Judgments https://courdappelduquebec.ca/ fr Court of Appeal of Quebec Tue, 15 Jun 2021 20:30:15 +0000 Tue, 15 Jun 2021 20:30:15 +0000 TYPO3 EXT:news news-5213 Tue, 01 Jun 2021 15:25:00 +0000 École communautaire Belz c. Bernard https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ecole-communautaire-belz-c-bernard/ Civil procedure - incidental applications - discontinuance - authorization – class action - interests of class members – integrity of the justice system Civil procedure - incidental applications - discontinuance - authorization – class action - interests of class members – integrity of the justice system

 

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news-5207 Thu, 27 May 2021 12:02:00 +0000 Gill c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/gill-c-r/ Criminal – impaired driving – blood alcohol content – driver of vehicle – admission – presumption – s. 162 of Code of Penal Procedure – payment – fine Criminal – impaired driving – blood alcohol content – driver of vehicle – admission – presumption – s. 162 of Code of Penal Procedure – payment – fine

 

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news-5191 Wed, 26 May 2021 13:25:00 +0000 Mosca c. SDLC Les Tours du Château Horizontal https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/mosca-c-sdlc-les-tours-du-chateau-horizontal/ Property - divided co-ownership - private portion - right to lease - declaration of co-ownership - by-law - amendment - destination of immovable Property - divided co-ownership - private portion - right to lease - declaration of co-ownership - by-law - amendment - destination of immovable

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news-5187 Wed, 26 May 2021 13:07:00 +0000 R. c. Gordon Gray https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-gordon-gray/ Criminal law – criminal evidence – admission to a third party – recantation by third party of testimony – admissibility of admission Criminal law – criminal evidence – admission to a third party – recantation by third party of testimony – admissibility of admission

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news-5185 Wed, 26 May 2021 12:14:00 +0000 Droit de la famille — 21919 https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/droit-de-la-famille-21919/ Family law – divorce – agreement between spouses – family patrimony – execution of the terms of partition Family law – divorce – agreement between spouses – family patrimony – execution of the terms of partition

 

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news-5203 Tue, 25 May 2021 14:03:00 +0000 Air Canada c. P.A. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/air-canada-c-pa/ Air transport – person with a disability or obese person - additional seat – attendant - discrimination - class action Air transport – person with a disability or obese person - additional seat – attendant - discrimination - class action

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news-5199 Fri, 21 May 2021 13:49:00 +0000 Groupe Bennett Fleet inc. c. Hydro-Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/groupe-bennett-fleet-inc-c-hydro-quebec/ Property - servitude - electricity supply - personal obligation - agreement - unilateral resiliation - gross fault - damages Property - servitude - electricity supply - personal obligation - agreement - unilateral resiliation - gross fault - damages

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news-5181 Fri, 21 May 2021 12:14:00 +0000 Duperron c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/duperron-c-r/ Criminal – dangerous offender – indeterminate period of incarceration – realistic possibility to treat the appellant successfully within a defined period of time Criminal – dangerous offender – indeterminate period of incarceration – realistic possibility to treat the appellant successfully within a defined period of time

 

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news-5195 Wed, 19 May 2021 13:36:00 +0000 Souscripteurs du Lloyd's c. SNC Lavalin inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/souscripteurs-du-lloyds-c-snc-lavalin-inc/ Insurance - liability insurance - interpretation of contract - claim submitted and declared - scope of coverage - res judicata Insurance - liability insurance - interpretation of contract - claim submitted and declared - scope of coverage - res judicata

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news-5177 Tue, 18 May 2021 11:53:00 +0000 R. c. Boulanger https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-boulanger/ Criminal law – stay of proceedings – right to be tried within a reasonable time – calculation of delay Criminal law – stay of proceedings – right to be tried within a reasonable time – calculation of delay

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news-5173 Fri, 14 May 2021 12:28:00 +0000 Hamel c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/hamel-c-r/ Criminal - driving offences - blood alcohol concentration - blood sample - right to counsel - exclusion of evidence Criminal - driving offences - blood alcohol concentration - blood sample - right to counsel - exclusion of evidence

 

