Slaw Site News – 2011-10-20

Site news for those who read Slaw only via RSS or email

1. Comment Watch:

In the last week there were 36 comments. You might be particularly interested in these:

  • 8 informative comments on Connie Crosby’s post on the Person’s Day case, going deeper and deeper into the legal history of that case.
  • 5 very thoughtful comments on John O’Sullivan’s post on Quantum Physics and Mediation
  • You can subscribe to the comments on Slaw either as a separate matter (RSS, email) or as part of a subscription combining posts and comments (RSS, email).

    2. SlawTips

    This week’s tips on SlawTips are:

    You’ll find a brief excerpt of this week’s tips on Slaw, but the links above will take you to the full versions, along with 100 more tips. Advice you can use — short and to the point — every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.

    You can get to SlawTips at either or and you can subscribe by RSS or email. You can also follow SlawTips on Twitter: @slawtips

    3. Maritime Law Book Selected Summaries

    This week’s Maritime Law Book case summaries are in precis on Slaw and full at

    • R. v Woodward (T.E.C.) 2011 ONCA 610 [Internet luring]
    • Thibodeau v. Air Canada 2011 FC 876 [Right to use French or English]
    • SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment LLC v. Marineland of Canada Inc. 2011 ONCA 616 [Interpretation of contracts]
    • R. v. Roks (A.) 2011 ONCA 618 [Sentencing]
    • R. v. J.M.H. 2011 SCC 45 [Criminal appeals]
    • R. v. Côté (A.) 2011 SCC 46 [Exclusion of evidence]
    • J.R. Investments Ltd. v. Moncton Flying Club et al. 2011 NBQB 256 [Banking]

    Thus far, 113 summaries in total are available on You can subscribe to MLB-Slaw Selected Case Summaries via RSS or email.

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