Gagné Date, Juges Allan R Hilton Simon Ruel, Groupe Capitales Médias inc


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. Price Security Holdings Inc. v. Klompas & Rothwell, 2019 BCCA 36 AREAS OF LAW: Property; Leases; Trusts; Beneficiary; Standing to sue third-party debtor ~Special circumstances must be established to justify a departure from the general rule that a beneficiary cannot directly sue a third-party debtor ...
Tags: Law, Court, Court of appeal, Victoria, Citibank, British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, Appellant, Sharpe, SCC, Respondent, Summaries Sunday, OnPoint Legal Research, British Columbia Alberta, Stephen Lyons


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 (January 26 to February 22, 2019 inclusive). Appeals Civil Procedure/Private International Law: Foreign Judgments Barer v. Knight Brothers ...
Tags: Law, Court of appeal, Jordan, Quebec, Jarvis, George, Blanchard, Maple Leaf Foods Inc, SCC, Utah Court, Summaries Sunday, Friesen, Ontario Inc, Supreme Advocacy, Supreme Advocacy LLP, Supreme Court of Canada Supreme Advocacy LLP


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