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news-5125 Thu, 13 May 2021 13:47:00 +0000 Coroner en chef du Québec c. Duhamel https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/coroner-en-chef-du-quebec-c-duhamel/ Administrative law - coroner’s report - suicide - Chief Coroner - further investigation - allegations of bullying and harassment Administrative law - coroner’s report - suicide - Chief Coroner - further investigation - allegations of bullying and harassment

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news-5119 Wed, 12 May 2021 13:31:00 +0000 Brunelle c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/brunelle-c-r/ Criminal – assault – bodily harm – road rage – self-defence – criteria – state of mind – vengeance – speed of the attack Criminal – assault – bodily harm – road rage – self-defence – criteria – state of mind – vengeance – speed of the attack

 

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news-5117 Wed, 05 May 2021 15:53:00 +0000 Beauregard v. Boulanger (Succession de Boulanger) https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/beauregard-v-boulanger-succession-de-boulanger/ Civil procedure - appeal - right to appeal - requirement for leave - proceeding dismissed - abuse of procedure - appeal improperly initiated Civil procedure - appeal - right to appeal - requirement for leave - proceeding dismissed - abuse of procedure - appeal improperly initiated

 

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news-5115 Wed, 05 May 2021 15:33:00 +0000 Procureur général du Québec v. Association canadienne des télécommunications sans fil https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/procureur-general-du-quebec-v-association-canadienne-des-telecommunications-sans-fil/ Consumer protection - online gambling - Internet service provider - obligation to block access to unauthorized sites Consumer protection - online gambling - Internet service provider - obligation to block access to unauthorized sites

 

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news-5107 Tue, 04 May 2021 15:33:00 +0000 Maskimo Construction inc. c. Procureur général du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/maskimo-construction-inc-c-procureur-general-du-quebec/ Liability — rescue operation — municipality — Programme général d'aide financière lors de sinistres réels ou imminents (General Financial Assistance Program regarding Actual or Imminent Disasters) — legal subrogation Liability — rescue operation — municipality — Programme général d'aide financière lors de sinistres réels ou imminents (General Financial Assistance Program regarding Actual or Imminent Disasters) — legal subrogation

 

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news-5111 Mon, 03 May 2021 15:48:00 +0000 Association québécoise des pharmaciens propriétaires c. Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/association-quebecoise-des-pharmaciens-proprietaires-c-regie-de-lassurance-maladie-du-quebec/ Health services and social services - prescription drug insurance - pharmacist - itemized invoice - recipient - client - insurer Health services and social services - prescription drug insurance - pharmacist - itemized invoice - recipient - client - insurer

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news-5101 Fri, 30 Apr 2021 13:46:00 +0000 Comité exécutif de l'Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec c. Martin https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/comite-executif-de-lordre-professionnel-de-la-physiotherapie-du-quebec-c-martin/ Civil procedure - leave to appeal - time limit to appeal - starting point for calculating time limit - judgment rendered at the hearing - notice of judgment Civil procedure - leave to appeal - time limit to appeal - starting point for calculating time limit - judgment rendered at the hearing - notice of judgment

 

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news-5097 Thu, 29 Apr 2021 16:36:00 +0000 Vera Camacho v. The Queen https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/vera-camacho-v-the-queen/ Criminal – sentencing – constitutionality – section 718.3(7)(b) Cr. C. – obligation to impose consecutive sentences Criminal – sentencing – constitutionality – section 718.3(7)(b) Cr. C. – obligation to impose consecutive sentences

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news-5093 Thu, 29 Apr 2021 15:36:00 +0000 Syndicat Les Lofts St-James Condominiums v. Landry https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/syndicat-les-lofts-st-james-condominiums-v-landry/ Property – divided co-ownership – declaration of co-ownership – air-conditioning system –common portion – presumption (art. 1044 C.C.Q.) Property – divided co-ownership – declaration of co-ownership – air-conditioning system –common portion – presumption (art. 1044 C.C.Q.)

