Author: Maneesha Gupta

Nelson, BC

Nelson (City) v Mowatt : Don’t Apply the Inconsistent Use Doctrine in BC (and Don’t Meddle with the Trial Judge)

In Nelson (City) v Mowatt, 2017 SCC 8 [Mowatt], the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) recently found that the British Columbia Court of Appeal (“BCCA”) erred when it interfered with...


And This Little Piggy Went to the Market: Court Rules that Quebec’s Farm Income Stabilization Program is not an Insurance Contract

Lafortune v Financière agricole du Québec, 2016 SCC 35, is a recent decision by the Supreme Court of Canada directly impacting Québec’s farming industry.  The decision affirms La Financière Agricole...