Court of Appeal of Quebec

The Highest Court in Quebec

The Court of Appeal has been in continuous existence since 1849 and is the highest court in Quebec. In the vast majority of cases, the Court of Appeal is the final arbiter of the matters brought before it. Through its commitment to judicial independence and impartiality, and its efforts to ensure access to justice, it stands today as one of the primary bastions of the rule of law in Quebec.

By Order in Council of the Government of Quebec bearing number 1288-2019, the following constitutional question is submitted to the Court of Appeal...

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On January 17, 2020, Justice Claude C. Gagnon will retire from the Court of Appeal of Quebec. Justice Gagnon was appointed a judge of the Superior...

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Certain judicial fees and court fees have been indexed as of January 1, 2020. The new fees are: ...

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Class action - authorization - procedure - incidental - amicus curiae intervention - matters of public interest - expediency

Read the summary on Amnistie Internationale Canada v. Environnement Jeunesse

Labour – constitutional jurisdiction – telecommunications – subcontractor – health and safety – application – derivative federal jurisdiction

Read the summary on Madysta Télécom Ltée c. Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail

Professions - Collège des médecins - recognition of equivalence - medical specialist - applicable criteria - interpretation of regulation

Read the summary on Langlais v. Collège des médecins du Québec

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MOTIONS CALENDAR - Availability of panels of three judges or a judge in chambers

Consult the calendar to determine the hearing dates currently available for presenting motions