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news-5099 Wed, 28 Apr 2021 16:36:00 +0000 Thivierge v. Bellemare https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/thivierge-v-bellemare/ Professions - section 149.1 Professional Code - two-stage test - interpretation - Professions Tribunal - case law - reasonableness Professions - section 149.1 Professional Code - two-stage test - interpretation - Professions Tribunal - case law - reasonableness

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news-5089 Tue, 27 Apr 2021 15:36:00 +0000 Association pour la protection automobile (APA) c. Banque de Montréal https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/association-pour-la-protection-automobile-apa-c-banque-de-montreal/ Class action – authorization – consumers – authorization – administration fees – financial institution – evidence – defence on the merits Class action – authorization – consumers – authorization – administration fees – financial institution – evidence – defence on the merits

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news-5085 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 19:58:00 +0000 Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec c. Raunet https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/federation-des-medecins-specialistes-du-quebec-c-raunet/ Civil procedure - declinatory exception - jurisdiction - Superior Court - class action - Health Insurance Act - accessory costs Civil procedure - declinatory exception - jurisdiction - Superior Court - class action - Health Insurance Act - accessory costs

 

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news-5077 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Procureur général du Québec c. Léveillé https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/procureur-general-du-quebec-c-leveille/ Civil procedure - declinatory exception - jurisdiction - Superior Court - class action - Health Insurance Act – accessory costs Civil procedure - declinatory exception - jurisdiction - Superior Court - class action - Health Insurance Act – accessory costs

 

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news-5071 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 17:12:00 +0000 Gervais v. La Reine https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/gervais-v-la-reine/ Criminal – sentencing – Crown submissions – judge – discretionary power Criminal – sentencing – Crown submissions – judge – discretionary power

 

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news-5095 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 15:36:00 +0000 CIUSS de l'Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal v. Fédération des familles d'accueil et des ressources intermédiaires du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ciuss-de-louest-de-lile-de-montreal-v-federation-des-familles-daccueil-et-des-ressources-interme/ Health services and social services - group agreement - reimbursement of expenses incurred for the benefit of users - arbitrator - interpretation of agreement Health services and social services - group agreement - reimbursement of expenses incurred for the benefit of users - arbitrator - interpretation of agreement

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news-5073 Wed, 21 Apr 2021 19:12:00 +0000 Laboratoires CDL inc. v. Ordre des chimistes du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/laboratoires-cdl-inc-v-ordre-des-chimistes-du-quebec/ Professions – penal offences – wording – acquittal — request for information – syndic – powers of inquiry – section 122 Prof. Code – injunction Professions – penal offences – wording – acquittal — request for information – syndic – powers of inquiry – section 122 Prof. Code – injunction

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news-5065 Wed, 21 Apr 2021 17:12:00 +0000 Ville de Saint-Rémi v. 9120-4883 Québec inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-saint-remi-v-9120-4883-quebec-inc/ Municipal - liability - land - disguised expropriation - zoning by-law - amendment - indemnity - possible use Municipal - liability - land - disguised expropriation - zoning by-law - amendment - indemnity - possible use

 

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news-5067 Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:12:00 +0000 2786591 Canada inc. v. Fabrice Mesnagé inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/2786591-canada-inc-v-fabrice-mesnage-inc/ Contract for services – mortgage brokerage – contract of adhesion – remuneration – retention clause – abusive clause Contract for services – mortgage brokerage – contract of adhesion – remuneration – retention clause – abusive clause

 

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news-5057 Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:12:00 +0000 Agence du revenu du Québec c. Bernardin https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/agence-du-revenu-du-quebec-c-bernardin/ Taxation - indemnity awarded by a court - class action - interest accrued after the judgment - additional indemnity - res judicata Taxation - indemnity awarded by a court - class action - interest accrued after the judgment - additional indemnity - res judicata

 

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news-5045 Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:50:00 +0000 Belzil c. Hôtel et suites le Lincoln inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/belzil-c-hotel-et-suites-le-lincoln-inc/ Property - perpetual real servitude - constituting act - intention of parties - personal obligations Property - perpetual real servitude - constituting act - intention of parties - personal obligations

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news-5041 Mon, 19 Apr 2021 12:28:00 +0000 Belle-Isle c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/belle-isle-c-r/ Criminal – stay of proceedings – right to be tried within a reasonable time – care or control of motor vehicle while impaired Criminal – stay of proceedings – right to be tried within a reasonable time – care or control of motor vehicle while impaired

 

