ID Theft First Aid


Judicial Reviews

An application for judicial review of a Commissioner's order must be made not later than 45 days after the person making the application receives a copy of the order. The application is made to the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta. For more information, visit Alberta Courts

Electronic copies of Judicial Review documents are not available on the OIPC website.

Reported Judicial Review decisions are available on the Alberta Courts website at www.albertacourts.ca.


Oral unreported judicial review decisions are available from the Court of Queen's Bench Civil Court/Counter at (780) 422-2437. You will need to cite the action number or names of the parties involved when you make your request.

 

Judicial Review - R. v. Roy, Dec. 03, 1996
(Oral Decision)

OIPC Order # - 96-006

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 9603-16335, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Lutz J.)

Decision - Order 96-006 upheld. Application for judicial review dismissed.


Judicial Review - University of Alberta v. Pylypiuk, March 28, 2002
ABQB 0022

OIPC Order # - 2000-032

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0103-13192, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Gallant J.)

Decision - Order 2000-032 quashed and returned to the Commissioner for reconsideration. The Commissioner's reconsideration was released as Order F2002-030R.

Judicial Review - Alberta (Attorney General) v. Krushell, March 18, 2003
2003 ABQB 252

OIPC Order # - F2002-022

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0203-19075, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Bielby J.)

Decision - Order F2002-022 quashed.

Judicial Review - Shields v. Information and Privacy Commissioner, June 24, 2004
2004 ABQB 353

OIPC Order # - F2003-003

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0303-22522, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Germain J.)

Decision - Order F2003-003 quashed and returned to the Commissioner for reconsideration. The Commissioner has not yet reconsidered Order F2003-003.

Judicial Review - Qualicare Health Service Corporation v. Alberta (Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner), July 11, 2006
2006 ABQB 515

OIPC Order # - F2005-009

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0503-15011, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Topolniski, J.)

Decision - Commissioner's decision upheld on judicial review.

Judicial Review - Stubicar v. Alberta (Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner), July 13, 2007
2007 ABQB 480; 2008 ABCA 357

OIPC Order # - H2006-003

Registry Number, Court and Justice – Action No. 0601-12957, Calgary Court of Queen’s Bench (Hawco J.)
Court of Appeal (Hunt, J.A.; Watson, J.A.; Rowbothom, J.A.)

Decision - Commissioner’s decision upheld on judicial review and appeal.

Judicial Review – Canada Safeway Limited v. Shineton, December 19, 2007
2007 ABQB 773

OIPC Order # - P2005-006

Registry Number, Court and Justice – Action No. 0701-02368, Calgary Court of Queen’s Bench (Hart, J.)

Decision - Commissioner’s decision upheld on judicial review.

Judicial Review – IMS Health Canada, Limited. v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner, April 2, 2008
2008 ABQB 213

OIPC Order # - H2002-003

Registry Number, Court and Justice – Action No. 0303-06949, Edmonton Court of Queen’s Bench (Ross, J.)

Decision - Order H2002-003 quashed.

Judicial Review – Alberta Teachers’ Association v. Information and Privacy Commissioner – October 9, 2008 (Oral Decision); January 27, 2010; December 14, 2011. 2010 ABCA 26; 2011 SCC 61

OIPC Order # - P2007-014

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0803-05720, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Marshall, J.)

Decision - Order P2007-014 quashed on other grounds. Appeal dismissed. Order P2007-014 reinstated by the Supreme Court of Canada.

Judicial Review – Business Watch International Inc. v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) – January 8, 2009; February 26, 2009
2009 ABQB 10; 2009 ABQB 79

OIPC Order # - F2007-001, F2007-002, P2007-001

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action Nos. 0803-04984, 0803-04558, 0803-04581, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Veit, J.)

Decision - Orders F2007-001, F2007-002, P2007-001 quashed. Applications for costs denied.

Judicial Review – University of Alberta. v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) – February 26, 2009 2009 ABQB 112

OIPC Order # - F2007-015

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0703-16314, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Yamauchi, J.)

Decision - Order F2007-015 upheld. Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Penny Lane Entertainment Group v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) - March 6, 2009

2009 ABQB 140

OIPC Order # - P2006-011

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0801-03679, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Phillips, J.)

