Our lawyers regularly write papers and make presentations.
You can find some of the recent ones here.
Death & Dower: How Dower and a Family Maintenance and Support Claim Interact
When a surviving spouse has a vested dower right in the deceased’s homestead and makes a family maintenance and support claim on the estate, how does that FMS claim interact with the dower life estate? In working through a FMS claim, how is the dower life estate valued? What side of the ledger is it […]Read More
Administrative Law in 2017 Part II – Two Additional Cases
In addition to the cases noted in my annual paper, the following very recent decisions also deserve comment: 1. Garneau Community League v. Edmonton (City)—Capilano (Round Two) 2. Barreau du Québec v. Quebec (Attorney General)Read More
From Coast To Coast: The Year In Review In Administrative Law 2017
The past year has once again provided a number of interesting administrative law decisions which highlight the complexities encountered in judicial reviews and appeals. Cases involving standards of review and jurisdiction have been particularly plentiful, while a number of cases dealing with standing, procedural fairness, and the Charter are also worthy of note. TABLE OF CONTENTS I. INTRODUCTION […]Read More