Docket for November/December 2018

NOTE: Cases will be added below as soon as they are set down for hearing. Additional details will be added as they become available.

CASE DECISION BEING
APPEALED
DATE, TIME
AND COURTROOM
COUNSEL

CA 473097

Dawn Marie Klefenz
v.
Byron Kees Klefenz

 

Panel Members:
Bryson, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-01-05)

2015 NSSC 196

The appellant challenges the calculation of spousal support.

 

Tuesday,
November 13, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

Kenzie MacKinnon, Q.C. for the Appellant

Janice E. Beaton, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CA 475173

Atlantic Mining NS Corp. (formerly known as D.D.V. Gold Limited)
v.
Wayne Oakley, The Attorney General of Nova Scotia and the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board

 

Panel Members:
Bryson, J.A.
Oland, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board
(2018-02-23)

2018 NSUARB 37

NSUARB-M07287

The appellant challenges the UARB's interpretation of the Expropriation Act.

 

Tuesday,
November 13, 2018

2:00pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

John A. Keith, Q.C. and Jack Townsend for the Appellants

Robert H. Pineo for Mr. Oakley

Bruce Outhouse, Q.C. for NSUARB

 

CA 473695

Unfiltered Brewing Incorporated
v.
Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation and Attorney General of Nova Scotia

 

Panel Members:
Farrar, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.
Derrick, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-04-17)

2018 NSSC 14

The appellant challenges the constitutional validity of a remittance it is required to pay to the NSLC.

 

Thursday,
November 15, 2018

10:00am
and
2:00pm

Full Day

 

Courtroom 502

 

Richard W. Norman for the Appellant

Edward A. Gores, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CAC 472065

William Roger MacLellan
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:
MacDonald, C.J.N.S.
Beveridge, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2017-11-30)

2017 NSSC 307

This appeal challenges a judge's refusal to appoint a personal representative to continue an appeal from conviction.

 

PUBLICATION BAN s.486.4 CC - Identity of the victim and any information that could identify the victim

 

Monday,
November 19, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

Mark T. Knox, Q.C. for the Appellant

Jennifer MacLellan, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CA 475329

James Jessome
v.
Kyle David Beaton

 

Panel Members:
Derrick, J.A.
Oland, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-03-07)

Appellant appeals from the decision regarding a right of way.

 

Wednesday,
November 21, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

Alan Stanwick for the Appellant

Sean MacDonald for the Respondent

 

CAC 473617

Her Majesty the Queen
v.
Houssen Sahl Ali Milad

 

Panel Members:
Beveridge, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Derrick, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2017-11-12)

The Crown challenges the Summary Conviction Appeal Court's dismissal of an appeal from an acquittal.

PUBLICATION BAN s.486.4 CC - Identity of the victim and any information that could identify the victim

 

Monday,
November 26, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

Mark Scott, Q.C. for the Appellant

Thomas Singleton for the Respondent

 

CA 462245

Gayle Crooks, Archie Gillis and Karen McGrath
v.
CIBC World Markets Inc./Marches Mondiaux CIBC Inc., carrying on business as CIBC Wood Gundy

 

Panel Members:
Farrar, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.
Scanlan, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2017-03-24)

2016 NSSC 145

A panel of the Court will hear submissions on whether to overturn the dismissal of the appeal.

PUBLICATION BAN - Confidentiality Order issued by the Court of Appeal

 

Tuesday,
November 27, 2018

10:00am
and
2:00pm

Full Day

 

Courtroom 502

 

Peter M. Rogers, Q.C. for the Appellant

John A. Keith, Q.C. and Jack Townsend for the Respondents

 

CA 478953

Elfreda Freeman, in her capacity as Trustee of the Elfreda Freeman Alter Ego Trust (2015)
v.
Elizabeth Payne, Janet Wile and Ponhook Lodge Limited

 

Panel Members:
Beveridge, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.
Derrick, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-07-25)

Application for leave to appeal interlocutory order.

 

Wednesday,
November 28, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

Roderick (Rory) H. Rogers, Q.C. for the Appellant

Andrew Christofi Respondent in Person

 

CA 474319

Alexander MacNeil, by his Litigation Guardian Tania Bond-MacNeil
v.
Andrzej Kajetanowicz

 

Panel Members:
Farrar, J.A.
Fichaud, J.A.
Scanlan, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-02-13)

Mr. MacNeil appeals from the dismissal of his negligence action. Mr. MacNeil submits that the presiding judge misinstructed the jury and improperly allowed cross-examination of an expert report that was not in evidence.

 

Wednesday,
December 5, 2018

10:00am
and
2:00pm

Full Day

 

Courtroom 502

 

Raymond F. Wagner, Q.C. for the Appellant

Brian Downie for the Respondent

 

CA 472717

The Halifax Herald Limited
v.
Calvin Clarke

 

Panel Members:
Beveridge, J.A.
Oland, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2017-12-21)

2017 NSSC 337

The appellant challenges the trial judge's finding that the respondent was constructively dismissed.

 

Thursday,
December 6, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

G. Grant Machum for the Appellant

Colin D. Bryson, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CA 472465

Michele Hovey Raymond
v.
Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner and Halifax Regional Municipality and Attorney General of Nova Scotia

 

Panel Members:
Bryson, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.
Derrick, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-03-12)

2017 NSSC 322

Ms. Raymond appeals from the dismissal of her judicial review application.

 

Monday,
December 10, 2018

10:00am

 

Courtroom 502

 

Michele Hovey Raymond, Appellant in Person

Jason T. Cooke for the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner

Karen E. MacDonald for HRM

 

CA 478929

Josh Sparks
v.
Catherine Holland

 

Panel Members:
Farrar, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.
Fichaud, J.A.
Derrick, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
(2018-07-26)

2018 NSSC 136

The appellant's insurer contests the amount of an insurance benefit.

 

Monday,
December 10, 2018

2:00pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

Christopher W. Madill and Tipper McEwan for the Appellant

Colin D. Bryson, Q.C. and Denise Mack for the Respondent

 

CAC 476984

(C.) P.C.H.
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:
Beveridge, J.A.
Scanlan, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Rescheduled to May – June term 2019

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Provincial Court
(2018-06-08)

The appellant appeals his convictions for sexual touching and sexual intercourse on the basis of ineffective assistance of counsel.

PUBLICATION BAN s.486.4 CC - Identity of the victim; identity of the accused also covered to protect identity of victim and any information that could identify either of them.

 

Tuesday,
December 11, 2018

10:00am
and
2:00pm

Full Day

 

Courtroom 502

 

Jim O'Neil for the Appellant

Mark Scott, Q.C. for the Respondent

William L. Mahody, Q.C. for LIANS
(Jeffrie Lattie)

 

CA 478717
CA478716

Ian John McNichol, Catherine McNichol, 3248666 Nova Scotia Limited, 3226956 Nova Scotia Limited, Lakefield Holdings Limited and Stork Holdings Limited
v.
Pamela Jean Dixon and 3226957 Nova Scotia Limited

 

Panel Members:
Bourgeois, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court
CA 478717
(2018-07-11)

CA 478716
(2018-07-11)

The appellants appeal from an interlocutory decision to produce documents.

 

Wednesday,
December 12, 2018

2:00pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

Mary Jane McGinty for the Appellants

Andrew Fraser, Q.C. for the Respondents