Decision - Order P2006-011 upheld.  Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Caritas Health Group v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) March 26, 2009

2009 ABQB 186

OIPC Order # - F2008-012, H2008-003

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0803-17642, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Burrows, J.)

Decision - Orders F2008-012, H2008-003 upheld.  Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Lycka v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) - April 17, 2009

2009 ABQB 245

OIPC Order # - H2007-001, H2007-004, P2007-006

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action Nos. 0803-03257, 0803-03258, 0803-03260, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Verville, J.)

Decision - Orders H2007-001, H2007-004, P2007-006 quashed.

Judicial Review - Edmonton Police Service v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) May 1, 2009; October 16, 2009

2009 ABQB 268; 2009 ABQB 593

OIPC Order # - F2007-028

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0803-04051, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Nielson, J.)

Decision - The Commissioner did not lose jurisdiction to issue Order F2007-028.  Order confirmed, except for that part directing a search of back up records, which was set aside and remitted to the Commissioner for reconsideration.

Judicial Review - Capital Health v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) May 29, 2009

2009 ABQB 333

OIPC Order # - H2008-005

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0903-00393, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Verville J.)

Decision - Order H2008-005 set aside and returned for reconsideration.

Judicial Review - Alberta (Employment and Immigration) v. Alberta Federation of Labour - June 5, 2009; September 30, 2009; October 8, 2010

2009 ABQB 344; 2009 ABQB 574; 2010 ABCA 304 

OIPC Decisions #F2008-D-001, F2008-D-002

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0803-15708, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Verville J.)

Decision - Decisions F2008-D-001 and F2008-D-002 quashed.  Matter remitted to a different adjudicator.  Appeal dismissed.

Judicial Review - Leon's Furniture Limited v. Curtis - June 18, 2009 (Oral Decision); March 28, 2011; November 24, 2011.

2011 ABCA 94
2011 SCC No. 34279

OIPC Order # - P2008-004

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0801-12471, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Nation J.)

Decision - Order P2008-004 upheld on judicial review and quashed on appeal. Leave to Appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada dismissed.

Judicial Review - Calgary Police Service v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) February 2, 2010

2010 ABQB 82

OIPC Order # - F2008-009

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0801-11713, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (McMahon, J.)

Decision - Order F2008-009 upheld in part and quashed in part.

Judicial Review - University of Alberta v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), February 4, 2010

2010 ABQB 89

OIPC Order # - F2009-005

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0903-09444, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Manderscheid, J.)

Decision - Order F2009-005 upheld in part and quashed in part on that portion ordering the University to search its backup records, which was remitted.

Judicial Review - Real Estate Council of Alberta v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), September 22, 2010

2010 ABQB 598

OIPC Order # - P2009-004

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0903-20423, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Burrows, J.)

Decision - Order P2009-004 upheld.  Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Alberta (Solicitor General and Public Security) v. Jason Van Russal and Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), November 3, 2010

(Order Pronounced)

OIPC Decision # - F2009-D-001

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0903-15963, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Hillier, J.)

Decision - Decision F2009-D-001 upheld.  Application for judicial review dismissed on terms.

Judicial Review - Alberta Teachers' Association v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), January 13, 2011

2011 ABQB 19

OIPC Decision # - F2009-D-001

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1003-09672, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Graessar, J.)

Decision - Decision F2009-D-001 quashed on other grounds and remitted.

Judicial Review - Mount Royal University v. Carter, January 18, 2011

2011 ABQB 28

OIPC Order # - F2009-026

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1001-05048, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Wilson, J.)

Decision - Order F2009-026 upheld.  Application for Judicial Review denied.

Judicial Review - Edmonton (City) v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), April 6, 2011

2011 ABQB 226

OIPC Order # - F2009-019 and  # - F2009-020

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No.  1003 03929;

Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Moen, J.)

Decision - Order F2009-019 and Order F2009-020 quashed and remitted.

Judicial Review - Edmonton Police Commission v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), April 29, 2011

2011 ABQB 291

OIPC Order # - F2008-021

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No.  0903 13520,

Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Clackson, J.)

