Judgments https://courdappelduquebec.ca/ fr Court of Appeal of Quebec Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:20:02 +0000 Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:20:02 +0000 TYPO3 EXT:news news-4574 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:53:00 +0000 Druide Informatique inc. c. Éditions Québec Amérique inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/druide-informatique-inc-c-editions-quebec-amerique-inc/ Intellectual property – copyright – Antidote software – integration of a publishing house’s works – characterization of contract – licence Intellectual property – copyright – Antidote software – integration of a publishing house’s works – characterization of contract – licence

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news-4558 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 19:01:00 +0000 PG Québec v. Quebec English School Boards Association https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/pg-quebec-v-quebec-english-school-boards-association/ Education – school board – abolition of English school boards – stay of application Education – school board – abolition of English school boards – stay of application

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news-4562 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:21:00 +0000 Manrique c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/manrique-c-r/ Criminal - harassing communications - criminal harassment - “harass” - mens rea - actus reus - interpretation of s. 372(3) C.Cr. Criminal - harassing communications - criminal harassment - “harass” - mens rea - actus reus - interpretation of s. 372(3) C.Cr.

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news-4570 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:48:00 +0000 R. c. Sylvain https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-sylvain/ Criminal – intermittent sentence – aggravated assault – gravity of the injuries – aggravating factor – elements of the offence – denunciation Criminal – intermittent sentence – aggravated assault – gravity of the injuries – aggravating factor – elements of the offence – denunciation

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news-4566 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 14:36:00 +0000 R. c. Foster https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-foster/ Criminal – intermittent sentence – aggravated assault – aggravating factor – gravity of the injuries – elements of the offence – denunciation Criminal – intermittent sentence – aggravated assault – aggravating factor – gravity of the injuries – elements of the offence – denunciation

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news-4547 Fri, 11 Sep 2020 19:01:00 +0000 Montambault v. Outfront Media Canada https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/montambault-v-outfront-media-canada/ Civil procedure – appeal – incidental appeal after expiry of time limit – special permission –interpretation of article 363 C.C.P. Civil procedure – appeal – incidental appeal after expiry of time limit – special permission –interpretation of article 363 C.C.P.

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news-4545 Thu, 10 Sep 2020 19:01:00 +0000 Société québécoise des infrastructures v. Agences Robert Janvier ltée https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/societe-quebecoise-des-infrastructures-v-agences-robert-janvier-ltee/ Contract of enterprise – training – public call for tenders – tender – compliance - essential condition - holding a licence Contract of enterprise – training – public call for tenders – tender – compliance - essential condition - holding a licence

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news-4549 Thu, 10 Sep 2020 17:37:00 +0000 Ewert c. Lalande https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ewert-c-lalande/ Civil procedure - extraordinary remedy - habeas corpus - transfer - detainee - appeal - time limit for appeal - suspension - COVID-19 - impossibility to act Civil procedure - extraordinary remedy - habeas corpus - transfer - detainee - appeal - time limit for appeal - suspension - COVID-19 - impossibility to act

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news-4541 Tue, 08 Sep 2020 18:01:00 +0000 Ville de Québec c. Galy https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-quebec-c-galy/ Zoning by-law - amendment - spot zoning - public interest - safety - action in nullity - judicial review - standard of review Zoning by-law - amendment - spot zoning - public interest - safety - action in nullity - judicial review - standard of review

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news-4553 Tue, 08 Sep 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Tremblay c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/tremblay-c-r-3/ Criminal – rights and freedoms – admissibility of evidence – police investigation – undercover operation – search – dwelling house – implied invitation Criminal – rights and freedoms – admissibility of evidence – police investigation – undercover operation – search – dwelling house – implied invitation

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news-4533 Fri, 04 Sep 2020 13:52:00 +0000 Attar c. Fonds d'aide aux actions collectives https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/attar-c-fonds-daide-aux-actions-collectives/ Class action – transaction – approval – representative – indemnity – interpretation of art. 593 C.C.P. Class action – transaction – approval – representative – indemnity – interpretation of art. 593 C.C.P.

