Information About Law of the Lands – Farm, Energy and Enviro Law
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The Nova Scotia Supreme Court has recently heard the case of a farmer looking to exercise a right to take hay that was first created in 1960. The Court explained:This application involves the interpretation of a reservation of a hay/crop right in favour of GC, his heirs and assigns” in a 19... Read more »
The appellant succeeded in obtaining an order in the Court of Queen’s Bench quashing a municipal bylaw expropriating a portion of his farm land. In consequence, he asked the Chambers judge to order the municipality to pay him the costs he had incurred in having the bylaw set aside. His solicitor-c... Read more »
A father and mother sold their farming business as a going-concern, including all real and personal property, to their son and daughter-in-law. Everyone signed a memorandum of agreement outlining the terms of the transfer. The memorandum listed various ways in which the purchase pri... Read more »
The City of Hamilton moved successfully for the dismissal of expropriation-related Notices of Arbitration and Statements of Claim on the basis that the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) had no jurisdiction to hear the matters; no expropriations had taken place.The proposed expropriations related to... Read more »
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