Contents


BC Human Rights Tribunal

Legal Authorities

  1. Supreme Court of Canada Decisions
    If a participant wants to rely on a Supreme Court of Canada decision listed on the attached sheet, the participant:
    1. should provide the Tribunal with only a copy of the cover page and the relevant pages from the decision, and
    2. must provide the other participants with a copy of the full decision, unless the participants agree otherwise.
  2. BC Human Rights Tribunal Decisions
    If a participant wants to rely on a BC Human Rights Tribunal decision, the participant:
    1. should provide the Tribunal with only a copy of the cover page and a copy of the relevant pages from the decision, and
    2. must provide the other participants with a copy of the full decision, unless the participants agree otherwise.
  3. Highlighting copies of legal authorities
    The Tribunal encourages participants to highlight the relevant portions of legal authorities provided to the Tribunal and other participants.

    Heather M. MacNaughton
    Chair
    March 31, 2003

BC Human Rights Tribunal
Practice Direction
Legal Authorities

Supreme Court of Canada Decisions

  1. Andrews v. Law Society of British Columbia, [1989] 1 S.C.R. 143, 10 C.H.R.R. D/5719
  2. Auton (Guardian ad litem of) v. British Columbia
    (Attorney General)
    , [2004] 3 S.C.R. 657, 2004 SCC 78
  3. Battlefords and District Co-Operative Ltd. v. Gibbs, [1996] 3 S.C.R. 566
  4. Blencoe v. British Columbia (Human Rights Commission), [2000] 2 S.C.R. 307, 2000 SCC 44
  5. British Columbia (P.S.E.R.C.) v. B.C.G.S.E.U., [1999] 3 S.C.R. 3 ("Meiorin")
  6. British Columbia (Superintendent of Motor Vehicles) v. British Columbia (Council of Human Rights), [1999] 3 S.C.R. 868 ("Grismer")
  7. Brooks v. Canada Safeway Ltd., [1989] 1 S.C.R. 1219
  8. Brossard (Town) v. Québec (Commission des droits de la personne), [1988] 2 S.C.R. 279, 10 C.H.R.R. D/5515
  9. C.N. v. Canada (Human Rights Commission), [1987] 1 S.C.R. 1114, 8 C.H.R.R. D/4210 ("Action Travail")
  10. Central Alberta Dairy Pool v. Alberta (Human Rights Commission), [1990] 2 S.C.R. 489, 12 C.H.R.R. D/417
  11. Central Okanagan School District No. 23 v. Renaud, [1992] 2 S.C.R. 970, 16 C.H.R.R. D/425
  12. Commission scolaire régionale de Chambly v. Bergevin, [1994] 2 S.C.R. 525, 22 C.H.R.R. D/1
  13. Council of Canadians with Disabilities v. Via Rail
    Canada Inc.
    , [2007] 1 S.C.R. 650, 2007 SCC 15
  14. Eldridge v. British Columbia (Attorney General), [1997] 3 S.C.R. 624
  15. Gould v. Yukon Order of Pioneers, [1996] 1 S.C.R. 571
  16. Hydro-Québec v. Syndicat des employé-e-s de techniques
    professionnelles et de bureau d'Hydro-Québec, section
    locale 2000
    (SCFP-FTQ), 2008 SCC 43
  17. Janzen v. Platy Enterprises Ltd., [1989] 1 S.C.R. 1252, 10 C.H.R.R. D/6205
  18. Large v. Stratford (City), [1995] 3 S.C.R. 733, 24 C.H.R.R. D/1
  19. Law v. Canada (M.E.I.), [1999] 1 S.C.R. 497
  20. McGill University Health Centre (Montreal General
    Hospital) v. Syndicat des employés de l'Hôpital général
    de Montréal
    , [2007] 1 S.C.R. 161, 2007 SCC 4
  21. Ontario (Human Rights Commissioner) v. Etobicoke (Borough), [1982] 1 S.C.R. 202, 3 C.H.R.R. D/ 781 (i.e. D/781)
  22. Ontario (Human Rights Commission) v. Simpson-Sears Ltd., [1985] 2 S.C.R. 536, 7 C.H.R.R. D/3102 ("O'Malley")
  23. Québec (Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse) v. Montréal (City); Quebec (Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse) v. Boisbriand (City), [2000] 1 S.C.R. 665, 2000 SCC 27
  24. R. v. Kapp, 2008 SCC 41
  25. Robichaud v. Canada (Treasury Board), [1987] 2 S.C.R. 84, 8 C.H.R.R. D/4326
  26. Ross v. New Brunswick School District No. 15, [1996] 1 S.C.R. 825, 25 C.H.R.R. D/175
  27. University of British Columbia v. Berg, [1993] 2 S.C.R. 353, 18 C.H.R.R. D/310
  28. Winnipeg School Division No. 1 v. Craton, [1985] 2 S.C.R. 150, 6 C.H.R.R. D/3014
  29. Zurich Insurance Co. v. Ontario (Human Rights Commission), [1992] 2 S.C.R. 321, 16 C.H.R.R. D/255