Docket

36616

Deborah Louise Douez v. Facebook, Inc.

(British Columbia) (Civil) (By Leave)

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2017-07-04 Appeal closed
2017-06-26 Formal judgment sent to the registrar of the court of appeal and all parties
2017-06-26 Judgment on appeal and notice of deposit of judgment sent to all parties
2017-06-23 Judgment on the appeal rendered, CJ Abe Mo Ka Wa Ga Côt, The appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal for British Columbia (Vancouver), Number CA41917, 2015 BCCA 279, dated June 19, 2015, heard on November 4, 2016, is allowed with costs to the appellant. The forum selection clause is unenforceable. The chambers judge’s order dismissing Facebook, Inc.’s application to have the British Columbia Supreme Court decline jurisdiction is restored. McLachlin C.J., and Moldaver and Côté JJ. dissent.
Allowed, with costs
2016-11-22 Transcript received, 129 pages
2016-11-04 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2016-11-04 Intervener's condensed book, (Book Form), Submitted in Court (14 copies) Information Technology Association of Canada
2016-11-04 Intervener's condensed book, (Book Form), Submitted in Court (14 copies) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-11-04 Respondent's condensed book, (Book Form), Submitted in Court (14 copies) Facebook, Inc.
2016-11-04 Appellant's condensed book, (Book Form), Submitted in Court (14 copies) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-11-04 Hearing of the appeal, 2016-11-04, CJ Abe Mo Ka Wa Ga Côt
Judgment reserved
2016-11-01 Order by, Ka, FURTHER TO THE ORDER dated August 26, 2016, granting leave to intervene to the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic, the Information Technology Association of Canada and the Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada;
IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED THAT:
The said four (4) interveners are each granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding ten (10) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.
Granted
2016-11-01 Order on motion to extend time, by JUSTICE KARAKATSANIS
2016-11-01 Decision on motion to extend time, Ka, UPON APPLICATION by the intervener, Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic, for an order extending the time to serve and file its factum and book of authorities to October 26, 2016, and for permission to present oral argument at the hearing of the appeal pursuant to Rule 71(3);
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
The motion is granted.
Granted
2016-11-01 Submission of motion to extend time, Ka
2016-10-31 Reply to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-10-31, (Printed version filed on 2016-10-31) Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
2016-10-28 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-10-28, (Printed version filed on 2016-10-28) Facebook, Inc.
2016-10-27 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-10-27, (Printed version filed on 2016-10-27) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-10-27 Correspondence received from, 4 reserved seats requested Deborah Louise Douez
2016-10-27 Notice of appearance, Ward K. Branch, Q.C., Christopher Rhone and Michael Sobkin will be present at the hearing. Mr. Branch, Q.C. and Mr. Rhone will present oral arguments, Deborah Louise Douez
2016-10-26 Notice of appearance, Cynthia Kuehl and Meredith Jones will be present at the hearing. Ms. Kuehl will present oral arguments. Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-10-26 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-26, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-26) Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
2016-10-26 Motion to extend time, (Letter Form), To serve and file the Factum and Book of Authorities, Completed on: 2016-10-26, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-26) Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
2016-10-26 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-26, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-26) Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
2016-10-21 Notice of appearance, Jason Berall and Derek Bell will be present at the hearing. Mr. Bell will present oral arguments. Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-10-21 Notice of appearance, Matthew Gottlieb, Paul Michell and Ian Matthews will be present at the hearing. Mr. Gottlieb will present oral arguments. Information Technology Association of Canada
2016-10-21 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-21, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-21) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-10-21 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-21, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-21) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-10-21 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-21, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-21) Information Technology Association of Canada
2016-10-21 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-21, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-21) Information Technology Association of Canada
2016-10-21 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-21, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-21) Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-10-21 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-10-21, (Electronic version filed on 2016-10-21) Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-10-20 Notice of appearance, Mark Gelowitz, Tristram Mallett and David Rankin will be present at the hearing. M. Gelowitz and M. Mallett will present oral arguments. Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-30 Appeal perfected for hearing
2016-08-29 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-30) Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-29 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-30) Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-29 Respondent's book of authorities, (Book Form), (2 volumes), Completed on: 2016-08-29, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-30) Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-29 Respondent's record, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-08-29, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-30) Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-29 Respondent's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-08-29, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-30) Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-26 Notice of hearing sent to parties
