Author Archives: Shaun Fluker

About Shaun Fluker

B.Comm. (Alberta), LL.B. (Victoria), LL.M. (Calgary). Associate Professor. Please click here for more information.

CPAWS Presents to the Expert Panel for Environmental Assessment

By: Shaun Fluker, Kristina Roberts, and Drew Yewchuk PDF Version:  CPAWS Presents to the Expert Panel for Environmental Assessment Case Commented On: Expert Panel Review of Environmental Assessment Processes The Expert Panel charged with reviewing Canada’s environmental assessment regime continues to … Continue reading

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Comments on the Proposed Species at Risk Act Permitting Policy

By: Shaun Fluker and Drew Yewchuk PDF Version: Comments on the Proposed Species at Risk Act Permitting Policy Proposed Policy Commented On: Government of Canada. Species at Risk Act Permitting Policy [Proposed] Environment and Climate Change Canada has released a series … Continue reading

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The Supreme Court of Canada (By a Slim Majority) Confirms the Presumption of Deference in Alberta

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: The Supreme Court of Canada (By a Slim Majority) Confirms the Presumption of Deference in Alberta Case Commented On: Edmonton (City) v Edmonton East (Capilano) Shopping Centres Ltd,  2016 SCC 47 In 2015 the Alberta Court … Continue reading

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Does Judicial Review Apply to Decisions Made by Religious Groups?

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: Does Judicial Review Apply to Decisions Made by Religious Groups? Case Commented On: Wall v Judicial Committee of the Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2016 ABCA 255 (CanLII) September at the law school for me includes … Continue reading

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The Standard of Patent Unreasonableness Lives On

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: The Standard of Patent Unreasonableness Lives On Case Commented On: British Columbia (Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal) v Fraser Health Authority, 2016 SCC 25 (CanLII) In its recent British Columbia (Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal) v Fraser Health … Continue reading

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