Search
Searching Content indexed under Land Law & Agriculture by WeirFoulds LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1  
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
Panic In Wychwood Park?
On May 18, 2017, the Ontario Court of Appeal ("the Court") released its decision in Black v. Owen.
Canada
1 Jun 2017
2
Supreme Court Restores Compensation Award For New Highway Construction
Where no land is actually taken from landowners, when is a public authority liable to pay compensation for the construction of public works?
Canada
10 Apr 2013
3
Toronto’s City-Wide Zoning By-law: Revisited
The City of Toronto ("the City") recently released a revamped version of its Comprehensive Zoning By-law, which will update land use controls on most properties in the City.
Canada
7 Sep 2012
4
Saving Ontario’s Heritage: The Municipal Application Of Part IV Of The Ontario Heritage Act
The Ontario Heritage Act, "an Act to provide for the Conservation, Protection and Preservation of the Heritage of Ontario", (the "Act") has been with us, in principle, since March 5, 1975.
Canada
29 Feb 2012
5
An Unprecedented Decision In Municipal Conflict Of Interest Law — Tuchenhagen v Mondoux*
Every municipal councillor and municipal legal advisor in Ontario should review carefully both the majority and dissenting judgments in this Divisional Court decision released October 26, 2011, particularly the decision of the majority as to when and how the councillor in this case was concluded to have acquired a pecuniary interest in the sale of a municipally-owned property.
Canada
22 Nov 2011
6
W.J. Holdings Limited v. City of Toronto
The City of Toronto was found in contempt of an Ontario Municipal Board order requiring the City to issue demolition permits without conditions.
Canada
18 Nov 2011
7
The Role Of The Ontario Municipal Board In Human Rights Issues
This article examines the role and jurisdiction of the Ontario Municipal Board (the "Board") with respect to human rights issues emerging from the land use planning process in light of the reasons of the Board in "Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario v. Waterloo".
Canada
7 Sep 2011
8
Smith v. Alliance Pipeline Ltd.
In this case the Supreme Court of Canada held that it was reasonable for an arbitration panel formed pursuant to the National Energy Board Act to award substantial indemnity costs to an individual whose land has been expropriated.
Canada
25 Feb 2011
9
Vancouver (City) v. Zhang
This appeal was concerned with whether a by-law prohibiting the construction of new structures on city streets without first obtaining written consent from the City of Vancouver was constitutionally valid (the "by-law").
Canada
8 Feb 2011
10
Case Law Update: "Quebec (A.G.) v. Lacombe"
This is the first of two decisions released concurrently by the Supreme Court of Canada assessing the constitutional authority of provincial regulation (and municipal land-use by-laws) impacting the field of aeronautics through the division of powers analysis.
Canada
10 Jan 2011
11
Case Law Update: "Rio Tinto Alcan Inc. v. Carrier Sekani Tribal Council"
The Kenney Dam was built in Northwest British Columbia in the 1950s. The dam and reservoir altered the water flow to the Nechako River, to which the Carrier Sekani Tribal Council First Nations ("CSTC") have a land claim.
Canada
10 Jan 2011
12
Case Law Update: "Quebec (A.G.) v. Canadian Owners and Pilots Association"
This case concerns an aerodrome built by two private citizens on lands zoned "agricultural" in Québec.
Canada
10 Jan 2011
Links to Result pages
 
1