Docket

31815

Raymond Desrochers, et al. v. Department of Industry Canada, et al.

(Federal Court) (Civil) (By Leave)

Judgments on applications for leave to appeal are rendered by the Court, but are not necessarily unanimous.

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2010-03-26 Appeal closed
2010-03-25 Certificate of taxation issued to, Justin Bertrand
2010-03-24 Decision on the bill of costs, in the amount of $8,934.85, DeRg
2010-03-09 Submission of the bill of costs, DeRg
2009-11-19 Response to the bill of costs, Completed on: 2009-11-19 Department of Industry Canada
2009-09-04 Bill of costs, BOOKFORM (proofs of disbursements requested-rec'd Dec. 2/09), Completed on: 2009-12-02 Raymond Desrochers
2009-04-21 Decision on motion to vary pronouncement / order, CJ Bi LeB De Abe Cha Ro, The appellants’ motion to vary the judgment of this Court released on February 5, 2009, is dismissed with costs.
Dismissed, with costs
2009-04-01 Submission of motion to vary pronouncement / order, CJ Bi LeB De Abe Cha Ro
2009-03-18 Response to motion to vary pronouncement / order, (Letter Form), from Alain Préfontaine dated March 18/09, Completed on: 2009-03-18 Department of Industry Canada
2009-03-09 Motion to vary pronouncement / order, of the judgment (bookform), Completed on: 2009-03-09 Raymond Desrochers
2009-02-06 Formal judgment sent to the registrar of the court of appeal and all parties
2009-02-06 Judgment on appeal and notice of deposit of judgment sent to all parties
2009-02-05 Judgment on the appeal rendered, CJ Bi LeB De Abe Cha Ro, The appeal from the judgment of the Federal Court of Appeal, Number A-451-05, 2006 FCA 374, dated November 17, 2006, heard on May 20, 2008, is dismissed with costs to the appellants Raymond DesRochers and Corporation de développement économique communautaire CALDECH.
Dismissed, with costs
2008-06-05 Transcript received, (76 pages)
2008-05-20 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2008-05-20 Acknowledgement and consent for video taping of proceedings, from all parties
2008-05-20 Hearing of the appeal, 2008-05-20, CJ Bi LeB De Abe Cha Ro
Judgment reserved
2008-05-12 Notice of appearance, Me Alain Préfontaine and Me René LeBlanc will be present at the hearing. Department of Industry Canada
2008-05-09 Notice of appearance, Me Ronald F. Caza, Me Mark C. Power and Me Justin Bertrand will be present at the hearing. Raymond Desrochers
2008-05-06 Order by, De, FURTHER TO THE ORDER dated April 17, 2008, granting leave to intervene to the Fédération Franco-Ténoise;
IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED THAT the said intervener is granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding ten (10) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.
Granted
2008-05-06 Notice of appearance, Me Roger J.F. Lepage will be present at the hearing. Fédération Franco-Ténoise
2008-05-06 Notice of appearance, Me Pascale Giguère and Me Christine Ruest will be present at the hearing. Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada
2008-05-05 Intervener's book of authorities, Completed on: 2008-05-05 Fédération Franco-Ténoise
2008-05-05 Intervener's factum, Completed on: 2008-05-05 Fédération Franco-Ténoise
2008-05-01 Appellant's book of authorities, Supplementary, Completed on: 2008-05-01 Raymond Desrochers
2008-05-01 Appellant's factum, Supplementary, Completed on: 2008-05-01 Raymond Desrochers
2008-04-30 Order on motion to file a reply factum on appeal
2008-04-30 Decision on the motion to file a reply factum on appeal, of the appellants (5 pages), De
Granted
2008-04-30 Notice of appearance, Gaetan Migneault will be present at the hearing. Attorney General of New Brunswick
2008-04-29 Submission of motion to file a reply factum on appeal, De
2008-04-24 Response to motion to file a reply factum on appeal, (Letter Form), from Alain Préfontaine dated Apr. 24/08, Completed on: 2008-04-24 Department of Industry Canada
2008-04-17 Order on motion for leave to intervene, (BY DESCHAMPS J.)
2008-04-17 Decision on the motion for leave to intervene, De, The motion for an extension of time and for leave to intervene of the applicant, the Fédération Franco-Ténoise is granted and the intervener shall be entitled to serve and file a factum not to exceed 20 pages in length on or before May 5, 2008.
The request to present oral argument is deferred to a date following receipt and consideration of the written arguments of the parties and the intervener.
The intervener shall not be 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 intervener shall pay to the appellants and respondents any additional disbursements occasioned to the appellants and respondents by the intervention.
Granted
2008-04-17 Submission of motion for leave to intervene, De
2008-04-14 Motion to file a reply factum on appeal, not exceeding 5 pages (bookform), Completed on: 2008-04-14 Raymond Desrochers
2008-03-31 Intervener's factum - AG on constitutional question, CD rec'd on April 1, 2008, Completed on: 2008-03-31 Attorney General of the North West Territories
2008-03-31 Intervener's book of authorities, Completed on: 2008-03-31 Attorney General of the North West Territories
2008-03-25 Notice of appearance, Roger Tassé, Maxime Faille and Guy Régimbald will be present at the hearing. Attorney General of the North West Territories
2008-02-29 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), from Ronald F. Caza dated Feb. 29/08, Completed on: 2008-02-29 Raymond Desrochers
2008-02-28 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), from Alain Préfontaine dated Feb. 28/08, Completed on: 2008-02-28 Department of Industry Canada
2008-02-28 Notice of hearing sent to parties
2008-02-28 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2008-05-20, (previously scheduled on May 19, 08)
Judgment reserved
