Supreme Court of Canada Decision: Contracts, Assignment

The Supreme Court of Canada released the following decision 2020-12-11:

Resolute FP Canada Inc v. Hydro-Quebec, 2020 SCC 43; File no. 38544

Case Brief

Whether 1965 contract made Hydro‑Québec forest products company’s other contracting party by way of assignment of 1926 contract, thereby enabling Hydro‑Québec to claim from company payment of levies imposed on it by two Quebec statutes.