Docket

35231

Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc., et al. v. Simon Jacques, et al.

(Quebec) (Civil) (By Leave)

(Sealing order)

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

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2015-11-12 Appeal closed
2015-11-10 Discontinuance of the bill of costs, From Respondents: AG of Quebec & Simon Jacques, email dated November 10, 2015: costs have been settled (bill of costs was filed on Jan.20/2015). Simon Jacques
2015-11-02 Certificate of taxation issued to, Mr. Stéphane Hould
2015-11-02 Decision on the bill of costs, in the amount of $7,895.52, DeRg
2015-10-30 Submission of the bill of costs, DeRg
2015-03-18 Bill of costs, Completed on: 2015-03-18 Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2015-01-20 Bill of costs, Completed on: 2015-01-20 Simon Jacques
2015-01-20 Bill of costs, Completed on: 2015-01-20 Attorney General of Quebec
2015-01-19 Response to the bill of costs, Completed on: 2015-01-19 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-10-20 Formal judgment sent to the registrar of the court of appeal and all parties
2014-10-20 Judgment on appeal and notice of deposit of judgment sent to all parties
2014-10-17 Judgment on the appeal rendered, CJ LeB Abe Ro Cro Mo Wa, The appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal of Quebec (Québec), Number 200-09-007782-128, 2012 QCCA 2266, dated December 17, 2012, heard on April 24, 2014, is dismissed with costs. Abella J. is dissenting.
Dismissed, with costs
2014-05-12 Transcript received, 189 pages
2014-04-24 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2014-04-24 Hearing of the appeal, 2014-04-24, CJ LeB Abe Ro Cro Mo Wa
Judgment reserved
2014-04-24 General proceeding, (Letter Form), Questionnaire re: sealed documents - joint with 35226 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-04-24 Appellant's condensed book, (Book Form), Filed in Court Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-04-24 Respondent's condensed book, (Book Form), Joint with 35226 Simon Jacques
2014-04-24 Respondent's condensed book, (Book Form), Joint with 35226 Attorney General of Quebec
2014-04-23 Respondent's condensed book, (Book Form), Joint with 35226, (Printed version filed on 2014-04-24) Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-04-23 Correspondence received from, Request for 2 reserved seats Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-04-22 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), (Joint with 35226) Pierre Landry re: Me Lacroix will also be participating on behalf of AGQ Attorney General of Quebec
2014-04-15 Correspondence received from, 2 reserved seats requested Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-04-11 Correspondence received from, Bernier Beaudry, re: proposal for oral argument Simon Jacques
2014-04-10 Correspondence received from, Guy Régimbald, re: consents to the Attorney General of Canada's request to be removed from the style of cause (original received April 11, 2014) Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-04-09 Notice of appearance, Jean-Philippe Groleau, Louis A. Bélanger, Q.C., Louis-Martin O'Neil, Julie Girard, Louis Belleau Ad.E., Julie Girard, Louis Belleau, Ad.E., Julie Chenette, Sylvain Lussier, Elizabeth Meloche, Sidney Elbaz, Rachel April Giguère and Marie-Geneviève Masson will be appearing and Mr. Groleau and Bélanger will be making oral submission. Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-04-09 Notice of appearance, Stéphane Hould and François Lacasse will be appearing and Me Lacasse will make oral submission Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-04-07 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Joint with 35226, Completed on: 2014-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2014-04-07) Attorney General of Ontario
2014-04-07 Intervener's factum - AG on constitutional question, (Book Form), Joint with 35226, Completed on: 2014-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2014-04-07) Attorney General of Ontario
2014-04-04 Correspondence received from, Jean-Philippe Groleau, et al., re: proposal for the time distribution for oral argument Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-04-01 Notice of appearance, Deborah Calderwood and Megan Stephens will be appearing Attorney General of Ontario
2014-03-21 Correspondence received from, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg s.e.n.c.r.l., s.r.l. re: oral argument Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2014-03-20 Correspondence received from, Patricia Blair dated 2014-03-20 re: request for 1 reserved seat Attorney General of Quebec