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news-5061 Fri, 16 Apr 2021 17:28:00 +0000 D.V. c. Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/dv-c-societe-de-lassurance-automobile-du-quebec/ Social law - automobile insurance - eligibility - status of victim - parent of deceased child - legislative amendment - legislative intent Social law - automobile insurance - eligibility - status of victim - parent of deceased child - legislative amendment - legislative intent

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news-5069 Fri, 16 Apr 2021 17:12:00 +0000 M.D. v. Procureur général du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/md-v-procureur-general-du-quebec/ Social - crime victims compensation - eligibility - status of victim - daughter’s murder Social - crime victims compensation - eligibility - status of victim - daughter’s murder

 

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news-5037 Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:04:00 +0000 A c. Procureur général du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/a-c-procureur-general-du-quebec/ Social -- Crime victims compensation -- temporary total disability -- unemployed victim -- activities of daily and domestic living -- assessment of evidence Social -- Crime victims compensation -- temporary total disability -- unemployed victim -- activities of daily and domestic living -- assessment of evidence

 

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news-5033 Thu, 15 Apr 2021 11:49:00 +0000 Parlea c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/parlea-c-r/ Criminal law – sexual abuse – sexual interference – breach of conditions – possession of child pornography – lawful excuse Criminal law – sexual abuse – sexual interference – breach of conditions – possession of child pornography – lawful excuse

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news-5027 Fri, 09 Apr 2021 12:12:00 +0000 Henderson c. Procureur général du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/henderson-c-procureur-general-du-quebec/ Constitutional – sections 1 to 5 and 13 of the Act respecting the exercise of the fundamental rights and prerogatives of the Québec people and the Québec State. Constitutional – sections 1 to 5 and 13 of the Act respecting the exercise of the fundamental rights and prerogatives of the Québec people and the Québec State.

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news-5023 Wed, 07 Apr 2021 21:35:00 +0000 Maurais c. Gagnon https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/maurais-c-gagnon/ Liability - accident - golf cart - application of articles 1459 and 1465 C.C.Q. - apportionment of liability Liability - accident - golf cart - application of articles 1459 and 1465 C.C.Q. - apportionment of liability

 

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news-5021 Wed, 07 Apr 2021 20:22:00 +0000 Ville de Saguenay v. Construction Unibec inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-saguenay-v-construction-unibec-inc/ Municipal – contract of enterprise – fixed-price contract – additional work – nullity – restitution of prestations Municipal – contract of enterprise – fixed-price contract – additional work – nullity – restitution of prestations

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news-5015 Wed, 07 Apr 2021 19:22:00 +0000 Groupe François Poirier inc. v. Bibeau https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/groupe-francois-poirier-inc-v-bibeau/ Property – encroachment – article 992 C.C.Q. – ultra petita declaratory conclusion Property – encroachment – article 992 C.C.Q. – ultra petita declaratory conclusion

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news-5019 Wed, 07 Apr 2021 18:22:00 +0000 PG Québec v. Les avocats et notaires de l'État québécois https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/pg-quebec-v-les-avocats-et-notaires-de-letat-quebecois/ Labour – constitutional law - freedom of association - special Act - removal of the right to strike – remedy Labour – constitutional law - freedom of association - special Act - removal of the right to strike – remedy

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news-5017 Tue, 06 Apr 2021 18:22:00 +0000 Banque de Nouvelle-Écosse v. Davidovit https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/banque-de-nouvelle-ecosse-v-davidovit/ Contract – effects between the parties – suretyship – clause providing for the payment of legal fees and disbursements – validity Contract – effects between the parties – suretyship – clause providing for the payment of legal fees and disbursements – validity

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news-5011 Thu, 01 Apr 2021 18:22:00 +0000 R. c. Davidson https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-davidson/ Criminal – breaking and entering – dwelling-house – domestic violence – information – dissuasion – reincarceration Criminal – breaking and entering – dwelling-house – domestic violence – information – dissuasion – reincarceration

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news-5007 Thu, 01 Apr 2021 14:45:00 +0000 Primeau v. La Reine https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/primeau-v-la-reine/ Criminal – offences against the person – murder – defence of accident negating actus reus – judge's instructions to the jury – adequacy of the instructions Criminal – offences against the person – murder – defence of accident negating actus reus – judge's instructions to the jury – adequacy of the instructions

