This book is essential for: every lawyer engaged in a civil appeal in British Columbia.
Current to: September 28, 2010
The classic guide to appellate court practice
Holly Brinton's Civil Appeal Handbook is the only comprehensive guide to appellate court practice in British Columbia. The author has exhaustively researched the many hundreds of cases on civil appellate procedure, and has created a practice-oriented and accessible resource packed with over 700 pages of information. The Handbook is an easy-to-read guide that takes you step by step through the entire appellate process, clarifying difficult areas and providing succinct answers to issues that frequently arise.
With its definitive coverage of the Court of Appeal procedures and relevant, recent court authorities, the book is a must-have reference tool for every lawyer who does appellate work in British Columbia. The book is updated regularly, and subscriptions include forms and precedents on CD-ROM.
Highlights of the 2010 update
- commentary incorporates the amendments to the Court of Appeal Rules, and the new Supreme Court Civil Rules, which took effect on July 1, 2010
- all other features of the Manual, including the Registry flowcharts and checklists, and Forms, updated to reflect the amendments
- over 60 new appellate court decisions incorporated into the commentary
CLEBC Legal Editor