2014-03-20 Notice of appearance, Dominique A. Jobin, Patricia Blair and Émilie-Annick Landry-Legault will be present at the hearing. Ms. Jobin will present oral argument. Attorney General of Quebec
2014-03-17 Notice of appearance, Pierre LeBel, Guy Paquette, John A. Gadler, Nicolas Guimond and Claudia Lalancette will be appearing and Mr. LeBel and Paquette will make oral submission. Simon Jacques
2014-03-13 Notice of hearing sent to parties, (by fax)
2014-03-05 Correspondence received from, Pierre LeBel dated 2014-03-05. Re: Part of the record is sealed Simon Jacques
2014-03-05 Appeal perfected for hearing
2014-03-04 Correspondence received from, Jude Pattenden rec'd by e-mail re: AGC will not be participating Attorney General of Canada
2014-03-04 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2014-04-24, (To be heard with 35226)
Judgment reserved
2014-02-28 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Electronic version filed on 2014-02-28) Simon Jacques
2014-02-28 Respondent's book of authorities, (3 volumes), Completed on: 2014-02-28 Simon Jacques
2014-02-28 Respondent's record, SEALED - Redacted copies filed on March 5, 2014 (2 copies), Completed on: 2014-02-28 Simon Jacques
2014-02-28 Respondent's factum, Completed on: 2014-02-28 Simon Jacques
2014-02-28 Respondent's book of authorities, Joint with 35226 (2 volumes), Completed on: 2014-02-28 Attorney General of Quebec
2014-02-28 Respondent's factum, Joint with 35226, Completed on: 2014-02-28 Attorney General of Quebec
2014-02-28 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Printed version filed on 2014-02-28) Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-02-28 Respondent's book of authorities, Joint with 35226 (2 volumes), Completed on: 2014-02-28 Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-02-28 Respondent's record, Completed on: 2014-02-28 Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-02-28 Respondent's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2014-02-28 Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2014-02-25 Correspondence received from, Robert Frater by fax re: request to remove AGC from the style of cause. Attorney General of Canada
2013-12-19 Correspondence received from, Guy Régimbald dated 2013-12-19. Re: Gowlings will be acting as agent for Couche-Tard Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-12-16 Appellant's book of authorities, Joint (5 volumes), Completed on: 2013-12-16 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-12-16 Appellant's record, Joint, Completed on: 2013-12-16 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-12-16 Appellant's factum, Joint, Completed on: 2013-12-16 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-10-29 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question Attorney General of Ontario
2013-10-01 Notice of constitutional question(s), (served on October 1, 2013) Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-09-23 Order on motion to state a constitutional question, (by THE CHIEF JUSTICE)
2013-09-23 Decision on the motion to state a constitutional question, (Revised September 24, 2013), CJ, UPON APPLICATIONS by the appellants for an order stating constitutional questions in the above appeals;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT THE CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTION BE STATED AS FOLLOWS:
1. Does art. 402 of the Code of Civil Procedure, R.S.Q., c. C-25, apply constitutionally having regard to the legislative authority of Parliament under s. 91(27) of the Constitution Act, 1867?
Any Attorney General who intervenes pursuant to Rule 61(4) shall pay the appellants and respondents the costs of any additional disbursements they incur as a result of the intervention.
Allowed in part
2013-09-23 Submission of motion to state a constitutional question, CJ
2013-08-21 Reply to the motion to state a constitutional question, (Letter Form), from Jean-Philippe Groleau dated Aug. 21/13 (joint with 35226), Completed on: 2013-08-21 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-08-16 Response to the motion to state a constitutional question, (Letter Form), from Nicolas Guimond dated Aug. 16/13 (joint with 35226), Completed on: 2013-08-16 Simon Jacques
2013-08-16 Correspondence received from, Ève Lapointe dated Aug 16/13 re: will act as agent Simon Jacques
2013-08-16 Response to the motion to state a constitutional question, (Letter Form), from Patricia Blair dated Aug. 16/13 (joint with 35226), Completed on: 2013-08-16 Attorney General of Quebec