Decision - Order F2008-021 quashed on other grounds and remitted.

Judicial Review - United Food and Commercial Workers, Local 401 v. Alberta (Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner), June 30, 2011; April 30, 2012; November 15, 2013

2011 ABQB 415

2012 ABCA 130 

2013  SCC 62

OIPC Order # - P2008-008

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0903-05953, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Goss J.)

Decision - Order P2008-008 partly upheld and partly quashed on constitutional grounds.  On appeal, remedy granted by Chambers judge varied; order quashing offending portions of Adjudicator's decision affirmed.  On appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada, order quashed as PIPA declared to be unconstitutional. 

Judicial Review - Alberta Health Services v. Alberta (Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner), September 9, 2011 (Oral Decision) 

OIPC Order # - H2010-003

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1103-01171, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Hillier, J.)

Decision - Order H2010-003 upheld.  Application for judicial review denied.

Judicial Review - Oleynik v. University of Calgary, March 23, 2012; March 26, 2013 

2012 ABQB 189; 2013 ABCA  105

OIPC Order # - F2009-022 

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1101-09075, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Veit, J.)

Decision - Order F2009-022 upheld.  Appeal dismissed.  

Judicial Review - University of Alberta v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), April 16, 2012 

2012 ABQB 247

OIPC Order # - F2009-023 

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1003-05907, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Lee, J.)

Decision - Order F2009-023 quashed.  Application for judicial review granted.  

Judicial Review - Association of Academic Staff of the University of Alberta v. University of Alberta, April 16, 2012 

2012 ABQB 248

OIPC Order # - F2009-023 

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1101-08133, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Lee, J.)

Decision - Application for judicial review dismissed.  

Judicial Review - Bonsma v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) May 8, 2012 

2012 ABQB 294

OIPC Order # - F2010-029
Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1103-08500, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Ross, J.)

Decision - Application for judicial review dismissed as moot.  

Judicial Review - Agriculture Financial Services Corporation v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), June 15, 2012

2012 ABQB 397

OIPC Order # - F2010-030 

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1103-16169, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Gill, J.)

Decision - Order F2010-030 upheld.  Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Edmonton Police Service v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), September 27, 2012

2012 ABQB 595

OIPC Order # - F2008-027

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0903-11404, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Ross, J.)

Decision - Order F2008-027 upheld. Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Leung v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), October 25, 2012 (Oral Decision)

OIPC Order # - F2012-01

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1203-03564, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Macklin, J.)

Decision - Order F2012-01 upheld. Application for judicial review dismissed.

Judicial Review - Alberta Teacher's Association v. Buffalo Trail PUblic Schools Regional Division No. 28, May 10, 2013

2013 ABQB 283

OIPC Order # - F2010-37

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1101-13977, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Hughes J.)


Decision - Order F2013-37 quashed and remitted. 

Judicial Review - Imperial Oil Limited v. Calgary (City), July 12, 2013; July 16, 2014

2013 ABQB 393

2014 ABCA 231

OIPC Order # - F2005-030

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 0801-00878, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Stevens, J.)

Decision - Order F2005-030 quashed. Appeal dismissed.

Judicial Review - Workers' Compensation Board v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner), February 18, 2014

2014 ABQB 99

OIPC Order # - F2013-11

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1303-07421, Edmonton Court of Queen's Bench (Verville, J.)

Decision - Order F2013-11 upheld, except to the extent that the order precludes regular prepaid mail to be used to send health information where registered mail is not expressly required by statute.

Judicial Review - Peter Choate & Associates Ltd. v. Dahlseide, February 27, 2014

2014 ABQB 117

OIPC Order # - P2012-05

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1201-11057, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Jeffrey, J.)

Decision - Order P2012-05 upheld. Application for judicial review denied.

Judicial Review - Calgary Board of Education v. Alberta (Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner), March 31, 2014

2014 ABQB 189

OIPC Order # - F2009-048

Registry Number, Court and Justice - Action No. 1201-00480, Calgary Court of Queen's Bench (Hunt McDonald, J.)

Decision - Order F2009-048 upheld.