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news-5003 Thu, 01 Apr 2021 12:51:00 +0000 Procureur général du Québec c. C.M. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/procureur-general-du-quebec-c-cm/ Criminal – obtaining sexual services for consideration – minor – s. 286.1(2)(a) Cr. C. – minimum sentence Criminal – obtaining sexual services for consideration – minor – s. 286.1(2)(a) Cr. C. – minimum sentence

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news-4923 Mon, 29 Mar 2021 13:42:00 +0000 Tozzi c. Agence du revenu du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/tozzi-c-agence-du-revenu-du-quebec/ Taxation - additional parental contribution - section 88.2 of the Educational Childcare Act - summary appeal Taxation - additional parental contribution - section 88.2 of the Educational Childcare Act - summary appeal

 

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news-4919 Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:26:00 +0000 Breault v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/breault-v-r/ Criminal – motor vehicle offence – refusal to provide a breath sample – interpretation of “forthwith” (s. 254(2) C. Cr.) Criminal – motor vehicle offence – refusal to provide a breath sample – interpretation of “forthwith” (s. 254(2) C. Cr.)

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news-4915 Mon, 22 Mar 2021 12:03:00 +0000 Filiatreault c. Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/filiatreault-c-commission-des-normes-de-lequite-de-la-sante-et-de-la-securite-du-travail/ Labour – employment injury – social rehabilitation – personal home assistance – right to an allowance – retroactivity – prescription Labour – employment injury – social rehabilitation – personal home assistance – right to an allowance – retroactivity – prescription

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news-4911 Fri, 19 Mar 2021 18:12:00 +0000 Rodrigue c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/rodrigue-c-r/ Criminal - sentence - child pornography – sufficiency of reasons - long-term offender - prohibition against using the Internet (s. 161(1)(d) Cr. C.) Criminal - sentence - child pornography – sufficiency of reasons - long-term offender - prohibition against using the Internet (s. 161(1)(d) Cr. C.)

 

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news-4909 Wed, 17 Mar 2021 13:34:00 +0000 Apple Canada inc. v. Badaoui https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/apple-canada-inc-v-badaoui/ Class action – authorization – consumer – electronic devices – life cycle of rechargeable batteries – extended warranty program Class action – authorization – consumer – electronic devices – life cycle of rechargeable batteries – extended warranty program

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news-4905 Mon, 15 Mar 2021 13:34:00 +0000 Pilon c. Banque Amex du Canada et al. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/pilon-c-banque-amex-du-canada-et-al/ Class action - authorization - consumer - financial institution - credit card - credit limit – limit exceeded - unilateral increase Class action - authorization - consumer - financial institution - credit card - credit limit – limit exceeded - unilateral increase

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news-4901 Fri, 12 Mar 2021 20:10:00 +0000 R. c. Morin https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-morin/ Criminal - dangerous driving causing death - accused police officer - acquittal - mens rea - actus reus - error of law - new trial Criminal - dangerous driving causing death - accused police officer - acquittal - mens rea - actus reus - error of law - new trial

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news-4891 Fri, 12 Mar 2021 16:04:00 +0000 Narinesingh c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/narinesingh-c-r/ Criminal - possession for purpose of trafficking and importing heroin - burden of proof - guilty knowledge - wilful blindness - recklessness Criminal - possession for purpose of trafficking and importing heroin - burden of proof - guilty knowledge - wilful blindness - recklessness

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news-4887 Wed, 10 Mar 2021 19:59:00 +0000 Casseus v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/casseus-v-r/ Criminal - guilt - similar fact evidence - sentence - pre-sentencing custody - credit to be granted - grounds for detention - section 719(3) Cr. C. Criminal - guilt - similar fact evidence - sentence - pre-sentencing custody - credit to be granted - grounds for detention - section 719(3) Cr. C.