 

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news-4531 Wed, 02 Sep 2020 17:48:00 +0000 Micron Technology Inc. v. Hazan https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/micron-technology-inc-v-hazan/ Class action – stay of proceedings – application for authorization – lis pendens – “first to file” rule Class action – stay of proceedings – application for authorization – lis pendens – “first to file” rule

 

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news-4537 Wed, 02 Sep 2020 14:06:00 +0000 Bensaadi c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/bensaadi-c-r/ Criminal - jurisdiction – summary-conviction appeal court - unreasonable acquittal - assessment of evidence - reasonable doubt Criminal - jurisdiction – summary-conviction appeal court - unreasonable acquittal - assessment of evidence - reasonable doubt

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news-4527 Mon, 31 Aug 2020 17:48:00 +0000 Ville de Lorraine c. AXA Assurances inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-lorraine-c-axa-assurances-inc/ Contract of enterprise - embankments - municipal contract - loss of the work - soil conditions - duty to minimize damages Contract of enterprise - embankments - municipal contract - loss of the work - soil conditions - duty to minimize damages

 

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news-4521 Tue, 25 Aug 2020 19:58:00 +0000 Hogue v. Procureur général du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/hogue-v-procureur-general-du-quebec/ Liability – police officer – investigation – murder – fault – acquittal of the suspect – lack of causal connection – indirect damage Liability – police officer – investigation – murder – fault – acquittal of the suspect – lack of causal connection – indirect damage

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news-4517 Wed, 12 Aug 2020 19:58:00 +0000 Ferland v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ferland-v-r/ Criminal - mental disorders - fitness to stand trial - assessment - treatment - assigned counsel - second opinion - appeal - jurisdiction of the Court Criminal - mental disorders - fitness to stand trial - assessment - treatment - assigned counsel - second opinion - appeal - jurisdiction of the Court

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news-4519 Wed, 12 Aug 2020 18:52:00 +0000 Droit de la famille - 201114 https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/droit-de-la-famille-201114/ Family – applicable matrimonial regime – parties domiciled in the United States at the time of the marriage – “equitable distribution” Family – applicable matrimonial regime – parties domiciled in the United States at the time of the marriage – “equitable distribution”

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news-4511 Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:58:00 +0000 Matte v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/matte-v-r/ Criminal - sentence - aggravated assault - proportionality - available sanctions other than imprisonment - marginalized group - homeless person - appearance - arbitrary detention Criminal - sentence - aggravated assault - proportionality - available sanctions other than imprisonment - marginalized group - homeless person - appearance - arbitrary detention

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news-4507 Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:58:00 +0000 Groupe SNC-Lavalin inc. c. Siegrist https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/groupe-snc-lavalin-inc-c-siegrist/ International – declinatory exception - res judicata - international jurisdiction - Quebec courts - forum non conveniens International – declinatory exception - res judicata - international jurisdiction - Quebec courts - forum non conveniens

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news-4513 Thu, 23 Jul 2020 18:58:00 +0000 Mansour v. Fatihi https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/mansour-v-fatihi/ Sale of an immovable - accepted offer to purchase - refusal to sell - time limit - financing - tacit refusal - transfer of title - article 1397 C.C.Q. Sale of an immovable - accepted offer to purchase - refusal to sell - time limit - financing - tacit refusal - transfer of title - article 1397 C.C.Q.

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news-4515 Mon, 20 Jul 2020 18:58:00 +0000 Papadakis v. Papadakis https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/papadakis-v-papadakis/ Property – usufruct – interpretation of art. 1162 para. 3 C.C.Q. – interpretation of “one person” (art. 479 C.C.) – undivided bare owner Property – usufruct – interpretation of art. 1162 para. 3 C.C.Q. – interpretation of “one person” (art. 479 C.C.) – undivided bare owner

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news-4503 Mon, 20 Jul 2020 14:56:00 +0000 Banque Laurentienne c. Media5 https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/banque-laurentienne-c-media5/ Bankruptcy and insolvency – interim receiver – appointment – leave to appeal – appeal as of right – standing Bankruptcy and insolvency – interim receiver – appointment – leave to appeal – appeal as of right – standing

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news-4499 Mon, 20 Jul 2020 12:19:00 +0000 Séquestre de Media5 Corporation https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/sequestre-de-media5-corporation/ Bankruptcy – receiver – interpretation of ss. 47 and 243(1) of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act – creditor – hypothecary rights Bankruptcy – receiver – interpretation of ss. 47 and 243(1) of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act – creditor – hypothecary rights

