Category Archives: Remedies

Constitutional Exemptions for Physician Assisted Dying: The First Case of Judicial Authorization in Alberta

By: Jennifer Koshan PDF Version: Constitutional Exemptions for Physician Assisted Dying: The First Case of Judicial Authorization in Alberta Case Commented On: HS (Re), 2016 ABQB 121 (CanLII) On February 29, 2016, Justice Sheilah Martin of the Alberta Court of … Continue reading

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Physician-Assisted Dying Once Again Before the Supreme Court: What Just Happened?

By: Elliot Holzman PDF Version: Physician-Assisted Dying Once Again Before the Supreme Court: What Just Happened? Case Commented On: Carter v Canada (Attorney General), 2016 SCC 4 On February 6, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada handed down its much-anticipated … Continue reading

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Litigating Death in Care Cases in Alberta

By: Avnish Nanda PDF Version: Litigating Death in Care Cases in Alberta Legislation and Cases Commented On: Fatal Accidents Act, RSA 2000, c F-8, Argent v Gray, 2015 ABQB 292, FRN v Alberta, 2014 ABQB 375, SM v Alberta, 2014 ABQB 376 More … Continue reading

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Punitive Damages Now Possible in Alberta in Fatal Accident Actions

By: Iwan Saunders PDF Version: Punitive Damages Now Possible in Alberta in Fatal Accident Actions Case commented on: Steinkrauss v Afridi, 2013 ABCA 417, as clarified at 2014 ABCA 14 As a result of Steinkrauss v Afridi in the Court … Continue reading

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Court of Appeal Confirms the Availability of a Disgorgement Remedy as a Possible Means of Assessing Damages for Breach of a Modern Land Claim Agreement

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version:Court of Appeal Confirms the Availability of a Disgorgement Remedy as a Possible Means of Assessing Damages for Breach of a Modern Land Claim Agreement Case commented on: Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated v Canada (Attorney General), 2014 … Continue reading

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