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news-4885 Wed, 10 Mar 2021 19:52:00 +0000 Agence du revenu du Québec v. Unidisc musique inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/agence-du-revenu-du-quebec-v-unidisc-musique-inc/ Taxation – deduction – depreciation – depreciable property – master tapes of sound recordings – intangible property Taxation – deduction – depreciation – depreciable property – master tapes of sound recordings – intangible property

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news-4881 Wed, 10 Mar 2021 18:52:00 +0000 Association des employés cadres de la Ville de Terrebonne inc. v. Ville de Terrebonne https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/association-des-employes-cadres-de-la-ville-de-terrebonne-inc-v-ville-de-terrebonne/ Labour - pension plan - defined benefits - pension indexation - terms - interpretation of contracts Labour - pension plan - defined benefits - pension indexation - terms - interpretation of contracts

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news-4883 Tue, 09 Mar 2021 18:52:00 +0000 Ouellet v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ouellet-v-r/ Criminal - abuse of process - Minister of Justice and Attorney General - prosecutorial independence - dangerous driving causing death - police officer Criminal - abuse of process - Minister of Justice and Attorney General - prosecutorial independence - dangerous driving causing death - police officer

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news-4877 Mon, 08 Mar 2021 18:52:00 +0000 Douglas Consultants inc. v. Unigertec inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/douglas-consultants-inc-v-unigertec-inc/ Property - municipal immovable appropriated to public utility - interpretation of art. 916 C.C.Q. Property - municipal immovable appropriated to public utility - interpretation of art. 916 C.C.Q.

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news-4879 Thu, 04 Mar 2021 18:52:00 +0000 Bédard v. Directeur des poursuites criminelles et pénales https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/bedard-v-directeur-des-poursuites-criminelles-et-penales/ Penal offence - minimum sentence - fine - cruel and unusual treatment – s. 197.1 of the Building Act Penal offence - minimum sentence - fine - cruel and unusual treatment – s. 197.1 of the Building Act

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news-4875 Mon, 01 Mar 2021 18:52:00 +0000 R. v. Lapointe https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-v-lapointe/ Criminal – identification of criminals – indictable offence – hybrid offence – election of mode of prosecution – stare decisis – review power Criminal – identification of criminals – indictable offence – hybrid offence – election of mode of prosecution – stare decisis – review power

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news-4873 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:52:00 +0000 Gaudreau v. Régie des marchés agricoles et alimentaires du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/gaudreau-v-regie-des-marches-agricoles-et-alimentaires-du-quebec/ Agriculture - marketing - maple production - quota restrictions - deliberate and undeclared overage - liquidated damages - penalty Agriculture - marketing - maple production - quota restrictions - deliberate and undeclared overage - liquidated damages - penalty

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news-4871 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 17:52:00 +0000 Ville de Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu v. Laplante https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-saint-jean-sur-richelieu-v-laplante/ Municipal law - mayor - action in defamation - status of elected municipal official - municipality’s obligation to assume defence Municipal law - mayor - action in defamation - status of elected municipal official - municipality’s obligation to assume defence

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news-4867 Tue, 23 Feb 2021 17:52:00 +0000 Cyr-Desbois v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/cyr-desbois-v-r/ Criminal - right to counsel of choice - duty of police officers - seriousness and impact of breach - exclusion of evidence Criminal - right to counsel of choice - duty of police officers - seriousness and impact of breach - exclusion of evidence

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news-4865 Thu, 18 Feb 2021 17:52:00 +0000 Bibeau v. Ville de Saint-Sauveur https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/bibeau-v-ville-de-saint-sauveur/ Municipal – land use planning and development – non-conforming structure – requirements with respect to average natural slope – demolition order Municipal – land use planning and development – non-conforming structure – requirements with respect to average natural slope – demolition order

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news-4863 Tue, 16 Feb 2021 17:52:00 +0000 R. v. Blanchette https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-v-blanchette/ Criminal – Court of Appeal – jurisdiction – right of appeal – interpretation of s. 490(17) Cr. C. – Superior Court – absence of second level of appeal Criminal – Court of Appeal – jurisdiction – right of appeal – interpretation of s. 490(17) Cr. C. – Superior Court – absence of second level of appeal

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news-4857 Tue, 16 Feb 2021 16:52:00 +0000 Succession de Glickman https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/succession-de-glickman/ Liberalities - will - conditional legacy - suspensive condition - validity - will of the testator - declaratory judgment Liberalities - will - conditional legacy - suspensive condition - validity - will of the testator - declaratory judgment

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news-4861 Mon, 15 Feb 2021 17:52:00 +0000 Dejala v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/dejala-v-r/ Criminal law – first degree murder – common criminal design – unreasonable delay – instructions to the jury – admissibility of evidence – co-conspirators Criminal law – first degree murder – common criminal design – unreasonable delay – instructions to the jury – admissibility of evidence – co-conspirators

