One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Criminal Law: DUI; Disclosure

R. v. Vallentgoed, 2016 ABCA 358 (37403)
What breathalyzer information must be disclosed.

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Criminal Law: DUI; Disclosure

R. v. Gubbins, 2016 ABCA 358 (37395)
What breathalyzer information must be disclosed.

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One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Constitutional Law: Interprovincial Trade

R. v. Comeau, 2016 CanLII 73665 (37398)
Can provincial law constitutionally block interprovincial trade.

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One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Labour Law: Pay Equity

Québec (Attorney General) v. Alliance du personnel professionnel et technique de la santé et des services sociaux, 2016 QCCA 1659 (37347)
How does Québec’s Pay Equity Act apply here.

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

One-Liners: Leaves to Appeal

Family Law: Hague Convention

Balev v. Baggott, 2016 ONSC 55 (37250)
Applicability of Hague Convention to a Canada v. Germany factual matrix.

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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