Summaries of selected recent cases are provided each week to Slaw by Maritime Law Book. Every Sunday we present a precis of the latest summaries, a fuller version of which can be found on MLB-Slaw Selected Case Summaries at cases.slaw.ca.
This week’s summaries concern:
Courts – Practice – Civil Rights
Maple Ridge Community Management Ltd. v. Peel Condominium Corp. No. 231 2015 ONCA 520
Courts – Practice
Summary: The parties entered into a contract appointing Maple Ridge Community Management Ltd. as the property management company for Peel Condominium Corp. No. 231 for a three year term. Pursuant to the agreement either party could terminate the contract upon 60 days written notice or pay in lieu of notice (para. 16.1), or, alternatively, immediately for cause…
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse (Qué.) v. Bombardier Inc. et al. 2015 SCC 39
Summary: Latif, a pilot, was a Canadian citizen born in Pakistan. Bombardier Inc. refused to provide training to Latif under his Canadian pilot licence based solely on the fact that the United States Department of Justice had not issued him a security clearance. Latif filed a discrimination complaint with the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse under the Quebec Charter of human rights and freedoms (Charter). The matter was referred to the Human Rights Tribunal.