2013-08-16 Response to the motion to state a constitutional question, (Letter Form), from François Lacasse dated Aug. 16/13 (joint with 35226), Completed on: 2013-08-16 Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2013-08-06 Motion to state a constitutional question, Completed on: 2013-08-06 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-08-06 Notice of appeal, Completed on: 2013-08-06 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-07-23 Correspondence received from, Pierre LeBel dated July 23, 2013. Re: Change of Law firm Simon Jacques
2013-07-03 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Leave granted)
2013-06-07 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2013-06-07 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2013-06-06 Judgment of the Court on the application for leave to appeal, The motion for an extension of time to serve and file the application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Superior Court of Quebec, Number 200-06-000102-080, 2012 QCCS 2954, dated June 28, 2012, is dismissed. The application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal of Quebec (Québec), Number 200-09-007782-128, 2012 QCCA 2266, dated December 17, 2012, is granted with costs in the cause.
Granted, with costs in the cause
2013-06-06 Decision on motion to extend time to file and /or serve the leave application, see judgment
Dismissed
2013-04-29 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, LeB Ka Wa
2013-04-29 Submission of motion to extend time to file and/ or serve the leave application, LeB Ka Wa
2013-04-04 Book of authorities, (Book Form), 1st and 2nd application - service missing Simon Jacques
2013-03-26 Book of authorities, (Book Form), in support of reply Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-03-25 Book of authorities, (Book Form), 1st and 2nd application Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-03-25 Applicant's reply to respondent's argument, (Book Form), to both 1st and 2nd application - CD rec'd Apr. 8/13, Completed on: 2013-03-25 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-03-19 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), Vol. 1 and 2 - 1st APPLICATION - service rec'd Apr. 3/13, Completed on: 2013-04-08 Simon Jacques
2013-03-18 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Letter Form), tof the 1st and 2nd application and response to extension of time, the DPPC takes the position of the AGQ., Completed on: 2013-03-18 Director of Public Prosecutions of Canada
2013-03-18 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), Vol 1 to 6, 2nd application, Volume 6 is SEALED - service rec'd Apr. 3/13, Completed on: 2013-04-08 Simon Jacques
2013-03-15 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), 1st application - Form 25B rec'd Mar. 28/13 - CD rec'd Apr. 3/13, Completed on: 2013-04-08 Attorney General of Quebec
2013-03-15 Response to the motion to extend the time to file and / or serve the leave application, I2nd application - included in response, Completed on: 2013-03-15 Attorney General of Quebec
2013-03-15 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), 2nd application and response to extension of time - Form 25B rec'd Mar. 28/13 - electronic version rec'd April 3/13, Completed on: 2013-04-08 Attorney General of Quebec
2013-03-11 General proceeding, Supplemental Form 25B Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-03-01 Letter acknowledging receipt of a complete application for leave to appeal
2013-02-25 Correspondence received from, Patricia Blair will file a response to the extension of time with their response. Attorney General of Quebec
2013-02-15 Book of authorities, (Book Form), (3 vol) filed with the 2nd APPLICATION Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-02-15 Motion to extend the time to file and or serve the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), included in 2ND APPLICATION, Completed on: 2013-02-15 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-02-15 Application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), SECOND APPLICATION ((2 vol.) Appealing the decision of the SC - Affidavit of service rec'd Feb. 18/13 - extension of time included, Completed on: 2013-02-25 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-02-15 Correspondence received from, Order from the Quebec Superior Court permitting the service by email Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.
2013-02-15 Application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), FIRST APPLICATION (Vol. 1 to 3) Service rec'd Feb. 18/13, Completed on: 2013-02-15 Couche-Tard Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., Dépan-Escompte Couche-Tard Inc.