Eric Mendelsohn est un avocat montréalais, membre du Barreau du Québec, du Barreau de l’Ontario et du Barreau de l’État de New York. Il a été auxiliaire de justice auprès de l’ancienne juge en chef de la Cour suprême Beverley McLachlin.

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The faulty received wisdom around the notwithstanding clause

(This article has been translated into French.) Section 33 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms has often been described, including by the Supreme Court of Canada, as an “override provision” that allows legislation to override Charter rights and freedoms. According to received wisdom, the …

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The radicalism of Quebec’s Bill 21

A move for closure on the debate and a marathon weekend session at the Quebec National Assembly saw the contentious Bill 21 finally pass, 73 to 35. The legislation prohibits public-school teachers, government lawyers, judges …

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