2008-02-26 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), from Pascale Giguère dated Feb. 26/08, Completed on: 2008-02-26 Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada
2008-02-22 Motion for leave to intervene, (joint with an extension of time), Completed on: 2008-02-22 Fédération Franco-Ténoise
2008-02-20 Order on motion to extend time
2008-02-20 Decision on motion to extend time, De, pour proroger le délai pour signifier et déposer l'avis d’intervention du Procureur général des Territoires du Nord-Ouest au 13 fév. 08; pour obtenir le délai pour signifier et déposer son mémoire et son recueil de sources au 30 mars 08; et obtenir la permission de plaider oralement
Granted
2008-02-20 Submission of motion to extend time, De
2008-02-20 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Ronald Caza dated Feb. 19/08 re: takes no position (cc. to all parties), Completed on: 2008-02-20 Raymond Desrochers
2008-02-19 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), from Pascale Giguère dated Feb. 19/08, Completed on: 2008-02-19 Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada
2008-02-18 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), from Alain Préfontaine dated Feb. 18/08, Completed on: 2008-02-18 Department of Industry Canada
2008-02-13 Motion to extend time, to file the Notice of intervention to Feb. 13/08, the intervener's factum and authorities to March 30/08 and make oral submission at the hearing, Completed on: 2008-02-13 Attorney General of the North West Territories
2008-02-13 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question Attorney General of the North West Territories
2008-02-13 Intervener's book of authorities, Completed on: 2008-02-13 Attorney General of New Brunswick
2008-02-13 Intervener's factum - AG on constitutional question, Completed on: 2008-02-13 Attorney General of New Brunswick
2008-01-30 Respondent's book of authorities, (Vol. I to V), Completed on: 2008-01-30 Department of Industry Canada
2008-01-30 Respondent's factum, (rec'd 24 copies of English version with CD), Completed on: 2008-01-30 Department of Industry Canada
2008-01-16 Appeal perfected for hearing
2007-11-21 Appellant's record, (Joint - Vol. I to XIII), Completed on: 2007-11-21 Raymond Desrochers
2007-11-21 Appellant's book of authorities, (Joint), Completed on: 2007-11-21 Raymond Desrochers
2007-11-21 Appellant's factum, Completed on: 2007-11-21 Raymond Desrochers
2007-09-28 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question Attorney General of New Brunswick
2007-08-31 Notice of constitutional question(s), (served on Aug. 31/07) Raymond Desrochers
2007-08-29 Order on motion to state a constitutional question, (BY THE CHIEF JUSTICE)
2007-08-29 Decision on the motion to state a constitutional question, CJ, Do s. 20(1) of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and Part IV of the Official Languages Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. 31, read in light of the principle of equality set out in s. 16(1) of the Charter, require Industry Canada to provide services of equal quality in both official languages?
Granted
2007-08-20 Submission of motion to state a constitutional question, CJ
2007-08-07 Reply to the motion to state a constitutional question, (Letter Form), from Pascale Giguère dated Aug. 7/07, Completed on: 2007-08-07 Raymond Desrochers
2007-08-01 Response to the motion to state a constitutional question, (Letter Form), from A. Préfontaine dated Aug. 1/07 (by fax), Completed on: 2007-08-01 Department of Industry Canada
2007-07-26 Notice of appeal, Completed on: 2007-07-26 Raymond Desrochers
2007-07-23 Motion to state a constitutional question, Completed on: 2007-07-23 Raymond Desrochers
2007-07-23 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Leave granted)
2007-06-22 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2007-06-22 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2007-06-21 Judgment of the Court on the application for leave to appeal, The motion to add the Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada as party applicant is granted. The application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Federal Court of Appeal, Number A-451-05, 2006 FCA 374, dated November 17, 2006, is granted with costs to Raymond Desrochers, Corporation de développement économique communautaire CALDECH and Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada in any event of the cause.
Granted, with costs
2007-06-21 Decision on motion to add or substitute parties
Granted
2007-05-07 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, Ba LeB F
2007-05-07 Submission of motion to add or substitute parties, Ba LeB F
2007-02-26 Applicant's reply to respondent's argument, Completed on: 2007-02-26 Raymond Desrochers
2007-02-15 Book of authorities Department of Industry Canada
2007-02-15 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, Completed on: 2007-02-15 Department of Industry Canada
2007-01-29 Reply to motion to add or substitute parties, Completed on: 2007-01-29 Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada
2007-01-24 Response to motion to add or substitute parties, (Letter Form), from Ronald F. Caza dated Jan. 24/07, Completed on: 2007-01-24 Raymond Desrochers
2007-01-22 Response to motion to add or substitute parties, (Letter Form), from Alain Préfontaine dated Jan. 22/07, Completed on: 2007-01-22 Department of Industry Canada
2007-01-17 Letter acknowledging receipt of a complete application for leave to appeal
2007-01-16 Book of authorities Raymond Desrochers
2007-01-16 Motion to add or substitute parties, the Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada as a co-applicant (bookform), Completed on: 2007-01-16 Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada
2007-01-16 Application for leave to appeal, Completed on: 2007-01-16 Raymond Desrochers