Last blog added on Monday, August 14th, 2017

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Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ


Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered 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. PROFESSIONS : La demande en jugement déclaratoire de la Chambre des notaires du Québec et... more »

2017 Annotated Quebec Civil Code Available for Free on CAIJ Quebec Legal Info Portal

Library Boy

The 20th edition (2017) of the Code civil du Québec annoté by Jean-Louis Baudouin & Yvon Renaud is now available on the website of the CAIJ.CAIJ is the Centre d'accès à l'information juridique, the network of courthouse law libraries associated with the Québec Bar Association.The annotate... more »

The NAFTA E-commerce Chapter: Ensuring the New Chapter Reflects Canadian Priorities

Michael Geist

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland outlined Canada's NAFTA negotiating objectives in talk earlier this week, identifying the need to modernize NAFTA so that "all sectors of our economy can reap the full benefits of the digital revolution." I posted yesterday on how the IP chapter could be u... more »

Court Finds Husband Just “Going Through the Motions” on His Job Search

FamilyLLB – Ontario Divorce & Family Law Blog

Court Finds Husband Just “Going Through the Motions” on His Job Search One of the basic principles underpinning Ontario family law, is that the parties must behave with good faith towards each other in when participating in the separation and divorce process. And courts are wary – and frequent... more »

Cyclist With No Recollection of Collision Has Claim Dismissed Against Unidentified Motorist

BC Injury Law And ICBC Claims Blog

Reasons for judgement were released today by the BC Supreme Court, Victoria Registry, dismissing an injury claim against involving an unidentified motorist because the Plaintiff had, due to injuries, no recollection of the collision and no evidence to establish driver negligence. In today’s ca... more »

Tout ce que les entreprises savent sur vous… à votre insu (Radio-Canada, 31 juillet 2017)

Vincent Gautrais

Avant même de prendre la route vers une autre ville, Facebook savait que vous en aviez probablement l’intention et il a possiblement déjà communiqué, à votre insu, cette information à des agences de publicité, qui vous proposeront des offres d’hébergement. Et si vos recherches po... more »

British Columbia Commissioner finds that "Creep Catchers" violated province's privacy law

Canadian Privacy Law Blog

The Information and Privacy Commissioner of British Columbia has just released a very interesting decision and order against the "Surrey Creep Catchers". The Creep Catchers are a loosely affiliated group of people whose stated purpose is to expose online predators, particularly those who will then a... more »