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news-4495 Thu, 16 Jul 2020 15:55:00 +0000 R. c. Rancourt https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-rancourt/ Criminal – criminal harassment – essential element of the offence – subjective fear of the victim – summary prosecution – standard of review Criminal – criminal harassment – essential element of the offence – subjective fear of the victim – summary prosecution – standard of review

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news-4488 Thu, 16 Jul 2020 15:48:00 +0000 Droit de la famille — 20955 https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/droit-de-la-famille-20955/ Family law – agreement between spouses – transfer of the family residence – giving in payment – legal warranty Family law – agreement between spouses – transfer of the family residence – giving in payment – legal warranty

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news-4490 Wed, 15 Jul 2020 13:04:00 +0000 Immeubles Prime inc. c. Patrick Morin inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/immeubles-prime-inc-c-patrick-morin-inc/ Security – legal construction hypothec – supplier of materials – hypothecary claim – applicable prescriptive period Security – legal construction hypothec – supplier of materials – hypothecary claim – applicable prescriptive period

 

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news-4480 Fri, 10 Jul 2020 15:48:00 +0000 Sorella v. Reine https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/sorella-v-reine/ Criminal - release – pending appeal - conviction - second degree murder - mother - children of 8 and 9 years - public interest Criminal - release – pending appeal - conviction - second degree murder - mother - children of 8 and 9 years - public interest

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news-4482 Wed, 08 Jul 2020 13:03:00 +0000 Boisvert c. Brisson https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/boisvert-c-brisson/ Criminal – certiorari – search – syndic – professional order – file – sexual misconduct – confidentiality – case-by-case privilege Criminal – certiorari – search – syndic – professional order – file – sexual misconduct – confidentiality – case-by-case privilege

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news-4478 Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:48:00 +0000 Lacroix v. Autorité des marchés financiers https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/lacroix-v-autorite-des-marches-financiers/ Procedure – contempt of court – injunction – imprisonment – coercive purpose – multiple violations – consecutive sentences – role of the court Procedure – contempt of court – injunction – imprisonment – coercive purpose – multiple violations – consecutive sentences – role of the court

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news-4472 Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:48:00 +0000 Syndicat canadien de la fonction publique, section locale 1108 c. CHU de Québec — Université Laval https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/syndicat-canadien-de-la-fonction-publique-section-locale-1108-c-chu-de-quebec-universite-laval/ Labour – grievance – remuneration – salary scale – handicap – duty to accommodate – undue hardship – judicial review Labour – grievance – remuneration – salary scale – handicap – duty to accommodate – undue hardship – judicial review

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news-4452 Thu, 02 Jul 2020 13:34:00 +0000 Dussault et Calvé c. 9007-5433 Québec inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/dussault-et-calve-c-9007-5433-quebec-inc/ Professions – disqualification – lawyer – conflict of interest – confidential information – disrepute to the administration of justice Professions – disqualification – lawyer – conflict of interest – confidential information – disrepute to the administration of justice

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news-4468 Tue, 30 Jun 2020 18:54:00 +0000 Wolfson c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/wolfson-c-r/ Criminal - right to be tried within a reasonable time - first degree murder - attempted murder - transitional exceptional circumstance Criminal - right to be tried within a reasonable time - first degree murder - attempted murder - transitional exceptional circumstance

 

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news-4464 Tue, 30 Jun 2020 16:38:00 +0000 Zamiara c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/zamiara-c-r/ Criminal – withdrawal – guilty plea – immigration consequences – inadequate assistance of counsel – defence Criminal – withdrawal – guilty plea – immigration consequences – inadequate assistance of counsel – defence

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news-4460 Tue, 30 Jun 2020 16:25:00 +0000 Colegrove c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/colegrove-c-r/ Criminal – guilt – sentencing – possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking – search – violation of constitutional rights – evidence – admissibility Criminal – guilt – sentencing – possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking – search – violation of constitutional rights – evidence – admissibility

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news-4456 Thu, 18 Jun 2020 16:14:00 +0000 Restaurant Le Relais de Saint-Jean inc. c. Agence du revenu du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/restaurant-le-relais-de-saint-jean-inc-c-agence-du-revenu-du-quebec/ Liability – revenue agencies – tax audit – indirect method – discretionary power – collection measures Liability – revenue agencies – tax audit – indirect method – discretionary power – collection measures

