This problem manifests when a GridField-managed relationship tries to
create an object that references the container from canEdit - the
container in this case has empty fields.
An example of that is a HomePage with CarouselItem - if the
CarouselItem::canEdit tries to call $this->Page()->canEdit(), the "Page"
will be a dummy object, not the actual instance of the HomePage that's
doing the manipulation.
This is similar to the behaviour of SiteTree::canEdit, which solves
this situation by falling back to "return