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Monday Morning Case Bites for July 6, 2020

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Amanda Kostek & Steven Graham

Alderson v Wawanesa Life Insurance Company, 2020 ABCA 243
Application to Dismiss for Delay | Judicial Discretion
Balogun v Pandher, 2020 ABQB 386
Motor Vehicle Collision | Damages Assessment

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Monday Morning Case Bites for June 22, 2020

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Amanda Kostek & Steven Graham

Magnus v Mason, 2020 ABCA 237
Condominium Unit Owner | Common Property
Laridae v. Co-operators, 2020 ONSC 2198
Duty to Defend | Enforceability of Exclusion Clauses

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Monday Morning Case Bites for June 15, 2020

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Amanda Kostek & Steven Graham

Ewashko v Hugo, 2020 ABCA 228
Expert Witnesses
L Egoroff Transport Ltd v Green Leaf Fuel Distributors Inc, 2020 ABQB 360
Limitation Period | Application to Strike
Dirk v Toews, 2020 Read More

Update to Court Procedures in Alberta

Resumption of Masters / Justice Chambers

The Court of Queen’s Bench has recently announced that they will be hosting regular chambers applications via Webex, provided the application can be heard in less than 20 minutes. The Court is working on a procedure for special applications and expects to announce further procedures in the near Read More

Update on Court Procedures – June 1, 2020

The Court of Queen’s Bench has announced that for matters where all parties are represented by Counsel, applications that would otherwise be heard on notice in Justice Chambers, including special applications, can now be submitted by desk application with written argument. This includes Master’s Appeals, Appeals from the Provincial Court, Minor’s Property Settlements, but Read More

Monday Morning Case Bites for June 1, 2020

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Amanda Kostek & Steven Graham

Pulkinen v Crowsnest Pass (Municipality), 2020 ABPC 91
Provincial Court | Costs Awards
The issue in this case was Provincial Court Costs.  The Municipality successfully defended a claim brought by the Read More