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news-4356 Fri, 12 Jun 2020 12:04:00 +0000 Xanthoudakis c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/xanthoudakis-c-r-1/ Criminal - release - leave to appeal - Supreme Court – judgment of a single judge - review - public interest - ground of appeal - Cinar file Criminal - release - leave to appeal - Supreme Court – judgment of a single judge - review - public interest - ground of appeal - Cinar file

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news-4338 Tue, 09 Jun 2020 12:49:00 +0000 R. c. Trottier https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-trottier/ Criminal – rights and freedoms – minimum sentence – sexual assault – victim under the age of 16 years – bodily harm – unconstitutionality Criminal – rights and freedoms – minimum sentence – sexual assault – victim under the age of 16 years – bodily harm – unconstitutionality

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news-4352 Mon, 08 Jun 2020 14:43:00 +0000 Dussault c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/dussault-c-r/ Criminal – rights and freedoms – right to the effective assistance of counsel – incriminating statement – exclusion of evidence – murder – new trial Criminal – rights and freedoms – right to the effective assistance of counsel – incriminating statement – exclusion of evidence – murder – new trial

 

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news-4322 Mon, 01 Jun 2020 13:38:00 +0000 Maltais c. Procureure générale du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/maltais-c-procureure-generale-du-quebec/ news-4334 Thu, 28 May 2020 14:11:00 +0000 Ludmer c. Attorney General of Canada https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ludmer-c-attorney-general-of-canada/ Liability – Canada Revenue Agency – income tax audit – abusive conduct – punitive damages – loss of interest – causal connection Liability – Canada Revenue Agency – income tax audit – abusive conduct – punitive damages – loss of interest – causal connection

 

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news-4318 Thu, 28 May 2020 14:03:00 +0000 Comité des citoyens inondés de Rosemont v. Ville de Montréal https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/comite-des-citoyens-inondes-de-rosemont-v-ville-de-montreal/ Class action - rejection of exhibits - relevance - exception to dismiss - trial on the merits - individual settlement - proportionality Class action - rejection of exhibits - relevance - exception to dismiss - trial on the merits - individual settlement - proportionality

 

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news-4308 Tue, 26 May 2020 14:03:00 +0000 Demers c. Agence du revenu du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/demers-c-agence-du-revenu-du-quebec/ Taxation – directors’ liability – tax debt of the company – deductions at source – reasonable dispatch Taxation – directors’ liability – tax debt of the company – deductions at source – reasonable dispatch

 

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news-4320 Mon, 25 May 2020 20:29:00 +0000 Bérubé Pelletier v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/berube-pelletier-v-r/ Criminal - possession - child pornography - conviction - admissibility of evidence - out-of-court statement - search - warrant Criminal - possession - child pornography - conviction - admissibility of evidence - out-of-court statement - search - warrant

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news-4312 Mon, 25 May 2020 19:29:00 +0000 R. c. J.F. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-jf/ Criminal - stay of proceedings - unreasonable delay - Jordan - characterization and calculation of delay - order for new trial – conflicting case law Criminal - stay of proceedings - unreasonable delay - Jordan - characterization and calculation of delay - order for new trial – conflicting case law

 

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news-4304 Mon, 25 May 2020 13:46:00 +0000 Vellone c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/vellone-c-r/ Criminal – order of forfeiture – offence-related property – residence – admissibility of evidence – evidence excluded at trial – illegal search Criminal – order of forfeiture – offence-related property – residence – admissibility of evidence – evidence excluded at trial – illegal search

 

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news-4294 Mon, 25 May 2020 13:24:00 +0000 Autorité des marchés financiers c. 9192-6899 Québec inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/autorite-des-marches-financiers-c-9192-6899-quebec-inc/ Money-services businesses – judicial review – Autorité des marchés financiers – automatic teller machine – licences – good moral character Money-services businesses – judicial review – Autorité des marchés financiers – automatic teller machine – licences – good moral character

 

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news-4298 Fri, 22 May 2020 13:42:00 +0000 S. c. Lamontagne https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/s-c-lamontagne/ Civil procedure – open court principle – protection of anonymity – dignity – privacy – proper administration of justice Civil procedure – open court principle – protection of anonymity – dignity – privacy – proper administration of justice

 

