The classic guide to BC appellate court practice
This publication is essential for: lawyers and support teams needing direction on civil appeal procedure in British Columbia.
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The Civil Appeal Handbook is your comprehensive companion to civil appellate law, practice, and procedure in British Columbia. Holly Brinton and Peter Senkpiel have thoroughly researched the many hundreds of cases on appellate practice to create this definitive text supported by ample references to statutes, case law, and academia. You will be confident in dealing with all appellate issues, from the BC Court of Appeal’s jurisdiction through to issues arising post-hearing.
With this resource, you will be able to:
- plan an appeal strategy after reviewing your client’s situation
- understand the nuances of appellate court procedure
- identify opportunities for persuasive advocacy during the appeal process
Buy today and prepare appeals with confidence!
Highlights of the 2019 update
- new case law and other practice developments to January 15, 2019
- commentary on topics including:
- practical effects of a party obtaining impoverished status
- criteria for obtaining intervenor status and standing to appeal
- procedural considerations relating to the appeal and alteration of costs orders
- reinstating preservation orders in lieu of, or in addition to, a Mareva injunction
- additions to commentary on the standard of review for numerous types of appeals
- appealing orders under the Companies Creditors’ Arrangement Act and the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
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CLEBC Legal Editor