Heritage Capital Corp v Equitable Trust

James Steele offers two significant lessons to purchasers of Canadian heritage properties in his analysis of Heritage Capital Corp v Equitable Trust.  The article as it appeared on The Court.ca can be read here.

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Sean Sinclair Successfully Argues for Removal of Publication Ban

CTV v Stonne  (2016 SKQB 300)

In this September 13, 2016 decision from the Court of Queen’s Bench, the Honourable Justice Acton quashed a decision granting a publication ban in a criminal matter. Justice Acton considered some jurisdictional issues and reiterated the legal tests that need to be applied to consider publication ban requests.  Ultimately, the position of the media organizations, CTV and the Saskatoon StarPhoenix represented by Sean Sinclair, was successful and the publication ban was removed.


Month: October 2016