Category Archives: Property

Clarified: The Rebuttable Presumption of a Purchase Money Resulting Trust

By: Jonnette Watson Hamilton PDF Version: Clarified: The Rebuttable Presumption of a Purchase Money Resulting Trust Case Commented On: Singh v Kaler, 2017 ABCA 275 (CanLII) Singh v Kaler is a useful case for two purposes. First, it clearly describes the … Continue reading

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Lease Terminates by Reason of Wells Shut-in for Producing in Excess of the Prescribed Gas to Oil Ratio

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version: Lease Terminates by Reason of Wells Shut-in for Producing in Excess of the Prescribed Gas to Oil Ratio Case Commented On: Canadian Natural Resources Limited v Rife Resources Ltd., 2017 SKQB 307 (CanLII) Canadian Natural Resources … Continue reading

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Property Division for Common-law Couples: The Problem, the Project, and the Proposals

By: Laura Buckingham PDF Version: Property Division for Common-law Couples: The Problem, the Project, and the Proposals Report Commented On: Alberta Law Reform Institute, Property Division: Common Law Couples and Adult Interdependent Partners, Report for Discussion 30 The Alberta Law Reform … Continue reading

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Reconciling the Application of the Interjurisdictional Immunity Doctrine to Aboriginal Title and Lands Reserved

By: Jennifer Koshan PDF Version: Reconciling the Application of the Interjurisdictional Immunity Doctrine to Aboriginal Title and Lands Reserved Case Commented On: McCaleb v Rose, 2017 BCCA 318 (CanLII) It is a challenge to teach the interjurisdictional immunity (IJI) doctrine these … Continue reading

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GRTAs, Patch Agreements, Indefeasible Title and Collapse Orders

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version: GRTAs, Patch Agreements, Indefeasible Title and Collapse Orders Case Commented On: Chesterworld Holdings Ltd v Computershare Trust Company of Canada, 2017 ABQB 43 (CanLII) This decision involves the interpretation of a will from 1949 as well … Continue reading

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