Court of Appeal of Quebec

The Highest Court in Quebec

The Court of Appeal has been in continuous existence since 1849 and is the highest court in Quebec. In the vast majority of cases, the Court of Appeal is the final arbiter of the matters brought before it. Through its commitment to judicial independence and impartiality, and its efforts to ensure access to justice, it stands today as one of the primary bastions of the rule of law in Quebec.

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments at the Court of Appeal of...

Read more on Two new judges at the Court of Appeal of Quebec

Please note that, from now on, pitchers of water will no longer be available in courtrooms to counsel and parties who appear in person. Thus, we...

Read more on Modification to the rules to be followed by counsel and parties who plead in person in the courtrooms

Recruitment for law clerk positions commencing in January and June 2022 is now open. Prospective candidates may submit their applications at any time...

Read more on Call for Applications – Clerkship Positions at the Court of Appeal of Quebec – January and June 2022

Labour - prescription - article 2895 C.C.Q. - union – CNESST - identity of parties

Read the summary on Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail v. 7956517 Canada inc.

Lease – commercial lease – obligation of the lessee – obligation of the lessor – exception for nonperformance – interpretation of arts. 51 and 342...

Read the summary on Biron v. 150 Marchand Holdings inc.

R. v. Bélanger

Criminal – manslaughter – shaken baby – acquittal – sufficiency of grounds – expert evidence – admissibility of evidence – polygraph

Read the summary on R. v. Bélanger

Virtual courtrooms

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COVID-19 Pandemic - Update

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Pilots projects currently underway

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MOTIONS CALENDAR - Availability of panels of three judges or a judge in chambers


Consult the calendar to determine
the hearing dates currently available
for presenting motions