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news-4859 Mon, 15 Feb 2021 16:52:00 +0000 Freddi v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/freddi-v-r/ Criminal - exercise of the right to retain and instruct counsel -– scene of arrest - duty of police - cellphone - exclusion of evidence Criminal - exercise of the right to retain and instruct counsel -– scene of arrest - duty of police - cellphone - exclusion of evidence

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news-4855 Thu, 11 Feb 2021 16:52:00 +0000 Leclerc v. J.L. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/leclerc-v-jl/ Family law – de facto union – long-term union – unjust enrichment – conditions for the application – burden of proof Family law – de facto union – long-term union – unjust enrichment – conditions for the application – burden of proof

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news-4853 Fri, 05 Feb 2021 16:52:00 +0000 M.O. v. Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/mo-v-societe-de-lassurance-automobile-du-quebec/ Automobile insurance - admissibility - driver of an off-road motorcycle hitting a parked vehicule - automobile not in motion Automobile insurance - admissibility - driver of an off-road motorcycle hitting a parked vehicule - automobile not in motion

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news-4851 Thu, 04 Feb 2021 16:52:00 +0000 Association des chirurgiens dentistes du Québec v. Ministre de la Santé et des Services Sociaux https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/association-des-chirurgiens-dentistes-du-quebec-v-ministre-de-la-sante-et-des-services-sociaux/ Health insurance – ministerial order – suspension of the right of dental surgeons to become non-participating professionals – validity Health insurance – ministerial order – suspension of the right of dental surgeons to become non-participating professionals – validity

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news-4849 Thu, 04 Feb 2021 15:52:00 +0000 Thandapanithesigar v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/thandapanithesigar-v-r/ Criminal – second degree murder – judge's instructions to the jury – self-defence – intoxication – error of law – curative proviso Criminal – second degree murder – judge's instructions to the jury – self-defence – intoxication – error of law – curative proviso

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news-4847 Wed, 03 Feb 2021 15:52:00 +0000 Droit de la famille — 2197 https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/droit-de-la-famille-2197/ Civil procedure – family matters – territorial jurisdiction – interpretation of the third paragraph of art. 45 C.C.P. Civil procedure – family matters – territorial jurisdiction – interpretation of the third paragraph of art. 45 C.C.P.

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news-4845 Mon, 01 Feb 2021 15:52:00 +0000 Murray v. 9197-5748 Québec inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/murray-v-9197-5748-quebec-inc/ Liability – helicopter – crash – principal – subordinate – employment injury – immunity of employer – mandatary – civil immunity Liability – helicopter – crash – principal – subordinate – employment injury – immunity of employer – mandatary – civil immunity

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news-4843 Thu, 21 Jan 2021 15:52:00 +0000 CNESST v. Immeubles des Moulins inc. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/cnesst-v-immeubles-des-moulins-inc/ Labour standards - statutory interpretation - notice of collective dismissal - seasonal employment - pay in lieu of notice Labour standards - statutory interpretation - notice of collective dismissal - seasonal employment - pay in lieu of notice

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news-4837 Thu, 21 Jan 2021 14:52:00 +0000 De Chanteloup c. St-Laurent https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/de-chanteloup-c-st-laurent/ Sale - accepted offer to purchase - immovable - refusal to purchase - transfer of title - recourse of promisor-seller Sale - accepted offer to purchase - immovable - refusal to purchase - transfer of title - recourse of promisor-seller

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news-4829 Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:26:00 +0000 R. c. Blackburn-Laroche https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/r-c-blackburn-laroche/ Criminal - right to counsel of choice - reasonable opportunity - diligence - duty of police officers - exclusion of evidence Criminal - right to counsel of choice - reasonable opportunity - diligence - duty of police officers - exclusion of evidence

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news-4833 Thu, 14 Jan 2021 19:42:00 +0000 Hilborn c. De Koven https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/hilborn-c-de-koven/ Property – servitude – right of way – extent – site – modes of exercising – right to remain – extinction by non-use Property – servitude – right of way – extent – site – modes of exercising – right to remain – extinction by non-use

