Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz et al., 2001 BCSC 147

JudgeWilliamson, J.
CourtSupreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
Case DateJanuary 24, 2001
JurisdictionBritish Columbia
Citations2001 BCSC 147;[2001] B.C.T.C. 147 (SC)

Alliford Bay Logging v. Mychajlowycz, [2001] B.C.T.C. 147 (SC)

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Temp. Cite: [2001] B.C.T.C. TBEd. FE.010

Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. (plaintiff) v. Maryika Mychajlowycz, Friends of Clayoquot Sound, Valerie Langer, John Doe, Jane Doe and other persons unknown to the plaintiff Acting in concert with them (defendants)

(S002910; 2001 BCSC 147)

Indexed As: Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz et al.

British Columbia Supreme Court

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Williamson, J.

January 24, 2001.

Summary:

This headnote contains no summary.

Injunctions - Topic 695

Granting an injunction - Considerations affecting grant - Requirement of irreparable injury - See paragraphs 1 to 36.

Injunctions - Topic 5904

Particular matters - General - To restrain the doing of an illegal act - See paragraphs 1 to 36.

Injunctions - Topic 7078

Particular matters - Violation of statute - Criminal statute - See paragraphs 1 to 36.

Cases Noticed:

British Columbia (Attorney General) v. Wale et al. (1986), 9 B.C.L.R.(2d) 333 (C.A.), refd to. [para. 17].

Tlowitsis-Mumtagila v. MacMillan Bloedel Ltd., [1991] 4 W.W.R. 83 (B.C.C.A.), refd to. [para. 19].

International Forest Products Ltd. et al. v. Kern et al., [2000] B.C.T.C. 546; 78 B.C.L.R.(3d) 168 (S.C.), refd to. [para. 22].

MacMillan Bloedel Ltd. v. Greenpeace Canada et al., [1996] 2 S.C.R. 1048; 199 N.R. 279; 79 B.C.A.C. 135; 129 W.A.C. 135; 130 D.L.R.(4th) 385, refd to. [para. 23].

MacMillan Bloedel Ltd. v. Simpson - see MacMillan Bloedel Ltd. v. Greenpeace Canada et al.

Borowski v. Canada (Attorney General), [1989] 1 S.C.R. 342; 92 N.R. 110; 75 Sask.R. 82; 38 C.R.R. 232; 57 D.L.R.(4th) 231; 47 C.C.C.(3d) 1; 33 C.P.C.(2d) 105; [1989] 3 W.W.R. 97, refd to. [para. 26].

Counsel:

Malcolm O. Maclean, K. Michael Stephens and Simon R. Wells, for the plaintiff;

A. Cameron Ward, for the defendant, Valerie Langer;

No one appeared for the other defendants;

George H. Copley, for the Attorney General (amicus curiae).

This application was heard on January 15-17, 2001, before Williamson, J., of the British Columbia Supreme Court, who delivered the following decision on January 24, 2001.

Please note: The following judgment has not been edited.

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    • Irwin Books The Law of Equitable Remedies - Third edition
    • November 18, 2023
    ...206 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd v Mychajlowycz, 2001 BCSC 147 .............. 77 Almetals Inc v Wickeder Westfalenstahl, GmbH, 2008 WL 4791377 (US Dis Ct Mich 2008) .................................................................................541 Altertext Inc v Advanced Data Commu......
  • Interlocutory Injunctions: General Principles
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    • Irwin Books The Law of Equitable Remedies - Third edition
    • November 18, 2023
    ...Ltd v Rainforest Flying Squad , 2022 BCCA 26 at para 22 [ Teal Cedar Products ]. 230 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd v Mychajlowycz , 2001 BCSC 147; Slocan Forest Products Ltd v John Doe , 2000 BCSC 150. 231 Teal Cedar Products , above note 229 at para 34. 232 Ibid . THE LAW OF EQUITABLE......
  • Interlocutory Injunctions: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Archive The Law of Equitable Remedies. Second Edition
    • June 18, 2013
    ...Ltd. v. Bridges (1990), 54 B.C.L.R. (2d) 273 at 285 (C.A.). 133 2000 BCCA 500. 134 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz , 2001 BCSC 147; and Slocan Forest Products Ltd. v. John Doe , 2000 BCSC 150. Interlocutory Injunctions: General Principles 59 With respect to a suit agains......
  • Table of Cases
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Archive The Law of Equitable Remedies. Second Edition
    • June 18, 2013
    ...942, [1987] 3 All. E.R. 739 ................................................ 132 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz, 2001 BCSC 147 .............................................................................................. 58 The Law of equiTabLe Remedies 526 Altertext I......
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  • Teal Cedar Products Ltd. v. Rainforest Flying Squad, 2022 BCCA 26
    • Canada
    • Court of Appeal (British Columbia)
    • January 26, 2022
    ...the effective use of criminal proceedings that would actually prevent irreparable harm. In a subsequent decision in the same proceeding, 2001 BCSC 147, Williamson J. [23]      Thus, when law enforcement authorities fail to protect the legal rights of litigants such ......
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    • Supreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
    • May 12, 2010
    ...reputation. [23] I have given careful consideration to the cases cited by Mr. Black. In Alliford Bay Logging Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz et al , 2001 BCSC 147, the court was asked to issue an interlocutory injunction in respect of a violation of an existing interim injunction. However, there was o......
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    ...and “the status quo is in accordance with the views of the opponents of the [Project]”. [16] In Alliford Bay Logging v. Mychajlowycz, 2001 BCSC 147 [Alliford Bay], Williamson J. refused to enjoin conduct that was alleged to obstruct logging operations. Paragraphs 28 and 32 of the reasons re......
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  • Interlocutory Injunctions: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Archive The Law of Equitable Remedies. Second Edition
    • June 18, 2013
    ...Ltd. v. Bridges (1990), 54 B.C.L.R. (2d) 273 at 285 (C.A.). 133 2000 BCCA 500. 134 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz , 2001 BCSC 147; and Slocan Forest Products Ltd. v. John Doe , 2000 BCSC 150. Interlocutory Injunctions: General Principles 59 With respect to a suit agains......
  • Interlocutory Injunctions: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books The Law of Equitable Remedies - Third edition
    • November 18, 2023
    ...Ltd v Rainforest Flying Squad , 2022 BCCA 26 at para 22 [ Teal Cedar Products ]. 230 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd v Mychajlowycz , 2001 BCSC 147; Slocan Forest Products Ltd v John Doe , 2000 BCSC 150. 231 Teal Cedar Products , above note 229 at para 34. 232 Ibid . THE LAW OF EQUITABLE......
  • Table of Cases
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Archive The Law of Equitable Remedies. Second Edition
    • June 18, 2013
    ...942, [1987] 3 All. E.R. 739 ................................................ 132 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd. v. Mychajlowycz, 2001 BCSC 147 .............................................................................................. 58 The Law of equiTabLe Remedies 526 Altertext I......
  • Table of cases
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books The Law of Equitable Remedies - Third edition
    • November 18, 2023
    ...206 Alliford Bay Logging (Nanaimo) Ltd v Mychajlowycz, 2001 BCSC 147 .............. 77 Almetals Inc v Wickeder Westfalenstahl, GmbH, 2008 WL 4791377 (US Dis Ct Mich 2008) .................................................................................541 Altertext Inc v Advanced Data Commu......

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