Adequacy of Reasons
March 8, 2013
posted in: Legal Updates
Construction Labour Relations v. Driver Iron Inc., 2012 SCC 65
Another judgment from the Supreme Court of Canada on the adequacy of reasons from an administrative tribunal. It is very brief and to the point. The Supreme Court has again emphasized that administrative tribunals do not need to prepare exhaustive reasons to fulfill the duty to provide reasons for a decision.
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