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news-4290 Thu, 21 May 2020 14:57:00 +0000 Arrangement relatif à 9323-7055 Québec inc. (Aquadis International Inc.) https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/arrangement-relatif-a-9323-7055-quebec-inc-aquadis-international-inc/ Insolvency – creditors arrangement – plan of arrangement approval – Monitor’s powers – authorization to sue third parties Insolvency – creditors arrangement – plan of arrangement approval – Monitor’s powers – authorization to sue third parties

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news-4292 Wed, 20 May 2020 16:57:00 +0000 Bergevin v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/bergevin-v-r/ Criminal – municipal corruption - elements of offence - evidence - reasonable verdict - reasonable delay - Jordan Criminal – municipal corruption - elements of offence - evidence - reasonable verdict - reasonable delay - Jordan

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news-4288 Wed, 20 May 2020 14:57:00 +0000 Deland v. Procureur général du Canada (États-Unis d'Amérique) https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/deland-v-procureur-general-du-canada-etats-unis-damerique/ Criminal - extradition - disclosure of evidence - approval – foreign undercover agent – admissibility of evidence – Canadian rules of evidence Criminal - extradition - disclosure of evidence - approval – foreign undercover agent – admissibility of evidence – Canadian rules of evidence

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news-4286 Wed, 20 May 2020 13:57:00 +0000 Bédard v. Unifor inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/bedard-v-unifor-inc/ Labour – association of employees – union’s duty of representation –pension plan – termination – extracontractual liability Labour – association of employees – union’s duty of representation –pension plan – termination – extracontractual liability

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news-4276 Wed, 20 May 2020 12:57:00 +0000 Racicot v. Procureure générale du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/racicot-v-procureure-generale-du-quebec/ Civil procedure - challenge - orders in council - ministerial orders - COVID-19 - habeas corpus - judicial review - freedom of movement Civil procedure - challenge - orders in council - ministerial orders - COVID-19 - habeas corpus - judicial review - freedom of movement

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news-4282 Tue, 19 May 2020 18:00:00 +0000 P.G. c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/pg-c-r/ Criminal – conviction – aggravated assault – shaken baby syndrome – jury trial – statement to police officers – admissibility Criminal – conviction – aggravated assault – shaken baby syndrome – jury trial – statement to police officers – admissibility

 

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news-4278 Tue, 19 May 2020 17:43:00 +0000 Ville de Montréal c. Constructions Fédérales inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-montreal-c-constructions-federales-inc/ Municipal - powers - right to examine an immovable - interpretation of s. 411 of the Cities and Towns Act - procedural vehicle Municipal - powers - right to examine an immovable - interpretation of s. 411 of the Cities and Towns Act - procedural vehicle

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news-4270 Tue, 12 May 2020 12:57:00 +0000 Drolet c. Agence du revenu du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/drolet-c-agence-du-revenu-du-quebec/ Taxation – tax collection - solidary liability – person related to tax debtor - spouse – transfer of property - immovable Taxation – tax collection - solidary liability – person related to tax debtor - spouse – transfer of property - immovable

 

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news-4266 Tue, 05 May 2020 13:19:00 +0000 Gascon v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/gascon-v-r/ Criminal – first degree murder – judge’s instructions to the jury – intent – mental state – rolled-up instruction – anger – intoxication Criminal – first degree murder – judge’s instructions to the jury – intent – mental state – rolled-up instruction – anger – intoxication

 

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news-4262 Mon, 04 May 2020 13:19:00 +0000 Jacques c. La Capitale assureur de l'administration publique inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/jacques-c-la-capitale-assureur-de-ladministration-publique-inc/ Disability insurance – benefits – obligation of successive performance – final refusal – extinctive prescription – starting point of the calculation Disability insurance – benefits – obligation of successive performance – final refusal – extinctive prescription – starting point of the calculation

 

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news-4245 Thu, 30 Apr 2020 14:09:00 +0000 Régie du bâtiment du Québec c. Garantie des bâtiments résidentiels neufs de l'APCHQ inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/regie-du-batiment-du-quebec-c-garantie-des-batiments-residentiels-neufs-de-lapchq-inc/ Security – hypothecs on claims – validity – administration of the property of others – guarantee plan – act by gratuitous title – Building Act Security – hypothecs on claims – validity – administration of the property of others – guarantee plan – act by gratuitous title – Building Act