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news-4821 Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:35:00 +0000 Meadowbrook Groupe Pacific inc. c. Ville de Montréal https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/meadowbrook-groupe-pacific-inc-c-ville-de-montreal/ Environment - decontamination - creek - waste water - storm sewer - article 979 C.C.Q. -work - time limit - abusive incidental appel Environment - decontamination - creek - waste water - storm sewer - article 979 C.C.Q. -work - time limit - abusive incidental appel

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news-4819 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 16:58:00 +0000 The Queen v. Tremblay https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/the-queen-v-tremblay/ Criminal - exercise of the right to retain and instruct counsel – scene of arrest - duty of police - cellphone - exclusion of evidence Criminal - exercise of the right to retain and instruct counsel – scene of arrest - duty of police - cellphone - exclusion of evidence

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news-4815 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 16:57:00 +0000 Ville de Lévis v. Mathieu https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/ville-de-levis-v-mathieu/ Property - acquisitive prescription - parcel of land - possession - detention - acts of sufferance Property - acquisitive prescription - parcel of land - possession - detention - acts of sufferance

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news-4817 Tue, 12 Jan 2021 16:57:00 +0000 Dhingra v. La Reine https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/dhingra-v-la-reine/ Criminal - release - linguistic rights - trial transcripts in English - systemic delays - unreasonable appellate delay - remedy Criminal - release - linguistic rights - trial transcripts in English - systemic delays - unreasonable appellate delay - remedy

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news-4811 Fri, 08 Jan 2021 16:57:00 +0000 Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. c. Roadnight https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/costco-wholesale-canada-ltd-c-roadnight/ Employment -- damages -- employment injury -- return to work -- civil immunity -- subject-matter jurisdiction Employment -- damages -- employment injury -- return to work -- civil immunity -- subject-matter jurisdiction

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news-4805 Tue, 22 Dec 2020 18:14:00 +0000 Autobus Transco (1988) inc. c. Syndicat de Autobus Terremont ltée (CSN) https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/autobus-transco-1988-inc-c-syndicat-de-autobus-terremont-ltee-csn/ Labour – constitutional jurisdiction – interprovincial transportation – criteria to consider – subject to provincial legislation Labour – constitutional jurisdiction – interprovincial transportation – criteria to consider – subject to provincial legislation

 

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news-4695 Mon, 21 Dec 2020 14:05:00 +0000 Procureur général du Québec v. Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/procureur-general-du-quebec-v-federation-des-medecins-specialistes-du-quebec/ Disclosure of evidence - record - Cabinet - purpose of the legislation - constitutional - relevance - confidentiality - public interest Disclosure of evidence - record - Cabinet - purpose of the legislation - constitutional - relevance - confidentiality - public interest

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news-4701 Fri, 18 Dec 2020 15:46:00 +0000 Larrivée c. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/larrivee-c-r/ Criminal – sentence – breach of condition – long-term supervision order – long-term offender – pre-sentencing custody – credit to be granted Criminal – sentence – breach of condition – long-term supervision order – long-term offender – pre-sentencing custody – credit to be granted

 

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news-4693 Fri, 18 Dec 2020 14:05:00 +0000 Services immobiliers Asgaard inc. v. Gareau https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/services-immobiliers-asgaard-inc-v-gareau/ Contract for services - real estate brokerage - employee status - change of agency - remuneration - sharing with former agency Contract for services - real estate brokerage - employee status - change of agency - remuneration - sharing with former agency

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news-4691 Fri, 18 Dec 2020 13:05:00 +0000 Aubé v. Fournier https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/aube-v-fournier/ Civil procedure – exception to dismiss – res judicata – hypothecary action – taking in payment – abuse of right – marriage breakdown Civil procedure – exception to dismiss – res judicata – hypothecary action – taking in payment – abuse of right – marriage breakdown

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news-4689 Thu, 17 Dec 2020 13:05:00 +0000 Yombo v. R. https://courdappelduquebec.ca/en/judgments/details/yombo-v-r/ Criminal - sentence - long-term offender - s. 753.1 Cr. C. - totality principle - proportionality - mental health - the judge’s duty to assist Criminal - sentence - long-term offender - s. 753.1 Cr. C. - totality principle - proportionality - mental health - the judge’s duty to assist

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