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Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Énergie, Mines et Ressources : Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro n'a pas démontré que la Régie de l'énergie avait commis une erreur révisable en confirmant le calcul de la capacité de transport disponible établi par Hydro-Québec ayant mené celle-ci à conclure que la capacité du réseau québécois ne suffira pas à permettre de transporter à la fois la charge locale et une partie de l'énergie en provenance des futures centrales du Bas-Churchill (C.S.).
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Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

On the second Sunday in 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, SupremeAdvocacyLett@r, to which you may subscribe.

Summary of all appeals and leaves to appeal granted (so you know what the S.C.C. will soon be dealing with). For leaves, both the date the S.C.C. granted leave and the date of the C.A. judgment below are added in, in case you want to track and check out the C.A. judgment. (August 9 – September 13, 2013 inclusive). 

LEAVES . . . [more]

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Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Pénal : L'expression «si les circonstances le justifient» permet à un juge, dans l'exercice de son pouvoir discrétionnaire prévu à l'article 719 (3.1) C.Cr., de tenir compte de conditions propres au détenu qui subit la période de détention préalable au prononcé de la peine.
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Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Chaque semaine, nous vous présentons un résumé d'une décision d'un tribunal québécois qui nous est fournis par la Société québécoise d'information juridique (SOQUIJ) et ayant un intérêt pancanadien. SOQUIJ relève du ministre de la Justice du Québec, et elle analyse, organise, enrichit et diffuse le droit au Québec.

Every week we present a summary of a decision by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and selected 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 : L'article 16 de la Loi réglementant certaines drogues et autres substances ne prévoit pas l'exception de l'effet démesuré à l'égard des biens meubles; la demande de confiscation de biens infractionnels, à savoir une somme 10\000\$ saisie et un véhicule automobile, est accueillie.
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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.

THE OWNERS, STRATA PLAN BCS 3699 v. 299 BURRARD DEVELOPMENT INC., 2013 BCCA 356

1. CASE SUMMARY

Areas of Law: Real Property; Allocation of Shared Expenses; Disclosure of Documents

~No obligation of owner developer for continuing disclosure under Strata Property Act, S.B.C. 1998, c. 43~

Background: The Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel and Residences (the “Fairmont”) is a mixed commercial, hotel and residential condominium complex on Vancouver’s downtown waterfront. The . . . [more]

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Summaries Sunday: Maritime Law Book

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: Constructive trust / Enforcement of arbitration clause:
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Summaries Sunday: Supreme Advocacy

On the second Sunday in 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, SupremeAdvocacyLett@r, to which you may subscribe.

Summary of all appeals and leaves to appeal granted (so you know what the S.C.C. will soon be dealing with). For leaves, both the date the S.C.C. granted leave and the date of the C.A. judgment below are added in, in case you want to track and check out the C.A. judgment. (July 12 to August 8, 2013 inclusive).

APPEALS . . . [more]

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Summaries Sunday: Maritime Law Book

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: Indian Act & taxation / Trademark infringement & punitive damages:
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