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news-4241 Thu, 30 Apr 2020 09:10:00 +0000 Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse (Bencheqroun) c. Société de transport de Montréal https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/commission-des-droits-de-la-personne-et-des-droits-de-la-jeunesse-bencheqroun-c-societe-de-transp/ Discrimination – handicap – refusal to hire – bus driver – burden of proof – functional limitations – safety – serious risk Discrimination – handicap – refusal to hire – bus driver – burden of proof – functional limitations – safety – serious risk

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news-4231 Fri, 24 Apr 2020 14:44:00 +0000 Snooks c. Procureur général du Canada https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/snooks-c-procureur-general-du-canada/ Civil procedure - criminal procedure - habeas corpus – involuntary transfer of inmate – civil decision - appeal - time limit Civil procedure - criminal procedure - habeas corpus – involuntary transfer of inmate – civil decision - appeal - time limit

 

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news-4229 Thu, 23 Apr 2020 13:15:00 +0000 Droit de la famille — 20572 https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/droit-de-la-famille-20572/ Family law – filiation – contestation of status – acknowledgment of paternity – uninterrupted possession of status – falsehood Family law – filiation – contestation of status – acknowledgment of paternity – uninterrupted possession of status – falsehood

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news-4221 Tue, 14 Apr 2020 13:15:00 +0000 Société immobilière Duguay inc. c. 547264 Ontario Limited https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/societe-immobiliere-duguay-inc-c-547264-ontario-limited/ Property - servitude – restriction of non-use of immovable - commercial activities - absence of real rights - personal obligations Property - servitude – restriction of non-use of immovable - commercial activities - absence of real rights - personal obligations

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news-4215 Tue, 07 Apr 2020 13:58:00 +0000 Messier c. Lepage https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/messier-c-lepage/ Property - right to access land of another - interpretation of article 987 C.C.Q. - interlocutory injunction Property - right to access land of another - interpretation of article 987 C.C.Q. - interlocutory injunction

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news-4211 Mon, 06 Apr 2020 18:51:00 +0000 Cadieux v. Greyhound Canada Transportation Corp. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/cadieux-v-greyhound-canada-transportation-corp/ Labour - standing - employee – application for judicial review - grievance arbitration award – trade union’s monopoly on representation Labour - standing - employee – application for judicial review - grievance arbitration award – trade union’s monopoly on representation

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news-4199 Mon, 06 Apr 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Judgments in the pyrrhotite files https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/judgments-in-the-pyrrhotite-files/ Contract of enterprise - liability - contractor - geologist - defect in construction - foundation - concrete - pyrrhotite - liability insurance Contract of enterprise - liability - contractor - geologist - defect in construction - foundation - concrete - pyrrhotite - liability insurance

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news-4207 Fri, 03 Apr 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Partner Reinsurance Company Ltd. v. Optimum Réassurance inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/partner-reinsurance-company-ltd-v-optimum-reassurance-inc/ International – jurisdiction of Quebec courts – contractual liability – performance of obligations – injury International – jurisdiction of Quebec courts – contractual liability – performance of obligations – injury

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news-4197 Tue, 31 Mar 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Simard v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/simard-v-r/ Criminal – possession of cannabis – maximum-security penitentiary – seriousness of the offence – decriminalization – lesser sentence – detention Criminal – possession of cannabis – maximum-security penitentiary – seriousness of the offence – decriminalization – lesser sentence – detention

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news-4192 Thu, 26 Mar 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Deslauriers v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/deslauriers-v-r/ Criminal – police officer – manslaughter – criminal negligence – use of force – mens rea – disclosure of evidence – expert Criminal – police officer – manslaughter – criminal negligence – use of force – mens rea – disclosure of evidence – expert

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news-4096 Fri, 20 Mar 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Desjardins Assurances générales inc. v. Malo https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/desjardins-assurances-generales-inc-v-malo/ Publication of rights – right admissible for publication – Mareva order - interpretation of article 2939 C.C.Q. Publication of rights – right admissible for publication – Mareva order - interpretation of article 2939 C.C.Q.

