Développements récents en droit constitutionnel 2019-2020


This online course will examine the recent developments in constitutional law at the Supreme Court of Canada and the other courts of appeal under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Constitution Act, 1867.

The course will be given in French.

Registration (fee)

 

Provisional list of cases

1. Constitutional procedure

  • Canada (Sécurité publique et Protection civile) c. Chhina, 2019 CSC 29
  • Renvoi à la Cour d’appel du Québec portant sur la constitutionnalité des dispositions de l’art. 35 C.p.c. qui fixent à moins de 85 000 $ la compétence pécuniaire exclusive de la Cour du Québec et sur la compétence d’appel, 2019 QCCA 1492, notice of appeal SCC, 2019-10-10, 38837
  • Hak c. P.G. du Québec, 2019 QCCA 2145, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2020-01-21, 39016
  • Alberta Union of Provincial Employees v. Alberta, 2019 ABCA 320

2. Division of powers

  • Transport Desgagnés Inc. c. Wärtsilä Inc., 2019 CSC 58
  • Canada (Procureur général) c. British Columbia Investment Management Corp., 2019 CSC 63
  • Renvoi relatif à la Environmental Management Act, 2020 CSC 1
  • Association canadienne pour les armes à feu c. P.G. du Québec, 2019 QCCA 755, leave to appeal SCC denied
  • P.G. du Québec c. IMTT-Québec Inc, 2019 QCCA 1598, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2019-11-25, 38929
  • Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act, 2019 ONCA 544, SCC hearing set 2020-03-25, 38781
  • Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act, 2019 SKCA 40, SCC hearing set 2020-03-24, 38663

3. Canadian Charter

  • Bemister v. Canada (AG), 2019 FCA 190
  • Kreishan v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2019 FCA 223, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2019-10-19, 38864
  • Moretto v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2019 FCA 261, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2020-01-10, 38964; Revell v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2019 FCA 262, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2019-11-25, 38891
  • Droit de la famille – 19185, 2019 QCCA 1484, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2019-11-12, 38912
  • Ville de Montréal c. Astral Media Affichage, 2019 QCCA 1609, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2019-11-25, 38911
  • Bérubé c. Ville de Québec, 2019 QCCA 1764
  • UAlberta Pro-Life v. Governors of the University of Alberta, 2020 ABCA 1
  • Johnston c. Meyer, 2019 NBCA 39, leave to appeal SCC denied
  • Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, 2019 ONCA 393
  • Langenfeld v. Toronto (City) Police Services Board, 2019 ONCA 716, leave to appeal SCC filed, 2019-12-05, 38909
  • McKitty (Litigation guardian of) v. Hayani, 2019 ONCA 805

4. Miscellaneous

  • Motard c. P.G. du Canada, 2019 QCCA 1826, leave to appeal filed SCC, 2019-12-23, 38986
  • Cote et Son Excavating Ltd. v. Burnaby (City), 2019 BCCA 168, leave to appeal SCC denied
  • Walter v. British Columbia (AG), 2019 BCCA 221, leave to appeal SCC denied

This content has been updated on 17 September 2020 at 17 h 54 min.