Monthly Archives: February 2010

ABlawg at Two: Assessing Our Impact

February 26, 2010 is the second anniversary of ABlawg. To mark this occasion, we are interested in hearing from our readers about the impact and usefulness of ABlawg.Here are some of the questions on which we would appreciate receiving feedback: … Continue reading

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Court of Appeal Decision on Privacy Process Likely to Have Significant Impact on Office of Information and Privacy Commissioner

Case considered: Alberta Teachers’ Association v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), 2010 ABCA 26 PDF version:  Court of Appeal Decision on Privacy Process Likely to Have Significant Impact on Office of Information and Privacy Commissioner In a rare move, the … Continue reading

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MiningWatch Canada v. Canada (Fisheries and Oceans): Hoisted on one’s own petard?*

Case considered: MiningWatch Canada v. Canada (Fisheries and Oceans), 2010 SCC 2 PDF version: MiningWatch Canada v. Canada (Fisheries and Oceans): Hoisted on one’s own petard? Ecojustice, on behalf of its client MiningWatch Canada, declared victory on January 21, 2010 … Continue reading

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The Availability of Relief from Forfeiture for Non-Payment of a Life Insurance Premium

Case considered: Community Credit Union Ltd. v. Transamerica Life Canada, 2009 ABQB 704 PDF version:   The Availability of Relief from Forfeiture for Non-Payment of a Life Insurance Premium This is a well-researched and clearly written decision by Justice Keith Yamauchi on an … Continue reading

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The Mackenzie Gas Project and Shale Gas

Matter considered: Alternatives North, Notice of Motion, Mackenzie Gas Project, asking the National Energy Board to order the proponent to provide the Board with an update on the North American gas market PDF version:   The Mackenzie Gas Project and Shale … Continue reading

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