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news-4100 Thu, 19 Mar 2020 18:51:00 +0000 Nadeau v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/nadeau-v-r/ Criminal - possession of firearms - search - sentencing - proportionality - conditional sentence - victim surcharge Criminal - possession of firearms - search - sentencing - proportionality - conditional sentence - victim surcharge

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news-4093 Tue, 17 Mar 2020 17:51:00 +0000 Xanthoudakis v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/xanthoudakis-v-r/ Criminal - fraudulent transaction - right to be tried within a reasonable time - Jordan – cases in the system - transitional period - stay of proceedings Criminal - fraudulent transaction - right to be tried within a reasonable time - Jordan – cases in the system - transitional period - stay of proceedings

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news-4091 Tue, 17 Mar 2020 17:31:00 +0000 Arrangement relatif à Consultants SM inc.. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/arrangement-relatif-a-consultants-sm-inc/ Arrangement with creditors – legal compensation – voluntary reimbursement program – construction industry – fraud – presumption Arrangement with creditors – legal compensation – voluntary reimbursement program – construction industry – fraud – presumption

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news-4087 Mon, 16 Mar 2020 17:31:00 +0000 WM Québec inc. v. Forcier https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/wm-quebec-inc-v-forcier-1/ Municipal – order constituting the new Ville de Drummondville – section 45 – referendum – enlargement of a landfill site – validity Municipal – order constituting the new Ville de Drummondville – section 45 – referendum – enlargement of a landfill site – validity

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news-4083 Thu, 12 Mar 2020 17:31:00 +0000 Moscowitz v. Procureure générale du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/moscowitz-v-procureure-generale-du-quebec-1/ Class action – authorization – offence – Highway Safety Code – inadmissible evidence – liability – colour of right Class action – authorization – offence – Highway Safety Code – inadmissible evidence – liability – colour of right

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news-4077 Wed, 11 Mar 2020 17:31:00 +0000 Sylvain v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/sylvain-v-r-1/ Criminal – warrantless search and seizure – dwelling-house – narcotics – police powers – 911 emergency call – exclusion of evidence Criminal – warrantless search and seizure – dwelling-house – narcotics – police powers – 911 emergency call – exclusion of evidence

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news-4075 Wed, 11 Mar 2020 16:31:00 +0000 Donaldson v. Autorité des marchés financiers https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/donaldson-v-autorite-des-marches-financiers-1/ Securities – prohibited insider trading – administrative penalty – prescription – jus commune – administrative law – standard of review Securities – prohibited insider trading – administrative penalty – prescription – jus commune – administrative law – standard of review

 

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news-4073 Wed, 11 Mar 2020 15:31:00 +0000 BT Céramiques inc. v. Agence du revenu du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/bt-ceramiques-inc-v-agence-du-revenu-du-quebec-1/ Taxation – search warrant -- validity – audit file used in the context of a criminal investigation -- exclusion of evidence Taxation – search warrant -- validity – audit file used in the context of a criminal investigation -- exclusion of evidence

 

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news-4069 Wed, 11 Mar 2020 14:31:00 +0000 Regroupement des cols bleus retraités et préretraités de Montréal v. Ville de Montréal https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/regroupement-des-cols-bleus-retraites-et-preretraites-de-montreal-v-ville-de-montreal-1/ Class action — authorization — declinatory exception — pension plan — amendments — retirees — jurisdiction — grievance arbitrator Class action — authorization — declinatory exception — pension plan — amendments — retirees — jurisdiction — grievance arbitrator

 

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news-4065 Mon, 09 Mar 2020 14:31:00 +0000 Duchaussoy c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/duchaussoy-c-r/ Criminal – first-degree murder – planned – deliberate – judge's instructions to jury – answer to a question by jury – new trial Criminal – first-degree murder – planned – deliberate – judge's instructions to jury – answer to a question by jury – new trial

 

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news-4057 Wed, 04 Mar 2020 12:02:00 +0000 Vallières c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/vallieres-c-r/ Criminal law – theft of maple syrup - fraud – reasonable delay – proceeds of crime - forfeiture – compensatory fine – standard of review Criminal law – theft of maple syrup - fraud – reasonable delay – proceeds of crime - forfeiture – compensatory fine – standard of review

 

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news-4055 Tue, 03 Mar 2020 09:27:00 +0000 SAAQ v. C.A. Transport inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/saaq-v-ca-transport-inc-1/ Social - automobile insurance - damages - damage caused by an automobile or by its use – truck blocking the sidewalk ramp Social - automobile insurance - damages - damage caused by an automobile or by its use – truck blocking the sidewalk ramp

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