Motions in Schmidt v the AG of Canada are set to be heard on Monday and Tuesday, October 20 and 21, beginning at 9:30a.m. on Monday. The hearing is to take place at the East Courtroom of the Supreme Court of Canada building in Ottawa.
Edgar Schmidt is a lawyer who was General Counsel in the Department of Justice Canada when the action was commenced. He was initially suspended without pay as a result of the commencement of the action that is the subject of this site, but the employment issues have now been settled. His legal practice has, for the past 23 years, been focused on the writing and interpretation of legislation.