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Freemen-on-the-land in civil and criminal courts: an update on the Fearn cases

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
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  • April 2 2014

Last February, the issue of Freemen-on-the-Land Sovereign Citizens in Alberta courts was reignited by the case of Fearn v Canada Customs, 2014 ABQB

ONSC "permits" insured's coverage request

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 25 2014

The Superior Court has released a new decision on whether an insured violated a statutory condition in the standard Ontario Automobile Policy. In

Changing cost trends in class actions

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 25 2014

In 2013, Justice Belobaba released five decisions that addressed legal principles relating to awards of costs on class action certification motions

Staying a third party claim: is the third party bound to findings in the common issues trial?

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 20 2014

As we have written previously, Canadian courts have taken various approaches to permitting third party claims where they may complicate a class

Senior lawyers matter in E-Discovery

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 18 2014

I am not being replaced with a robot! Well, not yet. In the E-Discovery world, a debate has raged over the past couple of years as to whether

Guns, border guards, and the Magna Carta: the Freemen-on-the-Land are back in Alberta courts

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

The Freemen-on-the-Land movement is back in Alberta courts and the spectre of OPCA (Organized Pseudolegal Commercial Argument) litigants has once

Supreme Court of Canada to decide if a lawyer subject to enforcement proceedings can claim solicitor-client privilege

  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 13 2014

The Supreme Court of Canada recently granted leave to appeal in Minister of National Revenue v Duncan Thompson, 2013 FCA 197, which touches on the

Beyond e-discovery legal process outsourcing (LPO) - risk, rewards and best practices

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 12 2014

LPO refers to the process of procuring legal services from an external provider. There is nothing new about outsourcing legal services - companies

The jury knows best

  • Stewart McKelvey
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • March 12 2014

Of late, juries in Nova Scotia have taken quite a beating. Over the past couple of years, courts have been more and more likely to strike jury

Interference with economic relations by unlawful means

  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 19 2014

In the recent case of AI Enterprises Ltd v Bram Enterprises Ltd, 2014 SCC 12, the Supreme Court of Canada clarifies the unsettled scope of the tort