2016-08-26 Order on motion for leave to intervene
2016-08-26 Decision on the motion for leave to intervene, Ka, UPON APPLICATIONS by the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic, the Information Technology Association of Canada and the Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada for leave to intervene in the above appeal;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
The motions for leave to intervene are granted and the said four (4) interveners shall be entitled to each serve and file a factum not exceeding ten (10) pages in length on or before October 21, 2016.
The requests to present oral argument are deferred to a date following receipt and consideration of the written arguments of the parties and the interveners.
The appellant’s request to serve and file a ten (10) page factum in reply to the interveners’ factums is dismissed.
The interveners are not entitled to raise new issues or to adduce further evidence or otherwise to supplement the record of the parties.
Pursuant to Rule 59(1)(a) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada, the interveners shall pay to the appellant and respondent any additional disbursements occasioned to the appellant and respondent by their intervention.
Granted
2016-08-26 Submission of motion for leave to intervene, Ka
2016-08-19 Correspondence received from, Counsel for the appellant certifies that no documents filed are subject to the above-mentioned confidentiality orders
Deborah Louise Douez
2016-08-19 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Supplementary, Completed on: 2016-08-19, (Printed version filed on 2016-08-22) Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-08-19 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, Completed on: 2016-08-22, (Printed version filed on 2016-08-22) Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-08-18 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, Completed on: 2016-08-18 Information Technology Association of Canada
2016-08-15 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, Completed on: 2016-08-15 Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
2016-08-12 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-08-12, (Printed version filed on 2016-08-12) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-08-12 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-08-12, (Printed version filed on 2016-08-12) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-08-10 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2016-11-04
Judgment reserved
2016-08-08 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-08-08, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-08) Facebook, Inc.
2016-08-02 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), filed with motion for leave to intervene, Completed on: 2016-08-02, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-02) Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-08-02 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-08-02, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-02) Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada
2016-08-02 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-08-02, (Electronic version filed on 2016-08-02) Information Technology Association of Canada
2016-08-02 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-08-02 Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
2016-07-29 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-07-29 Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-07-04 Supplemental document, (Book Form), Supplemental Book of Authorities, Completed on: 2016-07-11, (Electronic version filed on 2016-07-11) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-07-04 Appellant's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-07-11, (Electronic version filed on 2016-07-11) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-07-04 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2016-07-11) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-07-04 Appellant's book of authorities, (Book Form), (4 volumes), Completed on: 2016-07-11, (Electronic version filed on 2016-07-11) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-07-04 Appellant's record, (Book Form), (3 volumes), Completed on: 2016-07-11, (Electronic version filed on 2016-07-11) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-04-11 Notice of appeal, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-04-11, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-11) Deborah Louise Douez
2016-03-17 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Leave granted)
2016-03-11 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2016-03-11 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2016-03-10 Decision on the application for leave to appeal, CJ Mo Ga, The application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal for British Columbia (Vancouver), Number CA41917, 2015 BCCA 279, dated June 19, 2015, is granted with costs in the cause.
Granted, with costs
2016-02-08 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, CJ Mo Ga
2015-10-29 Applicant's reply to respondent's argument, (Book Form), Proof of service to come. Received 2015-11-02., Completed on: 2015-10-29, (Electronic version filed on 2015-11-02) Deborah Louise Douez
2015-10-19 Certificate (if inappropriate for a judge to take part in adjudication), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2015-10-19) Facebook, Inc.
2015-10-19 Book of authorities, (Book Form), (2 volumes) Facebook, Inc.
2015-10-19 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2015-10-19) Facebook, Inc.
2015-10-19 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2015-10-19) Facebook, Inc.
2015-10-19 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), Completed on: 2015-10-19, (Electronic version filed on 2015-10-19) Facebook, Inc.
2015-10-08 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, all parties to apologize about the wrong letter issued on September 29, 2015.
2015-09-29 Letter acknowledging receipt of a complete application for leave to appeal, file opened 2015-09-18.
2015-09-17 Book of authorities, (Book Form) Deborah Louise Douez
2015-09-17 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2015-09-17) Deborah Louise Douez
2015-09-17 Application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), (2 volumes), Proof of service missing. Received 2015-09-18. CA Order missing. CA Order received 2015-10-23., Completed on: 2015-10-27, (Electronic version filed on 2015-09-22) Deborah Louise Douez